Mike graduated Cum Laude from the Medical College of Georgia with a B.S. in Respiratory Therapy. He has contributed to the collaboration of various cardiac and pulmonary medical research protocols. His past athletic training includes athletes of all stature, including NFL players.
Mike has had many personal accomplishments as an athlete himself. Accolades include: US National Championship (USATF) 3000 meter Steeplechase (2007); North American/Caribbean Masters 45+ Champion 3000 meter Steeplechase (2008); and Texas State 1500 meter and 5000 meter Masters 50+ Champion (2010).