Mike Akers

Beginning his career in the restaurant industry as a college student, Mike Akers quickly worked his way up from a server to the position of General Manager at Uncle Julio’s Fine Mexican Restaurant.

In addition to managing highly successful restaurants in competitive markets around the country for Uncle Julio’s, Mike has experience as a corporate trainer for the Don Pablo’s and El Chico brands, and has led the successful grand opening teams for seven restaurant locations. In 2006, Mike joined the founding team at Mi Chula’s Good Mexican, playing a pivotal role in the concept’s success.

Mike attended of the University of North Texas and enjoys a variety of sports, time in the gym and quality time in the outdoors. Traveling, fly fishing in Colorado, time with family and friends, as well as trying new foods and creating new dishes are all things that Mike enjoys on his days off.