At STEM School Highlands Ranch we put innovation at the center of learning to unleash the potential of all students and prepare them for an exponentially changing world.
Mike Pritchard serves as STEM’s IT Director and desires to have a significant impact on the lives of others. Born and raised in the Midwest, he moved to Colorado in 2001. After serving in the US Army, he pursued my B.S. from Purdue University in Mechanical Engineering Technology and then received an MBA from Cleveland State.
While working in the mining industry he traveled around the world. He has been on five of the seven continents and been paid to visit them all. After a number of years managing a trucking company, he followed his love of computers into the world of Information Technology. He got his start in IT helping a funeral home conglomerate in managing their telecom and assisting with computer issues. He then went on to a local gas and oil engineering firm where he managed their IT infrastructure. His love of learning helps him to keep up with the constant changes in technology.
When he is not working, he enjoys spending time with his wife and our dog Cassie. His hobbies include reading, researching new technology and completing projects around the house.