Mick was raised in Saratoga, California and earned his undergraduate degree in business from the University of California, Berkeley. Mick is a partner at Ernst & Young and provides audit services to public companies and venture capital backed private companies in the technology and digital media industries. He has assisted many private companies prepare for initial public offerings. Earlier in his career with Ernst & Young, he spent six years in the 1990s living in Moscow, Russia and Singapore where he served U.S. multinational companies with operations in the former Soviet Union and in Southeast Asia. He has lived in San Francisco since 1998 with his wife Celeste and their two children.
Mick served on the board of trustees of SLS (formerly St. Lukes Pre-School) from 2008 to 2014. He is an avid skier and spends most weekends and holidays during the winter and spring skiing at Squaw Valley in Lake Tahoe. He also enjoys running, mountain biking and hiking.