Mike and his wife, Vicki, live in Blue Springs, Missouri, a suburb of Kansas City. They have two sons, a daughter, a daughter-in-law and a granddaughter.
Serves as President of Youthfront, a Youth Ministry organization. Youthfront works to bring youth into a growing relationship with Jesus Christ by creating environments where spiritual transformation occurs, by working with those who are involved in the spiritual formation of youth and by providing church-assisting events. Youthfront provides programs, services, resources and training. Mike is also on the Pastoral staff of Jacob's Well in Kansas City.
Mike recently completed his second M.A., this one in Theological Studies: Christian History and Thought. Mike is an Adjunct Professor at Nazarene Theological Seminary. He serves as the Executive Editor of Immerse: A Journal of Faith, Life and Youth Ministry. Mike is a co-founder and Chair of the Board of The Wild Goose Festival.
Enjoys family, traveling, reading, history, music, art, movies, sports, scuba diving and running. He is an active member at Jacob's Well and his local community.