Mike has over 20 years of coaching experience at the college, high school, and youth soccer levels. From 1994-2006, he was co-Head Coach, with his brother Steve, of the Women's Soccer Team at Cornell College. Mike has over 125 victories as a college coach and was twice name Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (IIAC) coach of the year. Also with his brother, Mike was the Varsity Men's Head Soccer Coach at Cedar Rapids Kennedy High School from 2004-2016. During his tenure at Kennedy, Mike has led the team to four State Championship semi-finals, multiple Mississippi Valley Conference and Metro Championships, and has been named both MVC and Cedar Rapids Metro coach of the year. He grew up playing select soccer in Long Island, NY and St. Louis before moving to Iowa. A goalkeeper, Mike was on a State Cup Championship team as a club player and was a 2-time all-conference and 2-time all-metro player in high school. Mike played his college soccer at the University of Chicago.