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Michael B. Fink,

CPM® Managing Director - Investments

Mike has extensive knowledge and experience in developing financial strategies for governmental organizations and individuals. His expertise is predominantly geared toward controlling investment risks and managing cash flows. He draws on his experience as a Federal Reserve auditor, a commercial banker and institutional investment manager to help customize financial strategies that are goal oriented and realistic.

Mike began his career in 1980 as an auditor for the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago before returning to his home town as a commercial banker in Dayton Ohio. After nearly 8 years in the banking industry Mike accepted a position with a regional broker dealer where he received extensive training in virtually all aspects of the brokerage business including government and corporate bond trading, research, investment banking and working with equity traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

Mike has a Bachelor of Science degree in economics from Bowling Green State University, a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Dayton and is certified as a portfolio manager through the Academy of Certified Portfolio Managers at Columbia University.

He is a regular speaker on topics concerning economics and investments at various governmental industry conferences across the United States, including the Government Finance Officers Association. The Association of Public Treasurers of the United States and Canada and the County Treasurers Association of Ohio. In addition to serving individuals, Mike’s clients include cities, counties, school districts, libraries and other political subdivisions.

Committed to his community, Mike lives in his hometown of Miamisburg, Ohio with his wife of 37 years, Gail. He currently serves as Chairman of Downtown Miamisburg Inc., a nonprofit organization committed to revitalization of the city's riverfront and historic district. He is treasurer of the Dayton District Council of the Saint Vincent de Paul society.

Raymond James is not affiliated with the above organizations and/or charitable causes.