Michael Burke Portrait

Michael Burke


Michael Burke was appointed Individual Trustee to the ERFC Board in FY 2014.

Burke is a Managing Director for Stifel, a 125-year-old wealth management and investment firm headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri.  Based in Stifel’s Washington D.C. Private Client Group office, Burke joined the firm as part of its acquisition of Barclays’ Wealth and Investment Management, Americas in 2015.  At Barclays, he served as Managing Director, Eastern Region and was a member of the firm’s U.S. Management Committee and U.S. Risk Forum.

Prior to joining Barclays in 2010, Burke served as Head of Deutsche Bank Alex Brown, the U.S. Private Wealth Management (PWM) division of Deutsche Bank, from 2006 to 2009.  In that role, he also served on the Deutsche Bank Securities U.S. Board of Directors as well as the U.S. PWM Management Committee.  Burke also spent 17 years at Morgan Stanley, where he held several senior roles, including Director of National Sales for the entire U.S. Wealth Management business, and as a member of the U.S. PWM Executive Committee.

Burke holds a B.S. in Business Management from Radford University.  He currently serves as a Member of the Board of Trustees of Marymount University.  Burke was also a longtime Member of the National Board of Trustees for United Cerebral Palsy, where he currently serves as Chairman of the Investment Committee and as a Member of the Finance Committee.