Michael Mike Cully
Michael Mike Cully is a skilled leader and entrepreneur in the public, private, and government sectors. He has a track record for entering an organization and leaving it in a better condition than when he found it. His versatile skillset, coupled with his passion for making the world a better place, has led to progressively more impactful roles and made him a respected businessman.
Michael Mike Cully: Early Life
Michael Mike Cully grew up in California. He attended Jesuit High School, in Sacramento, California. The high school strongly emphasizes the importance of serving the community by caring for the environment, looking out for the needs of the marginalized and less fortunate, and working for social change. The high school’s teachings and strong emphasis on leadership have clearly influenced Michael Mike Cully his entire life and helped shape him into the leader he is today.
Michael Mike Cully later studied at the University of the Pacific and received a Bachelor of Science, in Business, and Marketing in 1996. He later moved to San Diego State University to further his studies and received an MBA in Global Business and Entrepreneurship in 2011. While there, he participated in the SDSU Men’s Crew Team and joined the Beta Theta Pi Fraternity.
Michael Mike Cully: Early Career
Immediately following his graduation from the University of the Pacific, Michael Mike Cully embarked on a career as an on-air journalist that would last more than a decade. Throughout that time he worked for NBC, CBS and finished his career working for FOX news for 7 years.
In a career pivot, Michael Mike Cully took his talents to the public sector, where he served as the CEO for the Visalia Chamber of Commerce for several years, followed by time as the leader of the San Diego East County Chamber. In both cases he used his blend of transformative leadership to rebuild and reinvigorate both organizations, leaving them poised for success in the future.