Mike was drawn to the valley in the summer of 2000, and has worked for the KOFI Radio family since. Mike studied at Western Montana College in Dillon and began his radio career there as the Voice of the Dillon Beavers and Western Mt. College Bulldogs. Mike made a brief stop in 1999 at KMON in Great Falls. An avid sports fan, Mike also has duties as Sports Director. In 2005, Mike married Columbia Falls native Shana Sheppard and they have 2 boys together, Taite and Trevor.