R. Michael Beatty (Mike) retired in 1995 as the Managing Partner and CEO of Kennedy and Coe, a regional accounting firm based in Salina, KS, after 32 years and now works with his personal investments and those of several endowment funds and trusts.
He graduated from the KU School of Business, and earned his master’s in accounting from Wichita State University.
Mike has served on numerous civic boards in Salina as well as committees and boards of his alma mater, the University of Kansas.
He and his wife Mary Nell split their time between Salina, KS and Almont. They have three children who live with their families in Kansas. The families of Sarah DeVries (Wichita), Phil and Patrick Beatty (Salina) are all seasonal residents of Almont.