The Donohue Group

 


 

Michael J. Donohue | Senior Financial Advisor

Office: (973) 845-6901 | michael.donohueSR@wfafinet.com

Michael J. Donohue has been nurturing client relationships and providing exceptional investment guidance for more than 30 years.  Founder of The Donohue Group, Michael built his book of business as a Senior Financial Advisor and Portfolio Manager most recently at Merrill Lynch Wealth Management and in earlier years with Wachovia Securities.  

In December 2017, The Donohue Group joined Florham Park Wealth Advisors.  Here, the team is empowered to more deeply serve clients.  Michael holds himself and his team to very high standards.  He strives to create a trusting and comfortable relationship with each and every client. Paramount to his success is making sure there is a clear understanding of the investment process and engaging with his clients proactively to review outcomes throughout the course of their financial journey. 

Integral to the team are Michael’s two sons, Michael D., and Christopher Donohue.   Both contribute as financial advisors with unique perspectives on the trends that are changing the landscape of the industry, including innovative investment offerings and how to service and communicate with clients.  Jennifer Costello, a Registered Senior Client Associate, is the bedrock of the team. She has been a critical member since inception. Jennifer managing all facets of operations, administration and client relations. 

Michael is a graduate of Ohio University.  He holds FINRA Series 7, 63, 65 and 31. He resides in Boonton, NJ and enjoys traveling and playing golf. 


Michael D. Donohue | Financial Advisor

Office: (973) 845-6902 | michael.donohueJR@wfafinet.com

Michael D. Donohue was destined to be part of The Donohue Group.  Detecting his son’s potential his father, Michael J. Donohue, who at the time was leading the team at Merrill Lynch, brought him onboard just after he graduated college in 2015.  Michael’s ambition and ability to pick up on investment concepts helped jump start his career. He quickly obtained his license as a financial advisor and began helping clients plan and invest for their futures.

Michael joined Florham Park Wealth Advisors with The Donohue Group in late 2017. Now with some experience under his belt and a millennial perspective, Michael provides an understanding of current trends and disrupters in our business and their impact on investment planning, investment strategies and how to care for and communicate with our clients.

Michael is a graduate of Loyola University of Maryland. He holds FINRA Series 7 and Series 66 registrations.  He lives in Hoboken, NJ and when time allows, he enjoys playing golf.


Christopher J. Donohue | Financial Advisor

Office: (973) 845-6906 | christopher.donohue@wfafinet.com

Christopher J. Donohue is the newest member of The Donohue Group at Florham Park Wealth Advisors.  While interning as a client associate at Merrill Lynch, Chris realized he had a passion for helping clients achieve their financial objectives.  Therefore in 2018, he became a Financial Advisor, following the path of his father and older brother. 

While Chris is new to the business he is helping the team reach younger investors.  He relates well with the next generation of our more seasoned clients.   Being tech-savvy helps him improve process efficiencies and client service. Chris represents the future for The Donohue Group and is committed to nurturing our client relationships for decades to come. 

Chris will graduate from Fairleigh Dickerson University in May 2019 with a degree in finance.  He enjoys playing basketball and golf in his spare time.


Jennifer Costello | Office Manager

Office: (973) 845-6903 | jennifer.costello@wfafinet.com

Jennifer Costello is a Registered Senior Client Associate, and a critical member of The Donohue Group, a registered independent advisor team at Florham Park Wealth Advisors.  She manages all aspects of office management, including portfolio administration and client relations.  Jennifer is the glue that keeps the team in tact while providing white glove support and service to our clients.

As an original member of The Donohue Group, Jennifer joined FPWA with Michael Donohue in 2017 after working together for 21 years.  This long-term successful tenure helps Jennifer foster confidence and trust with each client.

Jennifer has earned the FINRA Series 7, Series 63 and Life and Health Insurance Licenses.  She lives in Roxbury Township, NJ with her husband, Donnie, and their 2 dogs.