As husband to his beautiful wife Myisha, father to his children Morgan and Maxwell coupled with being a Personal development coach and gifted Communications Consultant, Coach Mike D brings a unique blend of insight and curiosity that helps individuals and organizations identify and enhance their authentic voice, gain clarity of purpose, and accelerate the fulfillment of their mission.

This calling is brought to life weekly on his popular podcast, “Impact & Fulfillment w/ Coach Mike D.” With 300+ episodes that spotlight practical Wisdom and dynamic conversations with insightful leaders from around the world, Coach Mike D has been able to tap into the genius buried in unique life experiences and contextualize the lessons learned to serve as a playbook to success.

Having over 13+ years of sales success with fortune 500 companies, World travel, Intense Self-Study and being loaded with gems and best practices from interviewing influential leaders from around the world, Coach Mike D is well suited to bring visionary “outside the box” solutions to leaders from all walks of life.

Education: B.S. Economics, Georgia Institute of Technology 2002


  • Creation of “The Fit Urban Life Show” Podcast 2015-2017 (122 episodes)
  • Creation of “Impact & Fulfillment w/ Coach Mike D” formerly “Black Fathers, NOW!” Podcast 2017-Present (300+ episodes)
  • Author “ABE: Always Be Engaged” 2015
  • Author “Dynamic Black Fatherhood Manifesto” 2018
  • Creation of “Jumpstart Fatherhood” e-learning course 2021
  • Creation of “Double-Down on YOU” Personal Development Protocol
  • Successfully Coached countless High-Capacity Leaders into finding their Authentic Voice and leveraging the “Secret Sauce” within.
  • Creation of “Black Family Apparel” online Apparel Brand 2017-2022
  • Numerous Keynote Speeches & Workshops
  • An Actor featured on the TVOne series: Sins of the City, Fatal Attaction, ATL Homicide & Payback
  • Our Family was featured on Episode 2 of Season 1 of the series “Superdad” on the Magnolia Network