Meet Our Team

Michael S. Rankin, CFP®

Private Wealth Advisor

Mobile: 561-379-2682

Michael S. Rankin is a Private Wealth Advisor with the firm of Integrated Financial Partners, Inc. (IFP). Previous to IFP, Michael was a financial advisor at Merrill Lynch and a Boca Raton RIA. Michael began his career as a psychologist in West Palm Beach, working with individuals on setting goals and implementing solutions.

Michael has given professional lectures to others in the industry on the topic of Roles and Responsibilities in the Decision Making Process, teaching active listening and its role in galvanizing goals and objectives. Michael implements these core traits in guiding high net worth clients in their philanthropic and generational wealth transfer wishes. Michael and his clients build consensus in defining objectives that are consistent with the clients’ present and future resources, as well as with their values and priorities. Such planning leads not only to providing for charitable contributions or family legacy, but it can improve the donors’ financial and tax situation, both federal and estate.

A firm believer in giving back, Michael is active in his community. He currently serves numerous foundation committees such as The Methodist Early Childhood Education School and The South Florida Cystic Fibrosis Foundation wherein he devotes additional time to several yearly fund raising events through their Volunteer Leadership Initiative Committee. Previous involvement with several medical associations provides Michael with the ability to interact with and serve physician clients.

Michael received his undergraduate and graduate degrees from the University of West Florida and Troy State University. He is an Investment Advisor Representative offering securities and investment advisory services. He also has multiple insurance licenses, enabling him to offer a multiplicity of products and services.

Mr. Rankin makes his home in Boca Raton, Florida, with his wife Kristin and their daughters, Savannah and Saylor. An advocate of physical, as well as fiscal health, he enjoys running, cycling, swimming and other activities.

Ray Lucas, CFP®

Senior Vice President of Financial Planning

Ray Lucas, CFP® is the head of Integrated Financial Solutions™, the case design and case consultation division of Integrated Financial Partners. An accounting graduate of Bentley College, Ray is a former faculty member of the Boston University program for financial planning. An author and contributor to various publications, Ray's expertise have put him in demand as a speaker on the topics of estate and retirement planning. In his role as Senior Vice President of Financial Planning, Ray provides ongoing case design support to planners and their staff.

John C. Pastore, Jr. CRPC®

Senior Vice President of Professional Partners Program

John Pastore is a Senior Vice-President at IFP. He provides advice and counsel to advisors, staff, and partners. John is dedicated to improving the quality of life of clients, advisors and professional partners. Visit

CRPC conferred by College for Financial Planning.

William Beaudoin

Vice President, Case Design

Bill Beaudoin, CFS, has been a member of our case design team since 1994. One of Bill's areas of specialization lies within the personal risk management area where he is able to deliver comprehensive strategies and tactics supported by product selections. He also works to provide creative solutions to help address the needs of business owners and individuals regarding wealth preservation and estate planning.

Derek Chesley

Case Design

Derek Chesley has more than a decade of comprehensive experience in the financial services industry. He plays an integral part in case design and development as a member of the Solutions Team. His knowledge in the Financial Profiles software programs, Monte Carlo simulations and portfolio analysis provides a valuable resource for IFP advisors and their clients.