Mission Statement

Our Corporate Culture

Northwestern Mutual - Lombard vision, mission, values and principles are the core of our unique corporate culture. Combined they define who we are and guide us in doing what’s right for our financial representatives and staff, our clients, and our communities.



In alignment with our mission, “We develop distinguished careers to impact our clients and communities,” our vision is achieved through the following shared beliefs:


1. We deliver financial security aligned with Northwestern Mutual’s philosophy of holistic planning. We believe this philosophy best serves our clients’ needs and gives us a competitive advantage;


2. We measure success through each individual’s productivity as well as our collective impact in our communities.  Our financial representatives’ success is enhanced by our abundant and collaborative culture through a high level of joint work with our team of Specialists;


3. Our culture of excellence is exemplified by our associates being recognized as leaders in the company, both regionally and nationally, and through our unparalleled network office services to support our financial representatives through state of the art facilities, marketing, training, and ongoing business consultation; and


 We collectively build an organization that fosters a continual environment of growth.  A testament to this commitment is each individual’s desire to leave a legacy by introducing at least one new associate to our network office. 

Our Mission

The purpose of Northwestern Mutual - Lombard is to develop a distinguished career to impact my clients and my community.


Integrity- always being honest and sincere with my clients and put their needs and goals above my own.

Growth- having the mindset to continue to imporve and expand my knowledge and grow personally, professionally, and financially.

Personal Responsiblity- having the responsiblity to do what is needed each and every day to make my career a distinguished career at Northwestern Mutual.

Family- Having the mindset and believe of family first and wanting clients who follow that mindset of putting their families needs first and taking care of them.

Hard-Working- Having a belief that if you work hard enough at what you do you will succeed in all aspects of life.

Our Principles

  • All individuals committed to personal and professional growth achieve greater success when supported by systems of accountability and a culture of high expectations.
  • The collective expertise and resources of the organization will provide more cost effective access to products, specialists and services than an individual representative can access on his/her own.
  • We believe that protecting our clients’ income is the first step towards achieving a comprehensive financial plan and the key advantage of our representatives is the deep relationship formed when they challenge their clients with the critical issues concerning life, death, disability and retirement.

Career Changers

Changing careers doesn't have to be daunting. Coming from many different backgrounds and occupations, our financial representatives go on to develop successful business practices. With support from a quality organization, it can be an easy transition.

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