Associates

Our financial representatives have an incredible opportunity to positively impact people’s lives; the lives of their clients, their families, and those in their communities. They take this responsibility seriously and so do we. We provide our associates with the training and support they need to ensure their success, but we know it is their productive work ethic, strong relationship skills, and professionalism that make them extraordinary in the market place.

 
 Aaron James Schrage

Aaron James Schrage

Financial Representative
aaron.j.schrage@nm.com

301 N Broadway
De Pere, WI 54115-2557
(920) 435-7597

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 Adam Kleinschmidt

Adam Kleinschmidt

Financial Representative
adam.kleinschmidt@nm.com

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 Allen K Freis

Allen K Freis, CLU®, ChFC®, CFP®

Wealth Management Advisor
allen.freis@nm.com

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301 N Broadway
De Pere, WI 54115-2557
(920) 435-7597

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For 35 years as a representative of Northwestern Mutual, Al has continued to build trust and confidence in his clients by making those recommendations which he would do for himself and his family if faced with a similar situation.

By matching his client's needs with innovative solutions, using world-class insurance services and internationally recognized investment products, Al brings his experience and leadership to his clients and those they care about most.

Al will work hard to build a relationship with you based on trust and integrity, always striving to provide you with the same level of ethical service that he would expect for himself.


 

 
 Bradley M Binversie

Bradley M Binversie

Financial Advisor
bradley.binversie@nm.com

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Brad Binversie, CFP, CLU

Brad specializes in the advanced markets with a focus on making complex ideas simple and easy to understand for financial institutions, corporations, and their executives. He works on the design of customized, nonqualified deferred compensation plans in tandem with multi-generational wealth distribution strategies.

Brad and his team have built a nationally based practice with offices located in Dallas, Texas and De Pere, Wisconsin. Brad received his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, and his Master’s degree from Eastern New Mexico University. Brad and his wife, Jessica, enjoy traveling and exploring new places.

 
 Charles Thomas Aslakson

Charles Thomas Aslakson, CLU®, ChFC®

Financial Representative
charles.aslakson@nm.com

605 George St
De Pere, WI 54115
(920) 336-0700

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Chuck joined the local network office in 1981 after a successful career coaching Phoenix basketball at the University of Wisconsin - Green Bay.

Chuck's extensive knowledge of life insurance, long-term care insurance, disability income insurance and estate analysis, gives him the experience necessary to help individuals and businesses secure their financial future.

 
 Dante P Pizzuti

Dante P Pizzuti, CLU®, CLTC, RICP®

Managing Director
dante.pizzuti@nm.com

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301 N Broadway
De Pere, WI 54115-2557
(920) 435-7597

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Having over 17 successful years with Northwestern Mutual, Dante Pizzuti has coached many individuals, families, and businesses with their risk management, wealth accumulation and wealth preservation & distribution. Dante specializes in working with business owners, executives and medical professionals.

When Dante is not working hard on helping his clients or staff, he enjoys spending time with his wife Andrea and three children – Dante, Brianna and Joseph. A philanthropist at heart, Dante believes in giving back to the community by serving on nonprofit boards to help others.

 
 David Mesa

David Mesa, CLTC®, B.S.

Financial Advisor
david.mesa@nm.com

301 N Broadway
De Pere, WI 54115-2557
(920) 435-7597

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 Greg E Weber

Greg E Weber

Financial Representative
gregory.e.weber@nm.com

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 Jacob A Underwood

Jacob A Underwood

Field Director
jacob.underwood@nm.com

My Networks: Facebook

301 N Broadway
De Pere, WI 54115-2557
(920) 435-7597

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Jacob Underwood is originally from Adrian, Michigan and has fully assimilated into the Green Bay community bringing a vast array of experiences to the table to assist his clientele. Jacob stated his career with Northwestern Mutual over twelve years ago starting in Toledo, Ohio then jumped at the opportunity to become a Growth and Devleoplment Director in the Green Bay area.  

Jacob comes from a family whose long line of innovation and entrepreneurialism inspired him to become the well rounded financial advisor that he is today. While managing his own practice, servicing his clientele, working with new clients to reach their goals and objectives, Jacob also assists in developing newer financial representatives by providing accelerated learning through joint work opportunities in a mentorship capacity.
 
When Jacob is not hard at work in the office, he enjoys spending time with his wife Kayla, daughter Scarlett, and son Crew.

 
 Jacob D Schmahl

Jacob D Schmahl, CLTC®, B.S.

Recruiting Field Director
jacob.schmahl@nm.com

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301 N Broadway
De Pere, WI 54115-2557
(920) 435-7597

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With his positive internship experience and his passion to help others achieve their definitions of success, he was inspired to use the financial services industry as his platform to motivate others, as well as providing personal growth through his leadership development background.  Knowing failure was not an option, he used the burning desire to succeed to get off to a fast start, earning the Pacesetter 40 and 60 award.  The achievement of both these awards is only obtained by approximately 4% of Northwestern Mutual representatives.

