Mike Lyons' background prepared him well for his role a Chief Executive Officer at Athena. Throughout his career, Mike has focused on company operations and building strong teams. With over 20 years of experience working as an industry partner to public safety agencies, Mike has a successful proven history in the industry. At Printrak International Mike joined the company as the Director of Operations, leaving six years later, after a successful buyout by Motorola, as the General Manager of the company’s CAD and RMS division. Following an opportunity to stay in the industry, Mike joined the team at VisionAIR. Over the following 11 years, Mike led the company as CEO and contributed as an industry leader serving on the IJIS Board of Directors.
By combining his leadership experience with team building and a strong operational focus, Mike gets to exercise his passion in an industry with a clear and compelling purpose. Mike lives with his wife Melissa in Denver Colorado area where he enjoys his family, serving in the local community and hiking and fly fishing the beautiful Rocky Mountains.