Mike was born in Bayonne, New Jersey and moved to Connecticut when he was young. Raised in Shelton, CT, Mike went on to attend the University of Connecticut, graduating in 2014 with a degree in History and Political Science. Mike continued to pursue his educational goals and currently attends the University of Connecticut School of Law. As a rising 2L, he has an interest in employment law, labor law, and public policy. Mike resides in West Hartford, CT with his girlfriend and goldendoodle puppy. In his spare time, he enjoys writing and playing music with his bands, reading, discussing politics, playing video games, kayaking, and cooking.