Mike delivers expert guidance to aircraft owners, flight departments, and first-time business jet buyers through an understanding of their ownership and operational objectives, while creating a personalized aircraft management solution to achieve their goals. From crew recruitment and hiring to maintenance and flight coordination, he leverages Clay Lacy Aviation’s expertise, resources and buying power to deliver maximum value for each client. Mike’s asset management experience includes nearly 20 years in the community management industry, where he most recently served as CEO and Director of Business Development for a Southern California real estate firm. He holds numerous certifications in that industry and was an executive board member of the Community Associations Institute. Mike has a B.S. in Business Administration from Pennsylvania State University and a deep passion for aviation from his father Scott, a former DER for Sikorsky Aircraft.