Michael A. Beatty
President/Chief Investment Counsel
Michael A. Beatty serves as President and Chief Investment Counsel of Prescott Investor Services, Inc., a registered investment advisory firm he co-founded in 1989. The firm manages investments for high net worth individuals and small institutions. Prior to his current position, Mr. Beatty was employed as Vice President of a regional investment banking firm. He also spent several years in various management positions in the hotel and restaurant industry.
Mr. Beatty received a Bachelor of Science Degree (Cum Laude) from Northern Arizona University in 1977.
Mr. Beatty is a well-respected international lecturer in the field of investment strategies. During the 1990’s, he served as a consultant to government and business officials in the Czech Republic in matters concerning business privatization and investment.
Mr. Beatty is a Past Chair of the Northern Arizona University Foundation and currently serves on the NAU Foundation Investment Committee and the NAU College of Social & Behavioral Science Advancement Board.
Mr. Beatty currently serves on the Board of Trustees of Yavapai Regional Medical Center, a community hospital system located in Prescott, AZ. He also currently serves as Vice President of the Desert Southwest Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association, covering Arizona and southern Nevada.
Mr. Beatty is a native of Arizona and currently resides in Prescott, AZ. He remains very active in the local community. He is a Past President and Melvin Jones Fellow of the Prescott Sunrise Lions Club and is active in the Yavapai Big Brothers organization.