Mike, a partner in the agency, joined Van Gundy in 1985 after graduating from Illinois Wesleyan University with a degree in Insurance. He covers a broad range of commercial insurance clients, including restaurants and taverns, contractors, equine farms in Illinois and Indiana, schools, churches, dentists, doctors, accountants and attorneys.
During his college years at IWU, Mike received All-Conference Pitcher and Designated Hitter honors as well as NCAA All-District Honors. He was drafted by the St. Louis Cardinals and pitched for the Erie Cardinals, gaining great baseball stories and memories. Mike served on the Board of American Junior Baseball, serving 1,400 youths in Bloomington-Normal, and served on the BCC board as the Greens and Ground Chairman. Currently, Mike sits on the Illinois Casualty Agents Advisory Committee. Mike and his wife, Gail, like to spoil their granddaughter, Korie, and are sports enthusiasts enjoying golf, baseball, basketball, football and harness horse racing.