Mike Bigford is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Utility Supply and Construction Company (USC). As CEO, Mike is responsible for leading the development and execution of USC’s long-term strategy assisting in making major corporate decisions and managing the overall operations and resources of the company. Mike began his career with Consumers Energy in 1976 and joined USC in 1994 as the President of Power Line Supply. He became USC’s President and CEO in 2008. Mike has earned degrees in Business Management, Finance and Engineering. Mike has served as President of the North American Association of Utility Distributors, as a board member of Hope Network, Chairman of the College of Business Advisory Board at Ferris State University and serves on the Ferris Foundation Board. Mike is an avid outdoorsman. He enjoys golf, fly-fishing, upland bird hunting and the pursuit of North American big game. He coaches youth hockey and is and active supporter of St. Mary’s Catholic Church and School. He has been married for 40 years to his wife JoAnn; they have one son, Christopher and a grandson, Tyler.