As Chairman, Mike is the third-generation to lead Liberty Diversified International, one of Minnesota’s largest privately held companies. Mike serves the broader business community of the Twin Cities as a member of the University of Minnesota Foundation Board of Trustees, serving as chair from 2014 to 2016. He has served on the Minnesota Vikings Children Fund Board of Directors for the past seven years. Mike is a 30-year member of the Twin Cities Chapter of the World President’s Organizations (YPO/WPO). He has been closely involved with the Minnesota Business Partnership and served on its Fiscal Policy and Health Policy Committees. Mike earned his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Minnesota.