Mike began his teaching career in Australia before assuming leadership positions in several primary, secondary, and all-age schools. This included the Executive Principal role at Upper Coomera State College, one of the largest schools in Australia. Mike subsequently moved to China in 2019, where he was Head of Dulwich College Suzhou, before joining BSKL in 2022.
Mike is a firm believer in the importance of a positive community environment where every student is happy and engaged in learning. This means creating exciting, inclusive, personalised experiences that have a positive influence on each student every single day.
Mike has a Doctorate Degree in Education from Griffith University, Australia, as well as a Bachelor of Secondary Education from Queensland University of Technology. Outside of school, Mike loves reading, travel, and music. He’s also an avid Leeds United supporter and enjoys watching and playing sports.