Michael French, CFP®
Michael French joined The Cornerstone Team in 2018 as a Wealth Advisor alongside Don. He grew up in Malta, Montana, as part of a 4th generation cattle ranching family, and was heavily involved in sports throughout his high school and college years. During his collegiate career, Michael earned NAIA All-American honors 3x as a wrestler at the University of Great Falls and was inducted into the Argo Hall of Fame for Wrestling in 2017. After spending many years in Great Falls, he and his wife Marissa moved to the Flathead Valley in 2014. In his off time, if he is not outdoors, Michael can be found at the local CrossFit gym working out or helping others live a healthier lifestyle through fitness.
Michael graduated from the University of Great Falls in 2011 with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science in Paralegal Studies. Shortly after graduation Michael began his career in the industry as a financial services intern where he developed a true appreciation for the industry and the people who worked in it. In 2012 Michael started as a Financial Advisor and has been helping individuals and businesses make informed decisions with their finances ever since. He received his Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) Certification in April 2019.
Michael appreciates this business because he can see tangible results from helping people make informed decisions with their money. He feels successful in his work when his clients are given the opportunity to meet their financial goals and do the things that they want in life.