Mike grew up in the upper mid-west where he learned to scuba dive in the late 90's. Most of his diving was in the lakes of Minnesota. Since moving out to the Pacific Northwest in 2004 he's explored the waters of Puget sound and North Clark County. After joining CCDRT in 2017, he's earned several specialty certifications through PADI, TDI/SDI, and ERDI. He currently holds a Rescue Diver and is an ERDI Diver I certifications. Mike helps CCDRT maintain its social media presence and by being their Public Relations Manager.