Mike is a member of FFA, SkillsUSA, and Boy Scouts of America. He is a Past-President and current Vice President of SkillsUSA at Hartford. Mike finished 3rd two years in a row in the SkillsUSA State Small Engines competition. He finished 1st in the State FFA Agricultural Mechanics competition. Mike has also completed his apprenticeship program in manufacturing at Triton Trailers in Hartford.
For his Eagle Scout Community Service Project, Mike developed a 1000ft. Nature Trail with hand built trailside benches. The trail is located on the south end of Airport Drive in Hartford near the old Libby Canning Factory lagoons.
In the fall of 2019, Mike plans to attend the Universal Technical Institute in Lisle, Illinois to pursue certification as an Automotive Technician.