Lee Business School

Michael PeQueen
’88 BS Finance

Michael PeQueen is currently managing director and partner at HighTower Las Vegas, a local wealth management firm. He was also the UNLV Finance Department Alumnus of the year in 2012. He has been in the investment field for close to 30 years.

Having counseled hundreds of clients on investment strategy and financial planning, PeQueen holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation and is also a Certified Financial Planner (CFP). He also earned a master’s degree in banking and financial services from Boston University and appears regularly on CNBC and Fox Business in addition to having been interviewed by the Wall Street Journal and New York Times. In addition, PeQueen is the co-founder of Dental Care International, a nonprofit offering oral health care to underserved populations around the world. He is also a board member of the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce’s Chamber Insurance & Benefits program.