Mike has been a Lion for over 26 years, joining the Lake Ridge Lions in 1987. He has served as club Secretary and President, and as club Treasurer since 1997. He has received the 100% Secretary and 100% Treasurer Awards, and was recognized by the club as Lion of the Year in 1996 and 2005. Mike is a Progressive Melvin Jones Fellow. In 2004, he helped organize Lake Ridge Lions Club Charities, the club’s 501(c)(3) charitable organization, and serves as its Treasurer and business manager. At the District level, Mike has served as Cabinet Secretary-Treasurer, Treasurer, and Treasurer of the multi-District National Memorial Day Parade program. He received the MD 24 Council of Governors' award in 2010, 2011 and 2013. Mike is retired from the Comptroller of the Currency and lives in Lake Ridge with his spouse Caroline.