Mike brings a holistic perspective to project management, having successfully led projects involving total turnkey responsibility for both building and process equipment design, engineering, fabrication, installation, and commissioning. As Ghafari’s Director of Project Management, he applies this perspective to lead some of the firm’s most complex, large-scale industrial projects involving multiple phases, numerous facility and equipment types, and multinational teams.
With over 30 years of industry experience, Mike is adept at facilitating effective communication between internal team members across different disciplines, along with client stakeholders, contractors, suppliers, and subconsultants. He has led projects in production environments across North America with a portfolio that encompasses the full spectrum of industrial facility types, including transmission plants, engine plants, vehicle assembly plants, body shops, stamping facilities, and paint shops.
Mike holds a Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering from Wayne State University.