Michael Stone’s vision for West Georgia and the community of Carrollton is to offer a welcoming, experienced team of financial professionals that implement personalized investment management and financial services to help individuals and businesses pursue their financial milestones. Michael’s caring attitude and experience will make you feel right at home in our Financial Family.
As a Financial Advisor, Michael takes the time to examine each investor’s individual needs and helps address their investment goals. With a passion for teaching, Michael also offers seminars, classes and workshops for serious investors of all types.
Before founding Milestone Investment Management, LLC, Michael worked in commercial banking in Louisiana, Alabama and Georgia for 24 years, and began his Financial Planning career in 1997 as an Investment Representative with St. Louis based Edward Jones and his Professional Plan Consultant by Financial Service Standards in March of 2013 . He received a Bachelor of Science from Louisiana State University, and later went on to graduate from LSU’s Graduate School of Banking. Michael has since received his Accredited Asset Management Specialist (AAMS) designation from the College of Financial Planning. He holds Series 7 and 63 through LPL Financial for the states AL, FL, GA, LA, NC, and VA and holds the Series 66 through LPL Financial, and IFG Advisory, LLC; additionally, Michael holds Licenses for Life and Health Insurance, and Variable Life and Variable Annuities.
Michael is active in the West Georgia Community through the Carrollton Dawn Breakers Rotary Club, the Fairfield Kiwanis Club, and the Carroll County Chamber of Commerce. Michael currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Carroll Symphony Orchestra, and has served on as Chairman of the Finance and Stewardship Committee and is a former trustee of Carrollton First Baptist Church. In 2015, Michael and Andrea Stone endowed the Visiting Artist Series at the University of West Georgia School of The Arts. Milestone Investment Management is currently a Silver sponsor of Forward Carroll.
Michael is married to Andrea Hutchins Stone and they have 5 children.