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Our Team

Sean Miranda, CFP®

Director | Financial Advisor

(502) 326-1489

Sean Miranda is a Director and Financial Advisor at Baird. Sean has over 20 years of industry experience and works with families and businesses to build a successful wealth management path. Sean obtained his Certified Financial Planner™ designation and uses that knowledge to simplify complex issues to the planning process.

Sean is dedicated to developing deep, long lasting professional relationships with our clients. He uses planning to meet the various needs of clients at all stages of life and brings confidence, objectivity, and transparency to the engagement. Sean is also a Qualified Plan Financial Consultant (QPFC) and leads the team in providing advice to business owners and advising on Retirement and Qualified Plans.

Sean is involved in many local organizations including Angles in Disguise, Restorative Justice, Assumption High School and St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church. He is a past President of the Financial Planning Association of Kentuckiana, a member of the National Association of Plan Advisors, and has written articles for local and national publications on financial planning.

Sean and his wife Jackie have four (yes, FOUR!) amazing daughters. When they are not traveling from swim meets, field hockey games, dance classes, singing lessons and basketball games, they enjoy downtime at Nolin Lake. The entire family loves being in the outdoors and traveling.

Mac Thomas, CFP®

Vice President | Financial Advisor

(502) 326-1514

Mac Thomas is a Vice President and Financial Advisor at Baird. He has been with the company for fifteen years. Prior to joining The Miranda Group in 2019, Mac worked in our corporate office with leadership responsibilities over our branch offices. He also held previous roles in our investment management and analysis departments.

Mac consults with the team’s clients on developing investment plans, performing manager due diligence, and evaluating and monitoring performance. Mac is also a Certified Financial Planner and Chartered Wealth Advisor. He uses these credentials by helping clients create a well-thought-out plan and roadmap for their financial future. This process driven approach ensures each client can meet their unique goals and objectives with success and confidence.

As a lifelong Louisville resident, Mac enjoys maintaining ties to the community through participation in a variety of organizations, networking groups, local activities, and friends and family. He graduated from Miami University with a BS in Finance. Mac enjoys running, traveling, reading, hiking and playing golf. He and his wife, Justine, can be found exploring the city’s restaurants and traveling to local parks with their son Henry.

Amy Sturm

Client Assistant

(502) 326-1495

Amy Sturm is a Client Assistant at Baird.  With over 14 years of operational experience, Amy helps the clients of the Miranda Group with their day to day requests, from onboarding new clients, to managing estate settlements for the next generation.

But more importantly, she is the glue of our team.  If anyone, including Mac or Sean, has a question, Amy has the answer! 

As an animal lover, Amy volunteers at GRRAND – Golden Retriever Rescue and Adoption of Needy Dogs.   She enjoys reading, walking, and spending time with her family and her cat, Sami.  Above all, she enjoys Autumn and Coffee. 

Our Wealth Center Partners:

Mark Nickel

President, Baird Trust Company*

(502) 588-1227

Andrew Means

Director of Investments, Baird Trust Company*


Ella Neely

Trust Officer, Baird Trust Company*


Scott Taft

Business Development Consultant


*Baird Trust Company, a Kentucky state chartered trust company, is owned by Baird Financial Corporation ("BFC") and is affiliated with Robert W. Baird & Co. Incorporated (an SEC-registered broker-dealer and investment adviser), and other operating businesses owned by BFC.  Not all trust services offered by Baird Trust Company are available in every state and/or location.