Mike writes enterprise and investigative stories, primarily on oil and gas. He previously worked for The Denver Post and The Hill. He was a 2022 finalist for Beat Reporting in the Gerald Loeb Awards and a member of the staff that won the 2000 Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News. He is a member of Investigative Reporters and Editors and a former board member at the National Press Club. He’s written stories that led to safety improvements at oil well sites and shone a light on oil executives who were trying to squelch research into earthquakes caused by their industry.