Michael Blehar

Founding Partner & Managing Director

Financial Consultant

mblehar@fortpittcapital.com

FOCUS

As one of the managing partners at the firm, Michael manages the strategic plans for the future of Fort Pitt Capital. He also provides guidance to other advisors at the firm, coaching them on how to provide the best possible outcomes for our clients and how to better communicate our ideas to achieve financial success. Michael serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors, Managing Director, and Investment Policy Committee Member.

Michael is an advocate for healthy client interaction, believing that getting to know a client, their goals and their life is the best way to understanding how they should invest their money.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

Mike began his career in financial services in 1988 as a stockbroker in Philadelphia. He held leadership positions with a Pittsburgh-area investment firm before founding Fort Pitt Capital Group in 1995.

EDUCATION

BS, Pennsylvania State University

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Member of the Financial Planning Association, Penn State Alumni Association, the Development Committee for the Western Pennsylvania Chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and Vistage International. Mike is a member of the FBI Citizens Academy Alumni and sits on the board of directors for Mount Lebanon Community Foundation. Also is a member of St. Clair Country Club, Trout Unlimited, Beaver Creek Anglers Fly Fishing Club and the Alpine Hunting and Fishing Club.

PERSONAL

Having grown up hunting, fishing and camping, Mike likes to spend his free time surrounded by nature, his wife and his three children at their cabin in the Laurel Highlands.