Mikael Blaisdell, Director

Mikael Blaisdell, Director

Mikael Blaisdell moved to Fort Bragg in 2019 after 50 years in Alameda, California. He served for 7 years on the Board of East Brother Light Station as Member and Secretary, and ran the ‘Wickies’ volunteer group that maintained the buildings and equipment on the island.

Mikael grew up in a Navy family, living all over the USA and the world. From living in Naples, Italy during the Cuban Missile Crisis to Naha, Okinawa at the height of the Viet Nam war, and arriving in Belgium just when the Soviets invaded Czechoslovakia, he saw a lot of history in the making.

Professionally, Mikael founded the international Customer Success Association in 2013 and continues to serve as its Executive Director. His career has mainly been in the software industry, although he also worked with teenagers for over 25 years in designing and managing events and programs in the Bay Area.