Mike was born and raised in the northwest suburbs of Chicago in Rolling Meadows, IL. After graduating high school, he pursued his Bachelors of Science at Loyola University Chicago and graduated magna cum laude. While in college, he studied abroad at the John Felice Rome Center as a Gilman Scholar. Since college, Mike has been honing his customer service skills working in hospitality management, most recently as a General Manager at the Hilton Chicago.
Mike is passionate about working with people and helping others achieve financial independence. As a Financial Planning Coordinator at DeRose FPG, he will be responsible for assisting in the design and implementation of customized financial plans for our clients. His specific job responsibilities will include: collecting and analyzing client data, preparing implementation schedules for incorporating recommended strategies, updating existing plans for annual reviews, and researching current insurance and investments.
He is currently completing the coursework required to sit for the CFP® certification exam through Northwestern University.