In addition to his role as Vice-President Business and Baseball Operations for Consolidated Sports Holdings, Mike also works with the GWL overseeing the league's marketing, communication and statistics.
From 1997-2000, Mike worked with the Seattle Seahawks in both their ticket department and marketing/sponsorship department, where he won numerous awards as a top sales performer. The Washington State University graduate has also done work with Cougar Athletics, Football Northwest, and Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association.
He was the original Everett Silvertip employee back in May 2002 where he was responsible for the initial setup of the organization. From 2002 through 2016 he served as the team’s Director of Marketing/Corporate Sales.
Mike was also an Assistant Baseball Coach at Everett CC (2006-2007) and at Edmonds CC (2010-2013), during his time he work with several players who would sign professional contracts including two players who played in the major leagues. He was the NWAACC USA General Manager / Associate Head Coach at the 2013 World Baseball Challenge in Prince George, BC where the team won the Bronze medal. Also since 2010, he has coached with the Everett Merchants (summer collegiate team in the Pacific International League) and in 2011 he was elected PIL President. While with the Merchants they have competed in the National Baseball Congress World Series (2010, 2014) and in the 2012 Mid Night Sun Game.
The Great West League is one of the premier summer collegiate wood bat leagues in North America, poviding a professional, minor league-like atmosphere for top college players seeking professional baseball careers. The league also provides affordable family entertainment, enriching its member communities in California and Oregon.