Mike was born and raised in New Jersey where he resides with his wonderful wife and two little boys. He graduated from Rutgers University with a Bachelors in Psychology then was a regional manager for the management development program of a fortune 500 company, overseeing 20 locations while also instructing college graduates in sales and marketing, leadership development, and business management. Recently Mike transitioned to a completely different industry with a focus on process management, employee development, and logistics. His wife introduced him to crypto 2021 and he quickly saw the potential of decentralized finance and cryptocurrency. As he gained experience he began working on his first project in an HR capacity but eventually created the project’s analytics department. As the Director of Internal Operations for Accel DeFi, Mike provides internal support for all departments while also supplementing analytics and reporting. He’s inspired by the creativity that decentralized finance allows for solving modern-day issues and believes that with cryptocurrency nothing is impossible. Mike enjoys knowing that anyone can make an impactful in the crypto space regardless of their background.