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Mike Strauss joined the Foundation in December, 2014 and is the Development and Marketing Specialist. He is a native of Denver, Colo. and ended up in Lawrence after not figuring out how to exit off I-70 for eight hours. He and his wife Lisa have two children – Brad, a member of the William Jewell College football team and Cole, a member of the Lindenwood University lacrosse team.
He enjoys playing golf and basketball, walking and traveling with Lisa and watching his kids compete in sports.
“Working for the Foundation is extremely rewarding as we have such a great community which supports education and helps provide so many opportunities for our students and teachers,” he said. “I really enjoy being involved in presenting grants and awards (and the accompanying checks) to our outstanding teachers.”
Fun Fact: Carded a hole-in-one (on a real golf course even).