Mike Shea is a native of Tampa and a graduate of Florida State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance. After a brief career in the banking industry, Mike accepted an advisor position at Shea Barclay Group. At the time, Shea Barclay Group consisted of two partners and no employees operating only in Florida. He became responsible for the firm’s geographic expansion and quickly grew its client base nationally. In 2008, Mike became Sales Manager of Shea Barclay Group overseeing and managing all the advisors in the firm and accelerated the firms expansion of clientele and revenue.
Following a complete management buyout in 2012, Mike became President/CEO of Shea Barclay Group. As the leader of the firm, he oversees all operations, manages the firm’s team of advisors and works closely with the firm’s COO on a day-to-day basis. In addition to these duties, he continues to focus on production and manages the relationships of some of the firms largest clients, as well as, identifying continued growth opportunities for the firm.
Mike is a member of the Executive Council for the Florida State University College of Business- Insurance and Risk Management Program. He also sits on the advisory board for the Tampa Metropolitan Downtown YMCA. He is a graduate of the 2007 Tampa Connections Class. Formerly, Mike was a member of the Hillsborough County Board for Junior Achievement, Hillsborough Education Foundation Committee Member and the Tampa Advisory Board for Platinum Bank. Over the years he has been active in a number of other non-profit organizations both personally and through Shea Barclay Group.
During his free time, Mike enjoys spending time with his wife Leila and their two sons, Reilly and Braden. As well as, traveling and playing golf.