Party affiliation: Republican
Mike Thomas Christensen, American optometrist, researcher. Fellow American Academy of Optometry; member American Optometric Society, Tarrant County Optometric Society, Heart of America Contact Lens Society, Texas Optometric Society, Nature Conservancy, Sigma Xi, Beta Sigma Kappa (vice president, secretary/treasurer 1986-1989).
Research assistant Introgene Foundation, Oklahoma City, 1971-1973, research associate, 1977-1978. Interim director research Oklahoma City Zoo, 1978. Assistant professor Phillips University, Enid, Oklahoma, 1978-1984, associate professor, 1984-1985, director Colorado field camp Monte Vista, 1980-1985.
Instructor Northeastern State University, Tahelequah, Oklahoma, 1985-1990. Research optometrist Alcon Laboratories, Inc., Fort Worth, since 1990. Associate optometrist Southern Oaks Eye Clinic, Tulsa, 1989-1990.
Adjunct professor Oral Roberts University, Tulsa, 1989-1990.