Mike worked for the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources for 28 years and retired in 2015 as a Conservation Warden. In addition to his work with Pheasants Forever Mike is a board member for Ron and Ron's Youth Outdoor Organization and the Outagamie Conservation Club. He is also a member of Shadows on The Wolf and the National Rifle Association. He has had many hunting experiences but his favorite hunting revolves around upland birds and waterfowl. Mike is very passionate about getting youth involved in the outdoors.