Mike Charvala

NJ Diesel Youth Program Director

Mike has been with Verizon Wireless for 11 years and is currently an Associate Director of IT project management focused on POS systems. 

Mike grew up in Catasauqua, PA where he played soccer and baseball. For the last 4 years he has been the President of the Maplewood Lacrosse Club managing over 250 players and coaches and has been working closely with Trilogy to run clinics to improve the skills of the players in the club.

Mike resides in South Orange, NJ with wife Megeen and two sons.  His oldest son MAC will be a freshman at Miami University of Ohio this fall and will be studying Finance after graduating from Seton Hall Prep in May.  Will is a goalie on the Diesel 2020 team this summer and will be attending St. Peters Prep in Jersey City, NJ.

He holds a MBA and MS in Information Systems from Boston University and a Bachelor's Degree in Business and Marketing from Cabrini University in Radnor, PA. 

When not working with lacrosse programs and learning more about the game everyday, he enjoys skiing, traveling and community service activities including past president of the South Orange Elks.