Mike has 30+ years of engineering experience in heavy equipment, ground transportation, aerospace, electronics and consumer electronics.

In 2000, Mike joined Whirlpool Corporation in the capacity of global controls and electronics manager. While in this role, Mike was an ex-pat for one year in Joinville, Brazil, where he launched a controls and electronics organization focused solely on serving North American and European markets. He also established Whirlpool’s first globally compatible controls and electronics architecture. In 2005, Mike took responsibility for the global development of ice and water systems.

In 2013, with the closing of Whirlpool in Evansville, Mike co-founded Envolve Engineering and, from 2013 -2020 developed custom engineering solutions for customers in all areas of industry.

Mike received Bachelor and Master degrees in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University (West Lafayette, IN) in 1990 and 1998 respectively.

His hobbies include powerlifting, where he serves as the president of the American Drug-Free Powerlifting Federation, wrestling, hunting, fishing and most outdoor activities.