Mike leads FHW’s external growth program and believes this role is the culmination of his life’s work and great joy. He is an accomplished senior executive with a successful track record in a variety of corporate development roles with institutional, investor-backed, and public owned companies in the behavioral healthcare industry. He has led acquisition team efforts for a variety of group businesses whose focus was in the youth mental health treatment and education sectors.
He holds a MBA Degree from Georgia College and a BBA Degree from the University of Georgia. He is a Certified Merger and Acquisition Advisor through the Alliance of Merger and Acquisition Advisers.
Outside of work, Mike’s passions are volunteerism and spending quality time at family gatherings. His interests include traveling with his wife of 46 years and contributing to religious and professional organizations, offering the perspective and set of experiences gained in working with these specialized treatment segments.
“A father is called to do many things — scare away monsters, fix a broken toy, be a coach or a counselor…But the most important thing a father is called to do is to love with all his heart as if the fate of the world depended on it…because it does…”