Mike Otufangavalu

Residential Supervisor
Mountain View

Mike deeply cares about others. His character and experience make him an incredibly good as a residential supervisor. He ensures our family teachers have everything needed for the best care possible. He’s managed a broad range of difficult situations, and is exceptional working with the students of Alpine Academy.

Mike started working in 2002 as an associate family teacher for Alpine’s Parent company, Utah Youth Village. He became a family teacher for Alpine Academy in 2010. Mike also became a certified behavioral specialist in Utah Youth Village’s Families First program. He has 21 years of experience in residential care. 11 years of direct care, 10 years in administrative/leadership roles. 5 years TFA certified, 3 of which were as a family teacher. and 8 years as an instructor for Non-violent Crisis Intervention through CPI.

Mike gives generously of his time to help others outside of Alpine Academy as well. He spends time volunteering at homeless shelters, women and family support centers, food banks, and in with the youth of his church. He also has many hobbies, and enjoys staying active.