A POUND ICON is a master trainer, as well as an ambassador of our brand, our beliefs, and our mission. They travel the world as an extension of POUND to elevate our united beat, one POUND Pro at a time. They are the educators, the rebels, the humble and electric. With different life and career experiences, personalities and uniqueness, they are the true representation of our BRAND. Let them inspire you, let them MOVE you.


Mike LimBybliw (pronounced LIM-BIB-LOO) became a board-certified music therapist in 2010 after receiving a bachelor’s degree in Music Therapy from the University of Minnesota. Mike’s work focuses on rhythm as a transformational tool. Since 2012, Mike has frequently presented at state, regional, and national conferences on multicultural percussion, guitar, and clinical groove concepts. In 2016, Mike was certified as POUND® Pro, became a POUND® Tour Crew Brand Ambassador in 2020, and joined POUND®’s Global Education Team as an ICON/Master Trainer in 2022. Mike, his wife Amy, and their three kids live in Eagan, Minnesota.

What are you 3 earliest memories in life?
– Getting a haircut
– Riding a bike
– Wearing a clown costume to kindergarten

If you could live in any TV home, what would it be?
MacGyver’s Loft or Alex P Keaton’s House from Family Ties

If you could have dinner with anyone from history, who would it be?
Dolly Parton

What’s a great book you’ve read recently?
The Storyteller by Dave Grohl

What’s the most courageous thing you’ve ever done?
Got sober

If you had two hours left on earth, what would you do?
Play a board game with my family.

What’s the best piece of advice you’ve received?
Take things one day at a time.

What’s the best thing that ever happened to you?
Becoming a parent.

What’s one thing you’re certain of?
That there is a power greater than me.

Who’s your favorite rockstar (actual or figurative) and why?
Prince because he was mysterious and he’s from my home state of Minnesota.

What’s one thing you’d tell your 13-year-old self?
Easy does it.

What superpower would you most like to have?
The power of flight.

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