Michael Novak Senior Fiduciary Officer

Joined Northern Trust



  • Bachelor of Science, Finance, University of Dayton
  • Master in Business Administration, Banking & Finance, Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University


As a Trust Advisor, Mike guides clients on strategies designed to protect and preserve their assets, grow their net worth, and transfer their wealth in a manner best-suited to their established goals.


Prior to joining Northern Trust in 2012, Mike was a Senior Vice President in the Family Wealth Group of KeyCorp in Cleveland, providing services to multigenerational families. He started his career with Society National Bank in the Management Training Program, where he worked in a variety of roles.

Community Involvement

Mike is Chairman of the Board of Trustees at Southwest General Hospital's Community Foundation. Mike is also on the Board of Trustees at Great Lakes Theater and is currently the Treasurer of the Cleveland Estate Planning Council.