Michael is a private client advisor for Commerce Trust Company. He serves as a senior consultant and relationship manager providing clients with personalized objective advice and oversight across all of our services, including trust administration, financial advisory services, private banking, and investment management.
Michael facilitates all aspects of relationship management for the client team, including administering complex trusts, maintaining client communication, and coordinating with internal and external partners to deliver a superior client experience. Michael has more than 25 years of experience in wealth management beginning his career as an examiner and audit officer and then becoming a personal trust administrator.Michael earned his Bachelor of Science degree in finance at Illinois State University and holds the industry credentials of Certified Trust and Financial Advisor designation from the Institute of Certified Bankers, and the Accredited Estate Planner (AEP®) designation. Michael is a board member for the Estate Planning Council of St. Louis and a member of the Major Gifts and Planned Giving Committee for the Ronald McDonald House Charities. When not serving his clients, Mike spend his free time with family and friends. He enjoys reading, golfing, cycling and the outdoors.