Mike Pate

Mike Pate

J. Michael Pate Consulting, Consultant

Mike Pate, KCCI’s consultant, is an untiring, effective and welcome presence in the Tallahassee community. He was named Tallahassee’s “Leader of the Year” in 2007 and was named to the Florida State University College of Business “Hall of Fame” in 2012.

Mike is the former publisher of the Tallahassee Democrat and previously served as program director for Knight Foundation, in which he has constantly had a pulse on the community and its future.

An energetic civic leader, he is chair of the advisory board for Seven Days of Opening Nights, and is program director for Town & Gown Tallahassee. Mike is a past chair of the Community Foundation of North Florida. He also is a member of the Capital Tiger Bay Club.

Through his personal and professional accomplishments, Mike has successfully been working to enhance the community.