Broker Check
Michael G. Gundzik, Ph.D., CLU®, ChFC®

Michael G. Gundzik, Ph.D., CLU®, ChFC®


Michael G. Gundzik founded Gundzik & Associates, Inc. in 1973. He assists the people and organizations he works with to create significant personal wealth, and focuses on asset protection and tax reduction strategies. He is an advocate for the people and organizations he works with, and establishes close working relationships with them. He specializes in the utilization of life insurance products to implement costs recovery and tax reduction strategies*. His eminence in this field was preceded by a distinguished career in the public corporate sector and in the educational field. Michael lectures regularly to professionals in related areas.

Dr. Gundzik received his B.S. at Case Institute of Technology in Cleveland, Ohio, and his M.A. at University of California-Berkeley. In 1966, he earned his Ph.D. from Syracuse University in Syracuse, New York. He received designation as Chartered Life Underwriter in 1977, and as Chartered Financial Consultant in 1984, both from The American College, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania. To date, Dr. Gundzik has written or co-authored over twenty publications. He has served as officer and Past President, Colorado Alumni Chapter of Case Western Reserve University, former member, Visiting Committee for the College of Arts and Sciences, Case Western Reserve University, member of Denver Estate Planning Council and past President, Serra Club of Denver, Colorado.

Michael has been affiliated with Wealth Strategies Group and The Guardian Life Insurance Company since February 1st, 1991 and has qualified for Guardian’s Leaders Club or Executive Club every year since joining Guardian.

Dr. Gundzik and his wife, Francie, are busy with music, theatre and their combined family of five children and 12 grandchildren. He was Guest Conductor of the Colorado Symphony Orchestra and has now joined their Board of Trustees.