Early Childhood Education - Associate Degree
After obtaining his degree in Early Childhood Education, Mike enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps were he served for 6 years, including two tours of duty overseas. Upon his return, Mike sought work at a local farm and realized his undeniable connection to the equine world. Mike dedicated himself to learning all he could about horse care and farm management and within 2 years, he was able to seek out a manager position of his own. Mike was hired as the Barn Manager at Oak Creek Equestrian Center where he handled the running of the farm for 2 years before joining Scenic City Equestrian Center. Mike joined our team in midst of the Tornado damage on Easter Sunday 2020 and his help was vital to our farm's recovery. He is a diligent worker who strives to better himself and the facility he manages. With an eye to detail and a love of SCEC's horses, Mike has been a valuable addition to the team.