Operations Investment Specialist
Michael Midgette is Signature’s Operations Investment Specialist. His primary responsibility is coordinating operational processes and tasks for the Investment department. He organizes and streamlines workflows to achieve maximum efficiency. Michael works closely with fund administrators and accountants, and audits relevant data sources for accuracy. By analyzing and recommending workflows for automation, he actively participates in Signature’s ongoing technological development endeavors. Michael also co-chairs Signature’s internship program and enjoys scouting for up-and-coming talent within the financial industry.
Michael began his career in finance during the summer of 2006 at Bellco Credit Union in Denver. Upon relocating to Hampton Roads, he was recruited by SunTrust. During his seven-year tenure there, he provided outstanding service to clients as a Financial Services Representative, Lead Teller, and Investment Associate. He also acquired the Lean Six Sigma “Green Belt” certification, further honing his operational and organizational skills. Michael’s passion for effectiveness of process and desire for professional growth led him to join Signature’s Operations team in 2014.
In his free time, Michael enjoys running, singing, attending festivals, and spending time with his family and friends. He loves to travel and tries to visit at least three destinations every year. Philanthropy is very important to Michael, so he is proud to coordinate the annual United Way campaign for Signature. He has served on the board of the Virginia Beach Forum and is the current treasurer of the Knight Hawks of Virginia.