Michael D. Flesch is President/Managing Director and a founding principal of North Star Asset Management. Prior to founding NSAM, Mike was with Associated Bank since 1980 where he had been a Vice President and Trust Investment Officer. In this capacity, Mike co-managed the Common Stock Funds. He also managed Associated Bank’s investment portfolio and served on its Asset/Liability Committee from 1985 to 1996. He is a 1979 graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh with a BBA Degree in Finance.