Mike's background is in engineering. He trained as a Machine Tool Fitter and later ran a business supplying and servicing electric vehicles throughout the North West. Since then he has spent a number of years driving a taxi until eventually starting a business in Catering Supplies. Now semi-retired, he serves Trafford by assisting pupils from Egerton on Home to School Transport.
In the past Mike has been involved in running a scheme that supports children and young adults with and without disabilities in and around the Manchester area.
Now a Governor at Egerton he will continue to encourage young people in recognising their own individual qualities.
In his spare time Mike enjoys restoring classic motorbikes and taking long dog walks.