Turning Your Goals Into Your Greatest Achievements

Financial security is a personal and delicate subject. The financial representatives in the Virginia offices of Northwestern Mutual take time to learn about the current needs and future goals of our clients. We then develop a plan tailored to meet the specific needs of each individual and/or business. These solutions may include:

Investment Products & Services • Life Insurance • Employee & Executive Benefit Programs

Estate & Business Needs Analysis • Disability Insurance • Annuities • Long-Term Care Insurance

Established in 1877, Northwestern Mutual's Virginia network serves clients from its offices in Richmond, Charlottesville, Fredericksburg, Harrisonburg, Roanoke, Williamsburg, Virginia Beach and the Outer Banks of North Carolina.

Led by Managing Partner, John Van Der Hyde, Northwestern Mutual's network office is headquartered in the far west end of Richmond on Westerre Parkway, near Innsbrook.

The 2017 Northwestern Mutual "Women's Leadership Luncheon"

Friday, December 1, 2017: Northwestern Mutual Virginia hosted the second annual "Women's Leadership Luncheon."  Panelists included retired NASA aeronautical engineer, Dr. Christine Darden, CEO of Virginia Commonwealth University Hospitals and Clinics, Deborah Davis and CBS 6 Evening News Anchor, Candace Burns.

Northwestern Mutual Helps Raise Money for Children's Hospital of the Kings Daughters

CHKD, Fundraiser, Children, Giving, Radiothon The Point 94.9

Northwestern Mutual had team members from the Virginia Beach and Williamsburg offices answering phones and dialing for dollars on Friday 11/10/17, during the CHKD / 94.9 The Point Radiothon.

Our team raised a total of $33,193 during our shift of 12n-3p, with the 1:00pm hour being the highest grossing hour during the entire event! This year’s Radiothon raised more than $250,000 for Children’s Hospital of the Kings Daughters. To learn more about CHKD, visit www.chkd.org.

Northwestern Mutual Participates In YMCA School Supply Drive

School Supply Drive and Donations for Children

Northwestern Mutual Virginia Hosts Women's Leadership Luncheon

Women's Leadership Luncheon

On Tuesday, November 8, 2016, Northwestern Mutual Virginia hosted local female leaders for a panel discussion, titled "The Journey: How Success, Failure and Confidence Define You." Panelists included Toni Ardabell, CEO of Bon Secours Virginia Health System - Candace Burns, News Anchor of CBS-6, - Mary Doswell, Retired SVP of Dominion Resources and Freda Thornton, CEO of FWL & Sons, Inc.


Northwestern Mutual Virginia Presents Check to Connor's Heroes

Northwestern Mutual in Virginia presenting $25,000 check to Connor's Heroes Foundation.

On April 12, 2015, Northwestern Mutual in Virginia presented a $25,000 check to Richmond non-profit, Connor's Heroes. The funds will support the "Heroes Bags & Backpacks" and "Helping Heroes" programs. To learn more about this incredible organization that supports children with cancer, and their families, please visit www.connorsheroes.org.


If you're thinking of a career in financial services, consider this: New financial representatives with Northwestern Mutual's Virginia network office receive on-going training, veteran mentors and a complete "Specialst Network" to help build lasting relationships and a successful practice.

Our recruting team takes each candidate through a comprehensive discovery process to determine if he/she is well-suited for a career in financial services. This business model is not for everyone - but if it is right for you, your career opportunity is unlimited, fulfilling and emotionally and financially rewarding. To learn more, please contact:

Nancy Inman, CLU®

Chief Development Officer

(804) 622-5619 (office)


John Frederick Van Der Hyde

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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Looking for a career that allows flexibility and exceptional income potential? Do you want top-notch training, mentorship and resources? Have you been searching for a company that demonstrates a commitment to diversity and giving back to the community?

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Good News for Our Clients

In 2018, we expect to again lead the industry in total dividends paid to our clients. Read more.

Northwestern Mutual Expects to Lead Industry In Dividends

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