Michael joined Oak Ridge Financial in 2002 as the President of the Private Client Services Group. Michael brings Oak Ridge Financial over 20 years of experience in the Securities Industry. Mr. Leonard began his career in the securities industry in January of 1981 at Piper, Jaffray and Hopwood. Michael has performed various functions in this industry, including building and supervising a local Fixed Income department and putting together a highly successful training program for one of the local Minneapolis wire houses. Michael is very involved in his community, having spent approximately 10 years serving on various boards for the Wayzata School District. Michael graduated from the University of Minnesota in 1979 with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, including a minor in Speech Communications and in Economics.