Special Advisor, Strategic Planning and Projects
Email Michael | (703) 216-1115
Mike is part of OAR’s founding team and served as Executive Director until December 2022, when he assumed his current role. A native of Weymouth, MA, and a lifelong Boston Red Sox fan, he graduated from Holy Cross and later earned a master’s degree in Business Management from Central Michigan University.
Mike served 23 years in the U.S. Marine Corps, including tours in Vietnam and the first Gulf War. Before joining OAR, he served as Executive Director of the Marine Corps University Foundation in Quantico, Va., and the Autism Society of America Foundation.
Mike and his wife, Elaine, live in Burke, VA, and have two musician sons, Kevin, a Sergeant First Class in the U.S. Army Ceremonial Band, “Pershing’s Own”, and Doug, Director of Bands at Chantilly High School in Chantilly, Va.
- Advisor to the Executive Director
- Board Engagement and Development
- Strategic Planning
- Special Projects
What do you like to do outside of OAR?
In his off time, Mike enjoys any occasion to hang out with Kevin, Doug, and their wives, being Grandpa to Maxon, Selah, and Cameron, writing, enjoying his sons’ musical endeavors, and rooting for Boston sports teams.