Mike is a former U.S. Secret Service (USSS) Senior Special Agent with over 22 years of successful experience in global law enforcement, protection, emergency management, high profile federal/state fraud investigations, and electronic crime & forensic/network intrusion investigations. Held a Top Secret (SCI) Security Clearance.
Mike initiated, led, and directed multiple complex federal and state fraud and electronic crime investigations of major transnational organized crime rings with a combined risk exposure in excess of $24.1 billion.
Mike developed the strategy and managed investigations as the U.S. Secret Service supervisor of the MN Financial and Electronic Crimes Task Force.
Mike received his Bachelor of Science Degree from the Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota.
Mike serves on the Board of Directors for the Minnesota Organized Retail Crime Association (MNORCA) and is a member of; the International Association of Financial Crimes Investigators (IAFCI), the High Technology Crime Investigation Association (HTCIA), the FBI’s InfraGard program, and partnered with the U.S. Secret Service Electronic Crimes Task Force (ECTF).
Mike is certified as both an ISO27001 Information Security Management System (ISMS) Lead Implementer and Lead Auditor.