Mike Finley was born and raised in New York. He attended the University of Vermont and worked in the hospitality industry before moving to Ohio in 1991. He purchased the Hall-Green Agency in 1999 from his uncle, David Green.

Mike is married and has three daughters. He serves on the boards of The Children’s Advocacy Center; Main Street Kent; Portage County Insurance Association; and St. Patrick’s Booster Club. He is past president and senator for the Kent Jaycees. In his spare time he coaches basketball, softball and soccer.