Michael Bumgarner, CPA, CLM, CGMA, serves as our Chief Executive Officer. Mike oversees the administrative management of our offices, is responsible for financial planning and controls, banking relationships, talent management, general operational management, business development, information technology systems and physical facilities.
Mike became the first person in West Virginia to obtain the Certified Legal Manager certification. Since then, he has become very involved with the Association of Legal Administrators (ALA) and has significantly benefitted from the volunteer experience and peer relationships. Mike has held various leadership positions in ALA, including serving on the Certification Committee, Region 3 Leadership Team, Board of Directors, Chair of the Finance Committee and Compliance Officer for the Board of Directors. He currently serves as President of the association.
Mike earned his Bachelor’s degree in Accounting at West Virginia University and is a Certified Public Accountant. He is a member of the Association of Legal Administrators, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the West Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants, where he serves as Director-At-Large.