As one of the only Latino legislators in Indiana’s House of Representatives, Mike is a proud member of the National Hispanic Caucus of State Legislators, Commissioner for the Indiana Commission on Hispanic/Latino Affairs, and Chairs the Hispanic Serving Institution Initiatives Advisory Board for Purdue University Northwest. He’s also the Chief Advisor to Valparaiso University President on Advancing Latino Education.
In addition to representing his constituents of House District 12, Mike serves on several boards, including the Governance Committee for United Way of Northwest and Purdue University Northwest Chancellor’s Board of Advisors.
Mike is a community leader, small business owner, and entrepreneur. Mike and his family reside in Munster, Indiana.