As a recent graduate of the MFA program at Columbus College of Art and Design, Mike teaches Illustration courses at CCAD as well as doing freelance work, making comics and creating illustrations in the children's market. He received his BFA in Art with an emphasis in Illustration from Brigham Young University - Idaho. In Idaho, he met his amazing wife, Candace. (She's still the best thing he got out of school). They have 2 beautiful daughters.