Pastor Mike has the privilege of serving as Westwood’s pastor. Before coming to Westwood in November 2014, he served congregations in Grand Haven, MI and Hull, IA. He grew up in Hudsonville, MI. While in middle school, he experienced the Holy Spirit nudging him to pursue a career in full-time ministry. He graduated from Calvin College and Calvin Seminary.
Pastor Mike and his wife Mindy have three children: Alyssa, Nathan, and Mattias. Pastor Mike enjoy a cup of good hot chocolate and hot fudge shakes, vacations to national parks with his family, gardening, and hiking the many trails throughout West Michigan.