Darren McGraw

Mechelsen Private Client

Darren McGraw is the owner and President of Mechelsen Private Client. Darren gives risk and insurance advice to wealth management firms and their successful families in the Pacific Northwest and manages the insurance portfolios for over $4 Billion of consumer assets. In his 29 years in the industry Darren has worked in management at an insurance company before starting his own agency and then eventually merging with Mechelsen Private Client in 2002. Darren is passionate about Mechelsen Private Client’s mission of stewardship and reducing the friction to living well caused by worries and stress. Darren is married, has two college-aged daughters, teaches martial arts, wants to learn to fly, and loves to travel.

Darren received his business degree from the University of Washington and an MBA from the University of Montana., his CIC and CRM from the National Alliance and CPRIA from the PRMA. Darren holds the FINRA Series 65 Investment Advisor Representative license and recently a Certificate in Cybersecurity for Managers from MIT Sloan School of Management.