Mike graduated from Berklee College of Music in 2011. He then began his music career, performing, recording, and teaching private drum lessons throughout Rhode Island. At the same time he served as the drum instructor at Trinity Academy for the Performing Arts in Providence. Later, Mike started working with Providence CityArts for Youth as a teaching artist. There he created and taught classes such as bucket drumming, piano, world music, song writing and digital music. Mike became the music teacher at JCDSRI in January of 2015 and loves sharing his passion for music with our students.