Background & Bio
Mike is a Washington native, born and raised in the Puget Sound region. In 1995, Mike graduated from the US Merchant Marine Academy’s Ship’s Officer Program, earning his BS in Marine Transportation, his USCG 3rd Mate Unlimited License, and Qualified Member of the Engine Dept. (QMED) endorsement. After serving on active duty as an officer in the US Naval Reserves, Mike returned to the maritime industry, becoming a marine surveyor in the Pacific Northwest for three years. Mike then joined the Washington State Patrol. He spent over a decade with the agency, serving as a Trooper from Snoqualmie Pass to the Seattle/I-5 corridor to the Olympic Peninsula. In 2014, Mike returned to the maritime industry, working for a Puget Sound-region marine launch/logistics support company. Mike is coming full circle, bringing his unique skillset and experience back to the professional marine surveying field with Bowditch Marine. In his free time, you will likely find Mike exploring the Olympic Peninsula with his family.Back to Overview
United States Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point, 1995
Did you Know...?
Mike is the father of twins.
Fun Fact From a Co-Worker
Steve, John and Mike of the Bowditch team are all Kings Pointers.