Mike Gleason worked in finance positions for several Fortune 500 companies prior to moving to small technology companies. Mike then started his own consulting company and has been working with venture backed technology start-ups and privately held small businesses for several years. Mike has been active in the Manhattan Beach education community, having volunteered with the Grand View PTA, Manhattan Beach Education Foundation and Measure BB. Mike is currently a member of the MBEF audit committee. Mike and his wife, Sandi, have two kids in the Manhattan Beach school district along with their oldest, a Mira Costa graduate who is now at the University of Notre Dame.