Mike Bellis joined the UMKC staff in the fall of 2014. He graduated from Benedictine College in 2001 with a bachelor's degree in business management and earned his MBA from Wichita State in 2006.
Prior to joining the 'Roos, Bellis spent four and a half years at Wentworth Military Academy and College in Lexington, Missouri, where he worked in college admissions and athletics.
Bellis also spent time with the South Carolina Stingrays of the ECHL, the Jersey Rockhoppers of the FHL, and the Kansas City Royals.
Bellis has a son, Michael Bellis, Jr., who is known as MJ. The life-long UMKC fan is thankful to be back in Kansas City where he was raised.