Mike leads the Information Technology Services division, which includes IT Governance & Strategy, Cybersecurity, IT Services, and Client Services. He joined Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries in 2015 as Vice President of ITS. Mike has over 38 years of progressive senior management experience in the IT Industry, with a focus on systems renewal and integration, application development, business process re-engineering, organizational design, and change and project management.
Prior to joining Liquor & Lotteries, Mike held senior IT positions at the University of Manitoba, Bird Construction Ltd., North West Company, Warehouse One, and the University of Winnipeg.
Mike has completed the Management Studies Program at the University of Winnipeg and the Data Processing Management Program at the University of Manitoba. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Winnipeg with a double major in Justice & Law Enforcement and Applied Business Computing, as well as a Programming and Business Systems degree from Herzing Institute.
Mike is presently Board Vice Chair of the Information & Communication Technologies Association of Manitoba (ICTAM) and on the Executive on the Gaming Standards Association Board. (GSA).