Mike Pihlman (TracyReaderDad)
Mike loves to read…
Mike has over 25 years experience in video conferencing, desktop videoconferencing, and IP-based video conferencing network design, implementation, and support. He has been a leader, since 1990, in the effort to bring desktop videoconferencing applications to fruition.
He is the former owner and founder of AltamontCowork, the first and only coworking location in Tracy, CA. He sold the business on Dec 31, 2014.
He is the Director of ForCarol.com a non-profit charity awarding college scholarships in honor of Carol Phan (Mike’s daughter’s best friend) who was killed with three other teens in a car crash on Sept 18, 2010, one day before she was to attend UC Davis.
Mike has a Masters in Electrical Engineering from the University of Kansas and is a member of Tau Beta Pi, the National Engineering Honor Society, and Eta Kappa Nu, the Electrical Engineering Honor Society. He is a US Navy Vietnam Era veteran.