Michael McGrath is the Director of Financial Planning at Hefren-Tillotson. Mike's primary responsibilities include supervising a team of Financial Planners and completing the final review on all written financial plans utilizing Hefren-Tillotson's exclusive MASTERPLAN approach. Mike also works closely with individual clients to help them achieve their overall goals in the areas of investments, insurance, retirement, estate, and tax planning.
Mike is a CFP® professional, an Investment Advisor Representative, a Registered Representative, and a Licensed Agent for Life, Accident and Health Insurance. He is an active member of the Pittsburgh Chapter of the Financial Planning Association (FPA) where he has served on the Board of Directors and is an active member of the Pittsburgh Planned Giving Council.
Mike is committed to community involvement and service. He has served as a member of the Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership’s Young Leaders Committee and is a graduate of Leadership Pittsburgh XXXI, a ten month program for established senior-level leaders. Mike completed his undergraduate work at Allegheny College, earning a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science.
Mike is a native of Pittsburgh residing in Shaler with his wife Stephanie, their son Harrison, daughter Abigail, and dog Comet. In his free time he enjoys golf, fishing, hiking, and other outdoor activities.
Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. owns the certification marks CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ and federally registered CFP (with flame design) in the U.S., which it awards to individuals who successfully complete CFP Board's initial and ongoing certification requirements.