Mike Thede is a 1989 South Tama County graduate and a native to the Tama-Toledo area. Mike graduated from the University of Northern Iowa with a BA degree in business. He and his wife Julie, who teaches in the Marshalltown Community School District, have two children: Mitchell and Mallory. Mike is an active member of the STC Booster Club and volunteers at many school sporting activities. Mike is licensed in crop, livestock, commercial, personal, life and health lines with his specialty being crop and livestock.