Mike is the USGA’s Regional Affairs Director, West Region based out of Los Angeles and joined the USGA in July of 2013. Prior to that he worked for the Southern California Golf Association for 8 years as their Director of Rules and Competitions. There he was in charge of the SCGA’s Rules Education program and taught various rules workshops annually to Southern California golfers. He has worked as a rules official at 19 USGA championships including the 2008 U.S. Open at Torrey Pines and the 2016 U.S. Women’s Open at Cordevalle. Mike has worked at 2 PGA/USGA Rules of Golf Workshop since 2015.