Mike is a Corpus Christi native and graduate of King High School. He earned his Bachelors of Business Administration in Insurance from North Texas State University, and has worked in the insurance industry since 1979. He also holds several industry designations including his CLU (Chartered Life Underwriter), ChFC (Chartered Financial Consultant), and CIC (Certified Insurance Counselor).
Before joining the Borden Insurance team, Mike was the principal of McKenzie & Shell Insurance in Corpus Christi, Texas. Mike and his staff came over to Borden in July of 2019 when Borden merged with McKenzie & Shell. In his role at Borden, he is responsible for helping both commercial and personal clients design custom insurance solutions to fit their needs and budget.
Mike is a past trustee of St. James Episcopal School and has served as a vestry member of the Church of the Good Shepherd as well as the church treasurer. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and three children and maintaining an active lifestyle. His hobbies include surfing, traveling, hiking & exercising.