After this beginning of his career in western Wisconsin and working with clients in the greater La Crosse and Twin Cities areas, he made the decision to move closer to his family and call Green Bay home.

 
 John Stuart Woerfel

John Stuart Woerfel, CFP®

Financial Advisor
john.woerfel@nm.com

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301 N Broadway
De Pere, WI 54115-2557
(920) 435-7597

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Originally from Door County, Wisconsin, John works out of our Green Bay office serving clients all over the state.  John likes to work with business owners, providing insight and guidance on how to protect their businesses and their families in the process.

Having worked in his family's business, John knows that sometimes business owners are so busy focusing on their business they might miss an important opportunity.   He likes being that second set of eyes for his clients.

 
 Kyle Daniel Vander Loop

Kyle Daniel Vander Loop, CLU®, CLTC

Financial Advisor
kyle.vanderloop@nm.com

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301 N Broadway St Ste 201

De Pere WI 54115


(920) 435-7597

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Kyle grew up in Green Bay and is married to Abby.  Their family includes their son Charlie and dog George.  Kyle is a big Packer fan and also likes to spend time at their family cabin in Townsend, WI.  Kyle is an active member of his church and serves as Head Chairperson of the Finance Committee.

 

Kyle’s passion is to make complex financial planning topics simple and easy to understand.  Kyle and his team find joy in assisting their clients in creating an amazing achievable financial vision and game plan for whatever their current stage of life.

 
 LaRon D. Ramsden

LaRon D. Ramsden

Financial Representative
laron.ramsden@nm.com

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301 N Broadway
De Pere, WI 54115-2557
(920) 435-7597

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Laron has a passion for developing custom financial plans that will help each client accomplish the goals and priorities that are important to them. Each plan incorporates building and distributing enough wealth to live comfortably, now and in the future (the things that can go right). And also mitigating the consequences of a sickness, injury, death (and the things that can go wrong).

His clients feel confident that he is committed to their success. As he strives to build a strong relationship and open communication with each client.

 
 Michael David Ruzek

Michael David Ruzek

Financial Representative
michael.ruzek@nm.com

301 N Broadway
De Pere, WI 54115-2557
(920) 435-7597

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 Robert E Heiderman

Robert E Heiderman, CLU®, ChFC®, CLTC

Financial Representative
robert.heiderman@nm.com

301 N Broadway
De Pere, WI 54115-2557
(920) 435-7597

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Bob began with Northwestern Mutual in August 1970 after graduating from Dominican College with degree in Business.  He achieved MDRT in 1974 and every year since (1974-2014) as a Qualifying and Life Member.  Bob has been a FORUM qualifier 4 times – last being 2010 and also “Best Year Ever” for the 4th time.  Bob is a National Quality recipient of NAIFA award (formerly the National Quality Award) 37 years (1973, 1975-2013).

“I have mostly geared my practice to personal planning and helping solve business owner’s problems.  Corporate needs and compensation issues are also part of this problem solving process.

I am a Past President of the Racine/Kenosha NAIFA chapter and also the Racine/Kenosha Estate Planning Council, having also served as a director of each organization for many years.  I have also served a term as the Wisconsin Ethics Committee chairperson for NAIFA.

Over several years I have also done much volunteer work with United Way, Goodwill Industries and my church.  I also served as a Director for the Wheaton Franciscan ALL SAINTS hospital board and as Chairman of the Foundation.

Recently as of February 1st 2013, I moved from Racine and Network office 094 to Network office 097 in Green Bay.  I am looking forward to now working closer to my home in Door County.

On the personal side I am married to Lisa and have two adult children, Rachele & Adam.

Lake Michigan boating has been a passion for my recreational side.  Little known facts are that I played in bands semi-professionally more than 10 years and still pick up the bass guitar now and then.  Lisa and I also enjoy foreign travel and discovering history together.

 
 Scott Michael Kuether

Scott Michael Kuether

Financial Representative
scott.kuether@nm.com

301 N Broadway
De Pere, WI 54115-2557
(920) 435-7597

 
 Steven A Taylor

Steven A Taylor

Financial Representative
steve.taylor@nm.com

605 George St
De Pere, WI 54115
(920) 336-0700

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Since 1987 Steve has been the go-to guy for his clients when it comes to their financial strategies for risk management and their retirements.  Working with many business leaders in the area and devoting his personal time to many groups, Steve is a role model for agents young and old.

 
 Stuart W Brink

Stuart W Brink, CLU®, ChFC®

Financial Advisor
stuart.brink@nm.com

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301 N Broadway
De Pere, WI 54115-2557
(920) 435-7597

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Stuart has been an agent representing Northwestern Mutual since 1987.

Stuart understands business concepts and the needs of a business owner first hand.  As a business owner himself, he knows that too often more time is spent working in the business than on the business.  Stuart helps his clients identify and implement creative solutions for business issues today and in the future.

In the personal market, Stuart is able to lend his expertise in the areas of income preservation and wealth accumulation.

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