Mike Southard

Testing & Inspection Manager

Mike leads BASE’s Testing & Inspection division. He began his career in the construction industry in 1995 and is an accomplished quality control supervisor and construction project manager. Mike’s extensive project experience includes both public and private sector work in Hawaii, California, Washington, and Alaska.

An outdoorsman who enjoys hunting, fishing, and diving, Mike joined BASE from Alaska where he’s lived off and on for 20 years. Not only does Mike hold multiple inspection certifications, he is also a licensed ship captain who’s worked on cruise and fishing vessels.