Mike joined Maverick in 1986 as an entry-level technician when Maverick operated less than 50 units. He went on to become a vital player in the development of the maintenance department and does a large amount of industry work outside of Maverick as well.
He was inducted into the Nashville Auto Diesel College's Hall of Fame in 2002, was awarded the Technology and Maintenance Council's (TMC) Silver Spark Plug award in 2003, and was presented with a Career Leadership Award from CCJ Magazine in 2010. He is the past General Chairman of TMC, General Chairman of the Arkansas State Maintenance Council, and a member of the Professional Technician Development Committee.
Mike and his wife, Lynn have three children.