A born and raised Nebraskan, Mike and his wife, Heather, live and work in Northwest Lincoln raising their four children, Alice, Elsie, Clara Jane, and Michael Jr.
Mike is an entrepreneur and small business owner, who has built a thriving small business in District 21.
In 2016 Mike was elected to represent Northwest Lincoln and Lancaster County in the Legislature. As a freshman Senator, he was elected by his peers to be the Chair of the Legislature’s Rules Committee where Mike ensured a fair process so that everyone had a voice in our unique Unicameral system. In 2019, he was elected to serve as the Chair of the Executive Board of the Legislative Council, which oversees the institutional functioning and budget of the Legislature. He also serves on the Transportation and Telecommunications Committee and the Government, Military, and Veterans Affairs Committee, and a number of special committees, including the Performance Audit Committee.