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Michael J. West

First Vice President, Wealth Management

A CERTIFIED FIANCIAL PLANNER professional with over 25-years of experience, Michael manages a team of advisors and staff through Raymond James and Associates. Michael’s team provides full financial planning. Working alongside their clients to develop an investment strategy that provides for their retirement goals through diversification in the most tax efficient investments. The team also works with their client’s attorney and CPA to provide a comprehensive approach to their financial plan. Let West Wealth Management help you develop a plan.

Michael’s leadership roles began in the 1980s when he served as a Green Beret with the 5th Special Forces group of Ft. Bragg N.C. Michael has continued his involvement in the community and abroad serving on several boards and volunteering with multiple charity organizations—Meals on Wheels, Junior Achievement, Special Assignment Coordinator with GFA Missions, and board member of the Greenville Sertoma Club. Michael has also been privileged to mentor 30 men and women through internships and development programs.

Away from the office, Michael enjoys spending time with his beautiful wife and family. They enjoy working in their yard as a family and are avid travelers!

It's not enough that we do our best; sometimes we have to do what's required.

Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. owns the certification marks CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER,  CFP Logo Flame Design and  CFP Logo Plaque Design in the U.S., which it awards to individuals who successfully complete CFP Board's initial and ongoing certification requirements.