Michael Bernard


Mike Bernard began his career in 1993 with Morgan Stanley, and joined Merrill Lynch in 2000.   He holds Bachelor and Masters degrees from the Catholic University of America and a Masters degree from Yale University. He is also a CFP® practitioner and an Accredited Domestic Partner Advisor℠.

Among his interests and passions, Mike enjoys an active musical life as a professional oboist in Los Angeles. He currently serves as principal oboist with four local orchestras. He ran his first marathon at age 50, and has completed a total of 7 marathons since then. He is married and has two sons, two grandchildren, and a black Labrador Retriever, Molly.