Our Team

Michael C. Forbes
Senior Vice President, Financial Advisor

Mike has 39 years of experience in the financial services industry. He joined D.A. Davidson in 2009 as a Senior Vice President and Utah Branch Manager. Prior to joining D.A. Davidson, he spent 18 years at A.G. Edwards as a Senior Vice President and Utah Manager. Mike also spent time as an advisor with Wells Fargo Advisors and Boettcher & Company. He graduated from Utah State University with a bachelor's degree in political science and minor in business administration.

Mike served on the District 3 NASD Business Conduct Committee from 1995 to 1998. He has been actively involved in many activities as a local youth group leader, baseball coach, non-profit board member and international humanitarian volunteer.

Mike and his wife, Melanie, have been married for 41 years, and have five children and 15 grandchildren. Mike enjoys mountain biking, traveling, outdoor adventures, and spending time with family.


Colin M. Forbes, CWS®
Senior Registered Financial Planning Associate

Colin started in the financial services industry as an intern and advisor assistant with D.A. Davidson in 2010, then rejoined the firm as a Financial Advisor in 2016. Colin spent 2011 to 2016 at Larry H. Miller Sports & Entertainment, where he worked as an account executive and group sales manager for the Salt Lake Bees. He holds the Certified Wealth Strategist® designation.

Colin and his wife, Ashley, have been married since 2009 and they have four children. He has spent time volunteering as a youth group leader and baseball coach. Colin enjoys traveling, beach trips, mountain biking, nonfiction reading, baseball, and spending time with his family.




Wendy Kilbourne
Client Associate

Wendy joined D.A. Davidson in 2009 as a Client Associate and Branch Administrator. Prior to joining D.A. Davidson she worked at A.G. Edwards & Sons as Branch Operations Manager with Michael Forbes from 2002-2009. Her career in the financial services industry began in 1987. During that time she worked with Shearson Lehman, Paine Webber, and Smith Barney. Wendy enjoys spending time with family and friends (especially with her niece and nephews as their favorite aunt), gardening, and crafts.