Texas Western Santa (Mike Pulattie) started his career as Santa in 2013 after retiring from teaching and coaching. He served 28 years in Denton ISD. He has always enjoyed making children and families smile and now he can do it as a full-time Santa. Santa Mike is comfortable in small home settings or large events and on camera. He is a real bearded Santa with both traditional Santa or Western Santa attire. Santa (Coach Pulattie) has gained increased knowledge by attending Discover Santa in Branson, Santa and the Business of Being Santa school, International Santa Celebration, and Lone Star Santas Round Ups. He is a member of the Lone Star Santas and International Brotherhood of Real Bearded Santas. Certified background checks are available as well as liability insurance information. He is a dedicated husband, father and grandfather. He has been married to Linda Pulattie, Mrs. Claus, for 41 years. Together they bring Christmas JOY to all their clients, young and old.