Michael A. Duch, of Aberdeen South Dakota, is a business professional, devoted husband, caring father, and servant to the Holy Catholic Church. With over 25 years of experience in finance, Michael is currently Vice President and partner at Schwan Financial Group.

Michael A. Duch, born in Los Angeles, in 1958 is of Japanese and Danish ancestry. He was named Michael after Michael Anthony, the protagonist on TV program “The Millionaire”.  His adopted father’s family is of German / Czech descent, thus his surname “Duch” means “spirit” or “ghost”.  Michael attended Nebraska Wesleyan University and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for his degree in Pre-Dental. He later received a degree in Business from Chadwick University, and has since decided to further his education in Theology at Holy Apostles College and Seminary.

Michael is polylingual in impressively, eight different languages, which include: English, French, Italian, Spanish, German, Japanese, Danish and Croatian. Not surprisingly, Michael Duch has traveled to England, France, Italy, the Netherlands, Australia, Hawaii, Fiji, New Zealand, Bermuda, Iceland, eight islands in the Caribbean, Canada, Mexico and Venezuela.

In addition to traveling and immersing himself in a variety of cultures, Michael A. Duch has a variety of hobbies and interests that he enjoys outside of the workplace. Michael is an avid hunter, specifically duck, goose, wild turkey, whitetail and mule deer, pronghorn antelope, ram sheep, and buffalo. He has a passion for the shooting sport, having participated in the highly rated International Practical Shooting Confederation as a pistol competitor. Michael has experience flying, which he did for the first time at the age of 17. He enjoys golfing and has played at many different courses throughout the states, such as TPC Scottsdale-Stadium Course and Wild Dunes.  Michael also has an extensive musical background, having been in a number of theatrical productions and experience with playing the piano, guitar, bugle and trombone. Michael enjoys sharing his passions with his family.

Michael and his wife, Rosemary

Michael Duch has been happily married for thirty four years and counting. He and his wife have been blessed with 3 children, one of whom is married and as of March 2016, gave Michael and his wife their first grandson! Today, the Duch family resides in Aberdeen, South Dakota. During the summer, Michael and his family enjoy spending time on Mina Lake, also in South Dakota. When visiting their winter home in Mesa, Arizona they like to engage in jetskiing, waterskiing and snow skiing, respectively.


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