Michael A. James

Managing Director, Director of Family Wealth, Glenmede

Michael A. James is Director of Family Wealth. In this role, he oversees Glenmede's wealth management services to ultra-high-net-worth and family office clientele.

Prior to joining Glenmede in 2012, Mr. James served as a Wealth Strategist in Goldman Sachs' Mid-Atlantic Region, advising high-net-worth clients on issues involving income tax, gift tax, estate tax, generation-skipping transfer tax, philanthropy, creditor protection and life insurance.

Previously, Mr. James was a Director with PricewaterhouseCoopers' Personal Financial Services group where he managed the Wealth Transfer Solutions Network and provided comprehensive wealth management and tax return services to high-net-worth individuals, owners of closely held businesses and corporate executives.

Mr. James is a member of the state bars of Pennsylvania and New Jersey and the Philadelphia Estate Planning Council. He serves on the Temple University Planned Giving Advisory Council. He holds a B.A. in economics & business administration from Ursinus College, an AAS in personnel management from Cumberland County College, a Master of Taxation degree from Villanova University and a J.D. from Rutgers-Camden Law School.