Mike is a professional genealogist, writer, and speaker specializing in DNA. He graduated from Northeastern University with a B.S. in Engineering and has spent his career developing collaborative technologies. As a genetic genealogist, Mike advises on the use of DNA to help adoptees find their biological parents. The same techniques can be used to solve non-paternal events.
Mike was born and raised in Massachusetts. He is the son of an Irish-Italian father from the Northeast and Scotch-German mother from the Midwest. Mike lives with his wife, an artist and a writer, his three children, and a cat that doesn't like him in Metrowest Massachusetts.