Pastor Mike was born and raised in the Boston area. After college, he served 3 years as an Associate Pastor before he and his family moved to Thailand to serve for the next 26+ years as missionaries. While overseas, Mike was heavily vested in church planting and training/development of pastors and lay-leaders throughout S.E. Asia/Indochina. He has a great love for people and loves to train others to be more effective in ministry. He holds degrees from Columbia International University.
At WEFC, Mike is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of our ministry, as well as helping our people take the “Next Steps” in their faith journey through Worship, Community and Service. Mike and his wife, Ellen, have 5 grown children and have looked after 5 foster children over the years. He enjoys the outdoors, watching and playing sports, as well as reading and technology. He is counted as one of the many in the Red Sox Nation.