Associate Pastor / Director of Counseling - LPC-S, LMFT
Mike is an Associate Pastor at Sagemont Church and has been the Director of the Sagemont Counseling Center since 2001.
Mike has over thirty years of professional counseling experience, including numerous administrative and clinical functions. Prior to assuming his leadership role at Sagemont, he served as the President of Rapha, a nationally recognized Christian organization specializing in the provision of counseling programs and recovery resources to multiple psychiatric hospitals and outpatient settings throughout the country.
In addition to being an ordained minister, Mike is certified by the State of Texas as a Licensed Professional Counselor (Supervisor) and Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. He earned the Master of Divinity degree from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in 1986 and graduated with a Master of Science degree in Guidance and Counseling from Missouri State University in 1982.
Mike’s current clinical work focuses primarily on adults. While having counseling expertise in a variety of areas (i.e. depression, anxiety disorders, trauma response, addiction recovery, personality disorders, etc.) he specializes in marriage counseling.
Mike and his wife, Laurie, have been married since 1982, and have three adult children.