Mike’s roots run deep in Mississippi.  Mike, a Christian, husband and father, is an insurance broker for Lipscomb & Pitts Insurance, LLC as a commercial and employee benefits producer.  Foregoing his position at Lipscomb & Pitts, Mike worked for Mississippi Farm Bureau Insurance for 19 years. He is married to his college sweetheart, Vickey Blythe McLendon, for 30 years.  Vickey is a Captain in the aviation department at International Paper in Memphis, TN.  They are the proud parents of Hunter and Sadler .

Hunter is a resident Doctor at The University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, VA, and Batson.  Sadler is an agent/producer with State Farm Insurance in DeSoto County.

After attending Northwest Mississippi Community College, Mike went on to graduate from Memphis State University where he studied in Business and Marketing.  After college, Mike went on to play for the PGA as a Class A Member in the Aloha and Tennessee section.

Mike has a heart for serving others.  He is a founding HYFA member, a Northwest Mississippi Theatre Alliance Judge and a Speech and Debate Judge. He serves as Alderman for Ward 4 in Hernando.

Mike is a member of the NRA and Ducks Unlimited. He and his wife Vickey, along with their two sons, are active members of the DeSoto County community and First Presbyterian Hernando.