Prior to returning to GTA in 2022, Mike served as the Chief Information Officer for the Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency since July 2019.

Mike has held numerous IT positions, Enterprise Network Manager, Network Operations Manager, Tower Consultant, and Information Security Officer, over his 20+ year career at several state agencies: the Georgia Public Service Commission, Department of Motor Vehicle Safety, and Department of Public Safety, as well as GTA.

Mike holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in IT with a concentration in Information Systems Security and Master of Science Degree in Information Assurance from Northeastern University. In addition, Mike holds several professional certifications, including C)ISSO, ITIL Foundations, ITIL Service Design, Microsoft MCSE, CompTIAA+, and Cisco CCNA.