Mike graduated from San Jose State University with a BS in Meteorology. He has been involved in aviation weather since joining Jeppesen in 1983. In addition to being an operational forecaster, a scientific programmer, managing the operational weather office and a product manager, Mike is a self professed weather geek. He has conducted IA’s weather seminar series since 2008. He enjoys experiencing weather in the great outdoors of Colorado while cycling, hiking, skiing as well as chasing tornadoes when conditions permit.