Mike was born and raised in Charlotte, NC. He went to West Mecklenburg High School where he played football and basketball at a high level and attended Central Piedmont Community College. His experience in construction includes 8 years of commercial roofing and metal work and 5+ years of construction work. On his time off he loves to hang with his closest friends and play basketball, golf, paintball, or just go watch a great movie! He is also a huge Carolina Panthers fan and has been since 1995-96.