Mike was born and raised on Long Island, NY in the town of Centereach. He graduated from Centereach High School in 1990. In 1992, shortly after High School, he joined the USAF in support of Desert Storm. After he discharged from the military, he returned home to NY where he got into the construction industry.
Mike was the first Inspector hired at Freedom Home Services and continues to serve part time in addition to his full-time job at Costco.