Certified Financial Planner™
Mike Johnson, CFP® is a Certified Financial Planner™ with AO Wealth Advisory. His passion is to help others identify and attain their financial objectives by walking with them along their unique journey. He especially enjoys the process of helping clients go from a place of anxiety and confusion about their finances to a place of peace and understanding. He currently holds the Series 65 registration.
He is a member of the Financial Planning Association of Iowa and the Iowa Jump$tart Coalition, whose mission is to improve the personal financial literacy of all Iowans. Mike also sits on the Holy Trinity Catholic School’s Board of Education.
Mike was previously a high school teacher at Southeast Polk High School in Pleasant Hill, Iowa, where he taught economics and personal finance for 17 years. It was there he discovered he wanted to expand this mission of helping others learn the important skills needed to make strong financial decisions. First and foremost, he is an educator. This helps him be more effective as he brings these skills to his job as a financial planner. Mike stays connected with the teaching profession through his website Teacher Wealth.
Raised in Bondurant, Iowa, Mike completed his college education at The University of Iowa. Today he lives in Des Moines, Iowa with his wife and four children, where he is active at Holy Trinity Catholic Church.