Mike Henninger received his Ph.D. in physics at MIT, working in the Synthetic Neurobiology group on a number of scalable neural interfacing concepts. Mike is a product of Northwestern University's Integrated Science Program, where he triple majored in physics, math, and integrated science. After graduating, he joined the Peace Corps and worked as a science teacher in Ghana for two years. Mike received a Hugh Hampton Young Memorial Fellowship and a NDSEG Graduate Fellowship. After finishing up his PhD, Mike went on to explore the startup scene.