Michael Merrifield is the Controller for Summit Commercial Real Estate Group and Summit Realty Management, LLC. He is responsible for preparing and issuing financial statements for several different real estate entities, and oversees the accounts payable, accounts receivable and IT functions of the company.
Prior to joining Summit, Mike spent 19 years as the Controller at AJM Management Services, Inc., a real estate management company based in Syracuse, New York. There he had accountability for a wide range of diverse companies including those involved in real estate, interior design, senior housing facilities, medical, marinas, and construction.
Mike began his career as the Senior Accountant at Empire Vision Centers in Syracuse, one of the largest eye care facilities in the Northeast, with over 30 locations in New York State. Mike has a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from SUNY Oswego. He has been the treasurer for Liverpool Little League for the past 7 years and on the board for 12 years, and is still actively coaching the 17-18 year old division. Also, he was the Treasurer for Long Branch Elementary for 9 years and is currently the Treasurer at Liverpool Middle School. He also coached Optimist basketball for the past 8 years.