Mike joined Messer in 1997. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Kentucky. His project experience includes a list of jobs at the University of Kentucky including Roselle Hall, Craft Center Basketball Practice Facility, College of Pharmacy, Central Hall 1 and 2 Residence Halls, Haggin Hall Residence Hall, Champions Court 1 and 2 Residence Halls, Woodland Glen 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 Residence Halls, Limestone Park 1 and 2 Residence Halls, New Student Center, and University Flats Student Housing. Other projects include Berea College, Nicholasville Aquatics and the Lexington Convention Center Expansion. Mike is a member of the AGC of Kentucky Board and also volunteers at the Down Syndrome Association of Central Kentucky.​