As National Development Director, Mike is responsible for devising and implementing a fundraising program for all of DFER’s vehicles, encompassing both traditional nonprofit fundraising as well as fundraising focused on advocacy and political efforts.

Mike brings a decade of experience in education fundraising, philanthropy, and nonprofit management to DFER. Prior to his current role, Mike worked in corporate philanthropy at UBS and spent 6 years leading Teach For America’s development and growth strategy team in New Jersey. He is also a 2005 Teach For America corps member, having taught high school math at Woodrow Wilson High School in Camden, NJ.