Mike has been a Trustee of Groundwork East (previously Groundwork Hertfordshire) since 2006 and has served on the Federation Board since 2008. He is Chairman of the Groundwork UK Audit Committee.
Mike has had a long career in the ready-mixed concrete, mineral and waste industry and now runs his own mineral development consultancy. He retired in 2003 as Director and General Manager of RMC Aggregates (Greater London) Ltd, where he was instrumental in the development of the company's marine aggregates and landfill business. He was also a member of the London Planning Advisory Committee, advising the Secretary of State on marine aggregate planning policy for London. Mike is Chairman of the Herts & Middlesex Wildlife Trust, a Director of the Mineral Products Association Restoration Guarantee Fund, and a life member of the National Trust.