Mike Agostini Human Resources Specialist


  • Played collegiate rugby at Penn State
  • Graduated with a master’s degree in HR from Penn State
  • Joined the HR Elite team at Coastal Payroll



Mike’s profession has taken him around the world. He did international recruiting in Seoul, South Korea, for two years and coached and played with a local rugby team in Gualdo-Tadino, Italy. More recently, he received a master’s degree in HR from Penn State and is excited to bring his knowledge to the HR Elite team.



When he’s not helping HR clients achieve their best, Mike loves to spend time and travel internationally with his girlfriend. He also enjoys weightlifting and experimenting in the kitchen.


  • Easygoing
  • Team Player
  • Good Listener
  • Strong Attention to Detail



4 Reasons This Is Our Favorite Award

Coastal Payroll has been selected as one of the 2020 Best Places to Work in San Diego by the San Diego Business Journal! We are as thrilled by this announcement as we were the first year we made the list.  Read More >

What Makes This Inc. 5000 Listing So Special?

We’re just thrilled to let you know Coastal is on the Inc. 5000 list again! In fact, we’ve been on the list multiple years in a row as one of the fastest growing privately owned companies in America. For the last few years, when we received Read More >

Why Is HR More Important Now Than Ever?

It’s been stated again and again—2020 is a truly unprecedented time. And with all the changes comes increased exposure for the HR profession. Now more than ever, people are turning to our profession for expertise, guidance, and the latest Read More >