Graduated from Powell High School 1978. Graduated from Carson-Newman College in 1984 Majoring in Religion. Recieved Masters of Divinity Degree From Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in 1988 Degree in Pastoral Care and Counseling. Completed a one year Residency from 1988-1989 as a staff Chaplain at East Tennessee Baptist Hospital. Youth Minister Inskip BaptistChurch 1990-1998. Interim Pastor Inskip BaptistChurch 1998. Pastor, Inskip Baptist Church 1999-present. Mike is married, to Cindy for over 25 years, and has 3 children.