Mike Blair is a Senior Vice President of CAPTRUST Financial Advisors. Prior to joining CAPTRUST in 2009, Mike was the co-founder and managing director of The Jones Blair Group of Wells Fargo Advisors where he received the firm’s highest award, “The Wachovia Way” in 2006. During his 37 year career as a financial advisor, Mike has been profiled by On Wall Street magazine as one of the country’s Top Brokers, recognized as one of the top ten wealth advisors in North Carolina by The Wall Street Journal and Charlotte by the Charlotte Business Journal and listed among the top 1000 wealth advisors in the United States by Barron’s.
Mike holds a BS in Business Administration and an MBA, from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill. He sits on the Board of Salvin Dental Specialties, Inc. and is active with Social Ventures Partners-Charlotte and the Robinson Center for Civic Leadership at the Foundation for the Carolinas.
An eighth-generation Charlotte native, Mike has served as Chair of the Boards of Hospice and Palliative Care-Charlotte and Leadership Charlotte. He also has served on the Board of the Mint Museum, Child Care Resources, The Fletcher School, United Way of Central Carolinas, Heineman Medical Research Foundation, and the American Cancer Society. He was in the inaugural class of American Leadership Fellows-Charlotte and Class 6 of Leadership Charlotte, and received the Scheley Lyons Award from Leadership Charlotte in 2006.