Mike’s business career includes 24 years as an owner and nine as a corporate executive with full profit/loss responsibility. He successfully led and transitioned various types of businesses – corporate, family, and entrepreneurial (start-ups and multi-owner) that provided consulting services in risk management, bonding, succession planning, and employee benefits. Last position in this industry was President of the 81st largest US insurance brokerage firm in 2008.
Consistent growth was achieved organically and through strategic acquisitions in an ever changing and consolidating business environment. Organizations served were primarily Texas based, privately held, middle-market companies that operated across a wide variety of industries including: construction, manufacturing, finance, technology, banking, wholesale, and retail.
Mike lives in Fort Worth and has worked in the Dallas-Fort Worth/north Texas region for the majority of his career. He has a BS in Business Administration, is a licensed risk manager, earned the CIC designation, and served in a variety of leadership roles in area community and professional organizations. Mike is married to Diane and they have two daughters.