Mike McKnight, CHA, CPM®

Vice President of Operations | Asset Manager
208.345.7030 x204 Office


Mike is responsible for the daily functions of our hospitality management division. He monitors the financial conditions of the properties, evaluates the quality and customer service standards of our product. Mike reviews and develops operational objectives, develops operating and proforma budgets that support the objectives of the company and assists in development and/or opening of new or acquired motels.


Mike is a property manager at Rocky Mountain Companies.  He is responsible for the daily functions of the commercial properties, tenant improvement projects, budget preparation and operating expense reconciliation.


  • Boise State University, Boise, ID – Non credit course: Principals of Finance (1996)
  • Carroll College, Helena, MT – Major: Accounting (1986 – 1987)

Work History

  • Rocky Mountain Management & Development, L.L.C. (1998 – Present)
    • Vice President of Motel Operations/Asset Manager
  • F & C Corporation (1987 – 1998)
    • Vice President and General Manager
    • General Manager
    • Assistant General Manager

Memberships and Awards

  • IREM® (Institute of Real Estate Management) – CPM® (Certified Property Manager®) – 2019
  • Best Western International – District II Governor’s Award (2004 & 2014)
  • Idaho Business Review – Accomplished under Forty (2002)
  • American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute – Certified Hotel Administrator (1999)

Community Involvement

  • Best Western International ID/MT/WY Co-Op – Chairman
  • Boise Convention and Visitors Bureau Board Member  – Past Chairman/Board Member
  • Best Western International Region 2-18 – Past Governor
  • Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce – Past Board Member
  • Treasure Valley Lodging Association (Greater Boise Innkeepers Assoc.) – Past President
  • Idaho Hospitality Education Foundation, Inc. – Past Board Member/Treasurer
  • Best Western International Supply Advisory Committee – Past Vice Chairman/Member
  • Best Western International Cultural Diversity Committee – Past Chairman/Member
  • Better Business Bureau of Southwest Idaho and Eastern Oregon – Past President Elect/Board Member
  • Boise Crime Stoppers – Past Vice Chairman/Board Member