Mike graduated from Lewis & Clark High School in 1991, from Eastern Washington University with a BS in Human Biology in 1996, and earned his Masters in Physical Therapy from Des Moines University-Osteopathic Medical Center in 2001.
Mike has been practicing in private/outpatient orthopedics in Spokane since 2001 and is an active member of American Sports Medicine Society, American Physical Therapy Association, Washington Physical Therapy Association, and North American Sports Physical Therapy. He is currently pursuing specialized certifications in manual therapy and sports physical therapy. He has been involved with high school athletics since 2001, including currently serving as the Physical Therapist for Mt. Spokane High School.