Mike is the founder and president of StrongPoint Modeling and Simulatons, LLC. Headquartered in Florida, within sight of the Kennedy Space Center launch complexes.
His first wargame was AH's U-boat, in 3rd grade.
He attended the University of Florida, graduating in 1972 with a history degree and was commission in the US Army as an Armor Officer, where he served in the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment, the 1st Infantry Division, and the 1st Infantry Division (forward), with service in Desert Storm.
He play tested to several computer games including Harpoon, Patriot, Great Naval Battles, the Universal Military Simulator and worked for Intercorp, which published the set of Harpoon 2 Titles.
After separating from the Army, he worked in the defense simulation industry on WARSIM, JLLCTC, and other projects until the present day.