As chief operating officer, Mike plays a key role in developing the operational and technological processes that support our advisors and their staff.
“AE has created a culture of success that impacts its advisors, carriers, employees and strategic partners.”
Mike’s key role at AE Wealth Management is to develop world-class operations and technology in support of our advisors. His team employs proven methods to accelerate time to issue and time to pay incoming new business and provide any pre- or post-sale service required. Additionally, the team focuses on using innovative technology both internally and externally to assist producers in servicing clients and growing their businesses.
In addition to his role at the AE Wealth Management office, Mike is responsible for leading AE affiliate companies Go Modern, AE Coach and Advisor Employee Services (AES).
Mike has a degree in finance and business administration from Kansas State University. He also completed executive training in strategic acquisitions and alliances at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management. He is a member of the Senior Steering Committee with the Insured Retirement Institute and a former board member of Perry-Lecompton USD 343.
Mike is married to Denise, his college sweetheart, and they have three beautiful daughters, Lauren, Hayley and Anna. He enjoys hunting and gourmet cooking.