Wealth Management Team
Michael C. Brown ,
Partner, Director of Wealth Management ,
Michael brings over 30 years of financial services experience to Dynasty, where he leads the wealth management team. Michael began his career as a financial consultant with Merrill Lynch, formed the Special Equity Transactions Group at Bear Stearns and was head of the domestic Private Bank for ING Barings. At U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management, he was named by Barron’s as one of the “Top 100 Financial Advisors.” He is a graduate of Columbia University where he is a Class Chair and sits on the President’s Committee on Athletics. Michael received All-Ivy League honors in both football and baseball. In addition, he serves on the board of Hope & Heroes Children’s Cancer Fund at NY Presbyterian Hospital and the East Harlem Tutorial Program and is a founding member of the East Harlem Scholars Charter School.
Ronald Deutsch, CFA ,
Senior Vice President, Wealth Management,
Mr. Deutsch joins Dynasty Financial Partners with over 30 years of experience in portfolio management and financial advisory services, focusing on diversified investment strategies for high net worth individuals and institutional clients. He specializes in taxable fixed income management, with a particular emphasis on investment grade and high yield corporates, mortgages and sovereign bonds. Previous wealth management experience includes positions with Sage Capitol and Lebenthal Asset Management. His Wall Street sell side experience includes senior positions in fixed income departments at Bear Stearns, BNP Paribas, Prudential Securities and Kidder Peabody. Mr. Deutsch began his career in investment banking at Drexel Burnham Lambert. He holds an MBA from Northwestern University and a BS from Binghamton University.
Mr. Deutsch is an avid tennis player and sports enthusiast and sits on the Investment Committee for The Binghamton University Foundation.
Brian R. Flynn,
Vice President, Wealth Management,
Brian Flynn is Vice President at Dynasty Private Wealth where he is responsible for investment management, financial planning and business development. He has over ten years in the financial services industry having worked as a Financial Advisor at Merrill Lynch and DHF Capital. Brian is a graduate of the Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics at the University of Delaware, where he was a varsity baseball player. He is a Trustee of the Autism Foundation of NJ.
Vice President, Wealth Management,
Rhonda Pohl specializes in client relations on the wealth management team at Dynasty. She has a diverse background of working in a variety of key positions in the financial services sector. Together with Ron Deutsch, Rhonda joined Dynasty from Lebenthal Asset Management. She and Ron Deutsch have worked together for over 7 years.
Rhonda has had a diverse background of working in a variety of key positions in the financial services sector. She began her financial service career at Bankers Trust Company, where she was in the Government Relations division; lobbying on behalf of the banking industry in Congress, NY State and New York City governments. Rhonda remained at Deutsche Bank (DB) for a year in the same capacity after the merger with Bankers Trust. In 2000, Rhonda was recruited by Financial Services Forum, then a new trade association comprised of the Chief Executives of 20 of the largest financial services companies in the country.
Rhonda earned her law degree from New York Law School and worked as a small business owner and in the not-for-profit sector before entering the financial services industry.