Mike Manes owns Square One Consulting and is on the board for the LSU Healthcare Network. His experience includes insurance agency production, military service, speaking engagements, serving as an instructor of risk and insurance at LSU and his board positions. Mr. Manes received his bachelor of arts in political science from the University of Southwestern Louisiana. He later received an honorary doctor of letters from the National College of Natural Medicine.
He has significant experience in the facilitation of an array of consulting services, including: communication tools for discussions of bank-based distribution; strategic planning by a community bank; strategic planning for a bank-owned agency; and acquisition of an agency by a community bank.
Mr. Manes’s writing contributions have been to publications that include Agent’s Voice Magazine, Banks in Insurance Report and the Baton Rouge Executive Digest. He speaks at conventions including Patient Care, Louisiana Society of Association Executives and the Independent Insurance Agents of Louisiana. His board positions include the board of regents for the National College of Natural Medicine and the board of directors for the LSUHealth Healthcare Network.