Mike shares with audiences personal stories of inspiration, innovation, teamwork and leadership as drawn from his experiences in one of the greatest and most dangerous jobs someone can have—NASA astronaut. Through humor and storytelling, he highlights the pursuit and achievement of a childhood dream, the dedication and teamwork necessary to train for one of NASA’s most difficult space missions, the determination needed to face tragedies like the Columbia space shuttle accident, and the innovation and leadership necessary to overcome seemingly insurmountable trials when in space and beyond. He leaves his audiences understanding the value of having passion for what you do, of perseverance in achieving a goal, of building a team to meet great challenges, and of creativity and innovation in problem solving. He also inspires audiences with the awe and beauty of space and shares his thoughts on the future—both personal and in regard to the ever-changing and competitive space program.

Topics: Achievement, Courage, Crisis Management, Disaster Preparedness, Innovation, Inspiring Lives , Leadership, Motivation, Overcoming Obstacles and Challenges, Personal Growth, Risk Management, Science, Teamwork

Clients have included:

Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc

CVS Caremark

Devicor Medical Products

Southwest Power Pool

Independent Financial Group

National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying

Gartner, Inc


Envision Career & Leadership Programs

Northwestern Mutual

Allscripts Healthcare Systems

Pratt & Whitney

Clark Planetarium


Healthcare Business Media

Anthony’s Coal Fired Pizza

McCann Health

Glastonberry Music Festival


Trader Joe’s


Sudler & Hennessey



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