Michael is a 2021 graduate from San Diego State University where he received a Bachelor of Science in Finance. He was an active member in Associated Students, the school government, and a member of the Financial Planning Association (FPA). Michael is currently working to receive his certificate in Personal Financial Planning, so he will be able to take the CFP exam by the end of 2021. He enjoys working in the Planning Department at Pure to build and process financial plans, service client requests, and create excellent client experiences.

Michael grew up just north of San Francisco in Marin County. Since going to college, he has lived in San Diego and has found it very hard to leave. Outside of work Michael loves to watch and play sports, spend time outdoors hiking or on the lake, and traveling whenever he gets the chance to.