Devoted husband and father, Mick is a recovering politician who now works in the software development field. He has spent most of his life involved in politics, starting out working for his father's Congressional campaigns in WV when he was 8 years old. He has a bachelor’s degree in Political Science, and a Master’s in Public Administration from West Virginia University. Mick has served in a number of local Republican Party roles and was elected as a County Supervisor in Virginia in 2003. In 2016 Mick was a Republican National Convention Delegate supporting Senator Ted Cruz in Cleveland.