Mike Braunlin works in sales development for a company that provides ERP systems for farms. He has a BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago where he had a focus in architecture. Mike spent 28 months with the Peace Corps in the Ga-Mphahlele region of South Africa. While living in South Africa he initiated many different agriculture projects for local schools and their communities. Mike is currently pursuing a MA in Sustainable Design at MCAD and is based in Minnesota.