Michael Walsh joined Walsh Duffield in 1978 after graduating from Nichols School and Yale University. As Executive Vice President, he works closely with a broad cross-section of clients, both commercial and personal, to help them manage their risk. Outside of his duties at Walsh Duffield, Michael has been very active in providing leadership at the board level for a number of Western New York non-profit organizations. He continues to be a long-time board member of and former board chair for both Child & Family Services and the YMCA of Buffalo Niagara. In addition, he currently serves as Board Chair for both Child & Family Services Foundation and Medaille College, and formerly served on the boards of Nichols School, Nardin Academy, Legal Aid Bureau of WNY and Buffalo Therapeutic Riding Center.