Executive and Finance
Mike is an aerospace engineer with a passion for real estate investing.He and his wife started investing in 2006. Their investments have included flips but they prefer to buy and hold, both inside and outside of IRAs.
Present and past holdings include single family homes, a student housing rental, a beach condo and partnership in a 42-pad mobile home park.
Mike started the Self-Directed IRA sub-group at Georgia Real Estate Investors Association, GaREIA, in 2009. This was later merged with the Lease Options sub-group to form the Creative Financing sub-group, which he continued to co-lead. He was also elected to the GaREIA board where he served as Education Director and President. After moving to Orlando in 2016 he joined Central Florida Realty Investors, CFRI, and currently serves on the board as Programs Director.
Mike, a U.S. Navy veteran, holds a bachelor degree in engineering from Georgia Tech and an MBA from Texas Christian University. He and his wife, Barb, have two children who are now married.