President & CEO, Zac Brown Band’s Camp Southern Ground
Mike joined Camp Southern Ground in 2016 as President and CEO and is responsible for leading all aspects of strategy, design, construction, development and operations of a world-class, inclusive camp. He has over 25 years of leadership experience with companies ranging from start-ups to Fortune 100 and has a broad background in marketing, sales, development, operations, finance, real estate, architecture, construction and general management. Mike has a long history of serving non-profits such as Skyland Trail (mental healthcare,) The Westminster Schools, Metro Atlanta YMCA, Zoo Atlanta and Young Life. His passion lies in helping others reach their full potential and working with children.
Mike has lived in Atlanta for over 30 years, is married to Jenifer and has a son who works in Atlanta in real estate private equity and a daughter who recently graduated in interior design and is working in New York City. Mike grew up in Mobile, Alabama and holds degrees from Auburn University in both Architecture and Building Science.