Managing Director | Jackson Hole
As Managing Director, Mike oversees business strategies to help create unique and valuable solutions for First Western clients, as well as fosters and grows relationships with the greater Jackson Hole and Teton County community. Mike also leads First Western’s efforts to promote the company’s unique and competitive trust services in the state of Wyoming.
Mike brings 14 years of investment management and client service experience to First Western. He was previously president of Eden and Associates, Inc. where he managed investments for a number of start-up companies. While there, he also provided strategic consulting to clients in the senior living and real estate sectors.
Getting to Know Mike
What do you like most about your job?
I like helping people through planning. We see a lot of successful people with holes in their financial plans and helping them fill the gaps and pinpoint risk is rewarding.
What do you believe is your best quality?
I believe in a positive attitude, following up quickly, and respecting peoples’ time.
What is your idea of perfect happiness?
Fly Fishing! Standing in a cold river with a fly rod.
- Bachelor of Arts from Indiana University
- Certified Trust and Financial Advisor (CTFA®) designation
- NMLS ID 477166
- Founding Member, Silicon Coulier’s Angel Finance Group in Jackson
- Board President, Interconnections 21
- Volunteer, Circle of Care
- Board Member, Jackson Hole Community School