Michael David Mest graduated in 1982 from Auburn University with a Degree in Business Management/ Logistics. He began his career with Coca- Cola Enterprises in 2008. He has held roles with continuing growth starting as a Distribution Supervisor, then moving into the warehouse as a Warehouse Supervisor and Transportation Supervisor. In November 2014, he was happy to join the UNITED team where he was promoted to Division Dispatch Manager.
Michael and his wife Sallie have been married for 34 years and have one son, Alex. He is a faithful member of his church and enjoys spending time with family and friends. Michael and his wife have been involved with the State Foster Care program and been a host family for over 30 foster children as well as exchange students for close to 35 years. He feels blessed to have been able to serve in this capacity and to have been able to learn so much about different cultures and countries.