In a career that covers more than thirty years, Mike has had the rare opportunity to experience athletics in a variety of key leadership positions and at all levels. He has experience as both a high school and Christian college athletic administrator, as well as a college assistant and head baseball coach at several Christian universities.
Mike also was on staff with the San Diego Padres for ten years as a major league batting practice pitcher, along with three of those seasons as the defensive positioning coach. Mike also served as an international scouting supervisor for the Boston Red Sox for three years.
Mike’s passion as a Christian coach has always been to impact the lives of his players. Their growth as individuals has always been first and foremost in his heart. His focus is on the "relationships" as well as developing the life skills that will serve them long after their baseball career is over.