Associates

The Hudson District Network Office Team

Dedicated to Your Financial Security.

 
Kate Constant

Kate Constant

Associate Financial Representative
kate.constant@nm.com

Kate joined Northwestern Mutual in 2008 and the Leverty Financial Group in 2010.  She  resides in Stillwater, MN with her husband and three children.

 
Ryan Gargaro

Ryan Gargaro

Financial Representative

 
Corey Grace

Corey Grace

Financial Representative

 
Heidi Hansen

Heidi Hansen

Receptionist
heidi.hansen@nm.com

 Heidi Hansen joined Northwestern Mutual in 2013 as the Office Manager/Receptionist.   She and her husband Keith reside in Hudson with their two girls, Lillian & Charlie.   Heidi is deep-rooted in the Hudson Community and is a long standing volunteer at The Phipps Center for the Arts. She received her bachelor’s degree in Communications/Theater Arts from the University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire.

Heidi can be reached at 715-377-2080 or by email at heidi.hansen@nm.com .

 
Joshua Hawkins

Joshua Hawkins

Associate Wealth Management Advisor
joshua.q.hawkins@nm.com

Josh Hawkins began his career with Northwestern Mutual as a Financial Representative in 2011.  He received a Bachelor’s degrees in Finance and Management from the College of Saint Scholastica and went on to obtain the series 6, 7, 63, and 65 securities registrations.

In 2013, Josh accepted the role of Associate Wealth Management Advisor for Michael Leverty and the Hudson District office. Josh resides in Woodbury, MN.

Josh can be reached at 715-377-2090 or by email at joshua.q.hawkins@nm.com .

 
John Heike

John Heike

Associate Wealth Management Advisor
john.heike@nm.com

 

John Heike joined Northwestern Mutual as Associate Wealth Management Advisor in 2011.  John received a bachelor’s degree in Finance from the University of Minnesota-Carlson School of Management in 2008 and went on to obtain the series 7, 66, and 24 securities registrations. John current holds his ChFC® ,CLU® , CAP®  and CASL®  designations and in the summer of 2011 earned his CFP® certification.  John lives with his wife, Brittany, daughter Olivia and son Andrew in River Falls, WI.

John can be reached at 715-377-2097 or by email at john.heike@nm.com .

 
Joseph Jenkins

Joseph Jenkins

Financial Advisor

Joseph Jenkins joined Northwestern Mutual as a financial representative in the Hudson District Network Office of the Bohannon Group in 2007. He received his bachelor's degree in Business Administration--Organizational Management & Communications from The University of Minnesota, Duluth. He is currently a member of The National Association of Insurance & Financial Advisors: www.naifa.org.

 
Luke E Keene

Luke E Keene

Associate Wealth Management Advisor
luke.keene@nm.com

 

Luke Keene began his career with Northwestern Mutual as a financial representative intern in 2007. Luke received a bachelor's degree in Entrepreneurial Management with a minor Economics from Saint John's University in 2008.

In that same year, he became a full-time financial representative, and obtained the series 6, 63, 65 and 7 securities registrations. In 2009, Luke became an Associate Wealth Management Advisor for Michael Leverty's Hudson Network Office Team. He has earned the ChFC® and CLU® designations and in the summer of 2012 earned the CFP® certification.  Luke resides in Woodbury, MN with his wife Anne.

 

Luke can be reached by calling 715.377.2092 or by email: luke.keene@nm.com.

 

 
Michael Laatsch

Michael Laatsch

Financial Representative

 
Michael Leverty

Michael Leverty, ChFC®, CLU®, CLF®, CAP®

Managing Director

Mike Leverty joined Northwestern Mutual after graduating from the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota.  Mike has earned the Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC®), Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU®), Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy (CAP®), and Certified Leadership Fellow (CLF®) designations from the American College.

 
Frank Linn

Frank Linn

Financial Advisor

Frank Linn currently resides in River Falls, WI with his wife Megan and their two wonderful children Daniel and Isla.  When Frank isn't helping his clients achieve financial security he enjoys spending time with family and friends.  He enjoys the outdoors, photography, playing sports and cycling.

Frank is actively involved in the community by serving on the Board of Directors for the River Falls Youth Hockey Association.

 
Nicolle Schultz

Nicolle Schultz

Associate Financial Representative
nikki.schultz@nm.com

Nikki joined Northwestern Mutual in 2013 as an Associate Financial Representative.  Her and her husband, Brian, currently reside in Mahtomedi, MN with their chocolate lab, Bella. She received her bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the College of St. Benedict/ St. John’s University.

 
Brian Schultz

Brian Schultz

Financial Representative

Brian Schultz started with Northwestern Mutual in 2009 as an intern; he started with them as a full time representative in 2010.  His goal with clients is to be a lifelong trusted advisor, helping them achieve and enjoy financial security. He takes a consultative approach with everyone he is introduced to, with a goal of getting to know their personal and financial goals and dreams and then putting together a comprehensive plan.

Brian lives with his wife Nikki in Mahtomedi, MN and enjoys playing baseball during the summer for the Isanti “Redbirds” where he is still hanging on to the dream! Brian received his bachelor’s degree in Marketing and Management from Waldorf College.

 
Stefan Smith

Stefan Smith, CLU®

Financial Representative

 
Ann Urbik

Ann Urbik

Director of Operations
ann.urbik@nm.com

Ann Urbik joined Northwestern Mutual as Director of Client Services for the Hudson District Network Office of The Bohannon Group in 2007. In 2010, she took on the role of Director of Operations. Her and her husband, Kevin and son Ethan, currently reside in Hudson. Ann received her bachelor's degree from the University of Wisconsin, River Falls and her M.B.A. from Hamline University. She also currently holds licensure for Series 6, 63 and Life & Health Insurance.

Ann can be reached at 715-377-2089 or by email at ann.urbik@nm.com .

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