Mike was born and raised in a small suburb south of Boston, Mass. He attended Tufts University where he received his Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering and was four-year starter on the varsity football and baseball teams. Mike continued on at Tufts to receive his Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering and coached the varsity football and baseball teams.
After graduate school, Mike worked for seven years in the medical field as a mechanical engineer designing cutting edge technology for the treatment of brain tumors. Always passionate about business, Mike changed his career path when he received his M.B.A. from Babson College and started working at Reebok. For the past seventeen years at Reebok, Mike has held positions in Advanced Concepts, Global Product Management and Business Unit Management. Most recently, Mike was the Head of the CrossFit Business Unit where he managed all elements of the CrossFit partnership, including co-branded Reebok CrossFit footwear, apparel and accessories, the Reebok CrossFit Games, Reebok programs for CrossFit affiliates, athlete endorsements and activation, as well as all strategic business and development aspects of the partnership.
Mike is also the co-owner of Reebok CrossFit Medfield, a Reebok-sponsored CrossFit gym located in the town of Medfield, Mass. He and his wife, Monica, have four children (Alexandra, Meredith, Annalise and Matthew).