Michael is the Chief Operating Officer of Livingston Financial Group. He has his Series 7 and Series 66 licenses held through LPL Financial along with being a Chartered Federal Employee Benefit Consultant (ChFEBC). He grew up in this business as his dad founded Livingston Financial Group. Seven years out of college, due to family medical issues, he decided to make the transition back to the family business where he began working with his father and cousin, Glenn Livingston. In 2008, Glenn and Michael bought the company from his father and have built it to a multi-million dollar organization.
As a pastor that is where he met his wife Laura and married her in 1999. He currently lives in Hampstead, Maryland with his wife and two children. He is still actively involved in his home church and is an Avid Baltimore Orioles and Baltimore Ravens Fan.
In college, Michael felt a calling into music ministry in the church. He graduated from Lee University with his BS in Accounting, BA in Music with a vocal emphasis, and his Masters in Church Music. He then took a position at his home church in Westminster, MD as the pastor of worship ministries.