Michael Blanton

BMO Harris Bank

Managing Director for BMO Private Bank

Mike is Managing Director for BMO Private Bank and is responsible for leading several Private Wealth Management teams that advise high net worth individuals and business owners on matters related to banking, investment management, trust & estate planning, and wealth planning solutions.  Mike has more than 25 years in the financial services industry.  He earned his B.A. in Finance from North Central College, MBA from DePaul University, and JD from DePaul University College of Law where he graduated Cum Laude.  In addition, Mike is a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and Chartered Financial Analyst charterholder (CFA).  He spent six years in the US Air Force Reserves where his service earned him a National Defense Medal.  Mike resides in Naperville with his wife and two children.