Michael B. Smolko is an Associate Advisor at Tahoma Advisory Group LLC and has been with the firm since 2013. He focuses on helping clients with financial planning and also has experience working with State employees and educators. Mike achieved the CFP® designation in 2020. He has an MBA from Pacific Lutheran University, a MA in Education from Alfred University with an emphasis in College Student Development, and a BA in Psychology.
Mike often speaks at retirement seminars and other financial events for local school districts. He has served as a board member of his Rotary Club and has earned his Competent Communicator from Toastmaster International. He has also served as PTA President at his children’s school and as President of his HOA.
Mike is happily married to Lindsay and has a son and a daughter. He loves to spend time with his family, coach his children’s sports teams, and enjoys trips to Disneyland (the Smolko family’s favorite place!). Mike is an avid reader of fiction and loves a great story. On a weekend, if he is not partaking in the latest summer blockbuster, he might be found at his BBQ prepping a meal for his family and close friends.