Michael Whitaker

Vice President, Capital markets

Before joining CommonGood, Michael served in sales and management roles across different industries. Most recently in financial services, Michael was an internal wholesaler for CNL Securities where he represented their platform of alternative investments, serving financial advisors in the independent broker channel in Arkansas, Illinois, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, and Oklahoma. He holds the FINRA Series 7 and 63 Licenses.

Prior to entering the financial services industry at CNL, Michael served in management positions in the automotive world where he developed a passion for growing organizations, people, and sales through excellence in leadership and customer service. 

Michael graduated from the University of Central Florida with a degree in English and spends time every day reading and writing. Since joining CommonGood, he has developed a passion for fitness (losing 70 lbs along the way). He loves living in Orlando with his wonderful wife Christie and their son Lee.