Mike (he/him) is committed to changing the world by supporting the next generation of social entrepreneurs. In his role as Program Director, Mike manages day to day operations with the alumni and current fellows in the incubator. He is the primary POC for Halcyon’s pitch sessions, skill series, mentors, advisors, and application process. Mike spends his time building relationships and strengthening bonds in DC’s entrepreneurial ecosystem.
Prior to joining the Halcyon Incubator, Mike was the CEO of Waveborn Sunglasses, a for-profit social enterprise with the mission to improve how people see the world. For 5 years, Waveborn sold luxury Italian sunglasses with polarized lenses and donated a portion of profits to support the global eye care community. Mike has experienced many ups and downs along his entrepreneurial journey since he began his career at Deloitte Consulting.
Mike holds a Master’s in Computer Science from Georgetown University and Bachelor’s degrees in Mathematics and Computer Science from Boston College. He also serves as an Entrepreneur-in-Residence and Adjunct Professor at Georgetown University.