Michael is a graduate of Louisiana Tech University with a Bachelor of Science degree. He has earned the designation of CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Professional and earned securities registrations Series 7, 6, 31, 63 and 65, currently held through LPL Financial. He began his professional practice as a financial advisor in 2002. Serving clients, enhancing their financial knowledge, and supporting their life goals are the focus of his practice. He designs, implements and monitors financial plans utilizing a wide range of investment and insurance products to provide risk management, estate, and retirement planning services. He, with his wife Lynne’ and son Christopher, have lived in the Baton Rouge and Ascension parish area for over 35 years. He is involved in various civic and community organizations including: Mary Bird Perkins Development and Golf Committee- Chairman 2012, Louisiana Ducks Unlimited 2014 State Chairman, and The Chapel Oaks Locations-Deacon, Chapel Choir. He is an avid outdoorsman and, he hunts ducks!