Michael D. Hankin
President and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Hankin is President and Chief Executive Officer of Brown Advisory Incorporated, a position he has held since the firm became independent from Bankers Trust/Alex. Brown & Sons on June 30, 1998. He has spent over 30 years assisting a wide range of individuals and institutions on their investment and financial matters. He was formerly a partner with the law firm of Piper & Marbury (now “DLA Piper”) headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland.

  • Emory University, B.A. and M.A. (1979), Phi Beta Kappa, Summa cum laude
  • The University of Virginia School of Law, J.D. (1982)

Community Involvement
  • Trustee and Vice Chairman, Johns Hopkins Medicine
  • Trustee, The Johns Hopkins University
  • Member, Board of Managers, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab
  • Trustee, Baltimore Community Foundation
  • Chairman, Baltimore Waterfront Partnership and Management Authority
  • President, Land Preservation Trust, Inc.
  • Director, Mountain Gorilla Veterinary Project
  • Director, Greater Baltimore Committee
  • Past Chairman, Board of Trustees of the Maryland Zoological Society (The Maryland Zoo)