Michael is a Certified Financial Planner™ and Vice President at Pinnacle Financial Advisors (PFA). Michael joined PFA in February 2014. Prior to PFA, he served clients with investment management and retirement planning at The Mutual Fund Store for 14 years. Michael earned his CFP® designation in 2004. He also served 20 years in the Missouri National Guard, retiring in 2007 as a Major. Michael graduated from Missouri State University in 1992 with a BS in Management. He currently volunteers on the Board of Directors for Good Dads and Fellowship of Christian Athletes. He and his family attend Hill City Church. Michael is married to Lori, and they have two daughters.