Dean Mike joined the Office of the Dean of Students staff in July 2010. As the assistant dean for residential life, his duties include overseeing student housing, supervising the residential life staff in collaboration with the associate dean of students and advising student organizations.
Prior to joining Harvey Mudd, Dean Mike worked at the University of Redlands as the program coordinator for first year initiatives in the Residence Life & Housing office and the Student Leadership & Involvement Center.
Dean Mike is a graduate of the University of Redlands, with a B.A. in race and ethnic studies. He holds an M.A. in education/higher education, also from the University of Redlands.
Dean Mike is a native of Claremont, attending his first 5-C college party at the age of one month old. He is also involved with the Claremont Emergency Response Team (CERT) and is a member of the Hate Incident Response Team for the Community & Human Services Commission of the City of Claremont.