Chief Executive Officer
Mike co-founded i3 and serves as our CEO. Mike enjoyed a successful career in the government contracts market since 1984 when he began work as a mechanical engineer with the US Army Aviation and Missile Command at Redstone Arsenal. Mike holds a BSME (Summa Cum Laude, 1987) from Auburn University as well as a Masters of Engineering (Summa Cum Laude, 1993) from the University of Alabama in Huntsville. He co-founded Summit Research Corporation in 2001 and served as its President and CEO until being acquired by Digital Fusion Solutions, Inc. (DFSI), a public-traded technology company, in 2005.
At DFI, Mike went on to serve as Executive VP of Research & Engineering, COO, and ultimately became its President in 2008. DFSI was acquired by publicly-traded Kratos Defense and Security Solutions in 2008 and he was appointed VP and GM of the DFSI Division. In cooperation with Kratos, Mike transitioned to i3 in April 2009 to continue small business pursuits which have yielded remarkable growth in terms of revenue and personnel.
He is married to Christine, has three children, and resides in Huntsville, AL.