Mike served in the U.S. Army from 1960 – 1962 during which time he was honored to serve as a guard at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery. After leaving the service he attended the University of Georgia (“UGA”) where he graduated in 1966 with a BBA in Finance. Mike has had a long and diverse career in various fields of business, including investment banking, telecommunications, and real estate.
He is currently chairman of Georgia Capital, LLC, an Atlanta based real estate investment company. Mike’s community involvement over the years have included serving on several boards, including the UGA Foundation Board of Trustees, the Metro Atlanta YMCA, and the Peachtree Presbyterian Church Board of Elders.
Mike and his wife, Carol, have been married for fifty two years. They have four grown children and eleven grandchildren, two of whom currently attend UGA.