Mike is a current Chair of a Vistage CEO Group in the New Hampshire/Maine area where he facilitates a group of 12 -16 small/midsize businesses in Northern New England helping them become better leaders, making better decisions and delivering better results.
Most of his career he was working in manufacturing companies in business development and then the last 15 years as President of Russell Athletic Team Sports, President of Yankee Candle, and most recently CEO of Challenger Turf. All made in the USA brands and businesses. Mike’s passions are: Family, Adoption and Foster Care (Chair – Elect for the NCFA, National Council for Adoption where we are the leading advocacy, education, and research source for adoption), Adventure events (Just finished the Ironman70.3 in Maine), being outdoors and around water. His Mission is to restore human dignity to unleash greatness in people. He is a transformer of people and organizations using Personal Trust Communities to accomplish this.