Mike is married to Diane Hewitt. They have one son Nathaniel. Mike has five other adult children and two grandchildren.
Mike is a graduate of Waukegan High School, class of 1974.
Mike is employed as an assistant foreman for the Public Works Department for the City of Waukegan, since 2005. Mike is a certified machine operator and through the American Public Works Association he became certified in forestry, vehicle maintenance, management and water drainage systems.
Memberships, Volunteer Services or other Public Service
Mike is a past member of the American Public Works Association as well as an active member of the Waukegan Democratic Party.