Michael (Mike) was born in Sapporo, Japan and moved to Canada at a young age. After graduating from Thompson Rivers University with a diploma in Respiratory Therapy he worked in acute care at the Royal Columbian Hospital for 7 years before joining the PROP Team. Mike has also worked in smaller community hospitals such as Lion’s Gate Hospital and Peach Arch Hospital giving him different experiences and perspective of optimizing Respiratory care. Mike and his lovely wife, Adonica, have a large Bernedoodle named Kiwee that keeps them active and constantly at the dog park. Mike has a passion for education and enjoys sharing his Respiratory knowledge with others; coupled with his critical care experiences makes Mike a valued Respiratory Therapist at PROP.