Michael is Managing Principal for the Atlanta office and the Director of Client Development for the firm. In addition, he serves on the Board of Directors. Prior to joining Diversified Trust, Michael was Principal and Senior Wealth Advisor for Bessemer Trust and also previously served as Vice President with SunTrust Bank Private Wealth Management. He began his professional career at TEKsystems, a national IT and communications services firm.
Michael earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Virginia and a Master of Business Administration from Georgia State University. In addition, he holds the CFP® certification awarded by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. Michael is Co-Chair of the Atlanta Regional Board for the University of Virginia College of Arts & Sciences and is a Member of Atlanta Rotary. He is active at All Saints’ Episcopal Church in Atlanta, having served as Senior Warden and Treasurer, and he has assisted in fundraising efforts for Westminster, the Woodruff Arts Center, Covenant Community, and the Marcus Autism Center.