Michael is a seasoned lender with over 20 years of experience. When working with customers, he strives to set the proper expectations with the customer and communicate with them in terms they understand to educate them on the process. He especially enjoys working with customers on their new construction projects and loves watching the house come out of the ground to become the customer’s new home. He values building relationships with customers and working with them – whether saving them money on a refinancing or helping them financing their first home or their dream home. He is a member of the Snake River Valley Building Contractors Association, Boise Chamber of Commerce, and Idaho Mortgage Lenders Association. He is also a Board Member of the Speedy Foundation and is involved with Rake up Boise through Neighbor Works Boise. He received his Bachelor’s in Business Administration in Marketing and Management from the University of Portland. Mike grew up in Coeur d’Alene and has resided in the Boise area since 2001. He enjoys competitive tennis, snow skiing, hiking, and other outdoor activities.