Mike has been in the electric utility business for almost 40 years. His first twenty or so years were spent with two investor owned utilities, Interstate Power Company and Alliant Energy, and since 2000, he has worked with electric co-ops. Mike’s duties are concentrated in financial planning, budgeting and rate-making. Mike has a bachelor’s degree in Economics and in Accounting, and a master’s in business administration. Mike is the proud father of two grown daughters and four amazing grandchildren. They can all run laps around him, but he can still beat them at math.