For years Mike worked in Washington DC at various agencies including the White House, serving as Art Director for the President of the United States, Barack Obama. He now runs LGND alongside an amazing team and passionate partners, while living with his family near a lake outside Frederick, Maryland.
Mike has a decade of experience under his belt crafting award-winning creative and captivating stories for the federal government, Fortune 500 companies, national associations, small businesses, and non-profits. Driven by his love for design, Mike has worked in roles ranging from creative director, art director, designer, producer, social media strategist, developer, usability expert, and accessibility consultant for numerous agencies. Through a knowledge of design, technology, photography, video production, and stoytelling, Mike has a handle on both the creative and technical side of projects.
Mike’s work has been seen millions of times across the globe. Clients include President Barack Obama, Target, Southwest Airlines, Johns Hopkins, S&P Global, Lockheed Martin, The National Institute of Health, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Women for Women International, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Microsoft, Google, and Spike Lee. His work has won dozens of awards, been published on the front page of the New York Times, and featured on John Stewart's Daily Show.