Mike’s background includes 20+ years of experience in the securities, real estate, and financing markets. After graduating from Azusa Pacific University and before he began his career in lending, Mike was a respected Financial Advisor. Mike earned the Certified Mortgage Planning Specialist certificate (CMPS), and was recognized as a top 1% Loan Officer nationwide by Mortgage Executive Magazine for the last 5 years. With Churchill Mortgage, Mike and his partner Rick Mount are responsible for the California marketplace, a $250 million annual region. Personally, he helped over 1000+ families make a smart and healthy financing decision. Mike is also a Certified Performance Coach helping Realtors and Mortgage professionals with personal and financial growth. Outside of work, Mike is also an accomplished athlete and has completed 10 marathons and recently completed his first full Ironman. Mike is a proud father of four children and has been married to his wife, Beverly, for 20 years.