Michael McIntyre

Vice President at Chinook Capital Advisors
Chinook Capital Advisors

Michael joined Chinook Capital Advisors in 2018. As a lifelong Pacific Northwesterner, he is passionate to understand the needs and challenges regional business owners face in transitioning to the next phase of their lives. He contributes to the team by performing financial and data analysis, preparing informational marketing materials, supporting diligence efforts, and assisting with closing activities. Since 2020, Michael has been an active member of Vistage International. Michael graduated cum laude from Gonzaga University with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree with concentrations in Finance and International Business. During his time at Gonzaga, Michael completed internships with Northwest Farm Credit Services, a farm cooperative lender, and Kaspien, an eCommerce startup. Michael competed in the CFA Institute Research Challenge, where the Gonzaga team placed second place regionally. He studied abroad at Queen Mary University of London for a semester.

Connect with Michael on LinkedIn.

Michael on mentorship

I am passionate about helping the next generation achieve success in finding their dream career profession. I remember the challenges I faced when exploring future careers. As a recent college student and a current professional, I can guide students toward achieving successful outcomes after college. As a mentor, I can provide guidance on career opportunities, answer common questions, and offer tips on resumes, networking, and interviews.

Specialty topics

  • Careers in Finance / general business
  • Applying for internship programs
  • General networking advice
  • Expanding your professional network
  • Resume critique
  • LinkedIn profile critique / how to use LinkedIn to network
  • Navigating the early years of your career
  • Financial literacy

Favorite books and learning resources

  • The Daily Pitch (PitchBook newsletter)
  • The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People (Stephen Covey)
  • Principles (Ray Dalio)

Fun facts

Michael is an Aviation geek (aka “av-geek”) who watches airport live-streams on the weekends. He stays active through biking and running in his neighborhood. He is an aspiring tradesperson through year-round DIY projects around his house. He is always daydreaming about the next overseas adventure with his partner, Alisha. He is also a cat person.