Management Team

T.E.A.M. – Together Everyone Achieves More

As the Managing Partner of the greater Milwaukee Network Office, Steve Holter firmly believes in the T.E.A.M. concept. It was with this focus in mind that Steve formed his Leadership Team on October 1, 2007. The vision of our Leadership Team is simple: “Be the best.” Steve adds, “Every day we are working together to be a premier financial security organization. Every decision is made with the intent of being the best. That is what we are excited about building.”

 Christopher David Carlson

Christopher David Carlson

Managing Director
Office 414-389-8930

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Christopher Carlson joined Northwestern Mutual in 2007.  He began his career as a Financial Representative where his focus was building financial security for his clients. Chris is now an active member of the Leadership Team and currently serves as a Managing Director where he provides his knowledge and background skills to grow successful Financial Representatives in the business.

Christopher achieved Power of 10 as a college intern, along with Pacesetter 40 and Pacesetter 60 as a full-time Financial Representative (2010).  He was also in 9th place for the Mike Gish Award (2012). He has achieved MDRT (Million Dollar Round Table: Qualifying Member 2012) in his career and recently qualified for Lives Leader Summit. He focuses on working with sales executives, banking professionals, medical professionals, and the dentistry market.  His strengths in the business are high activity, persistency, resiliency, and the ability to relate and listen to others.

Chris grew up in Cedarburg, Wisconsin. He graduated from Lawrence University in 2009 with a Bachelors of Arts in Psychology and a minor in Economics. In college he participated in both the soccer and golf teams. He has been involved with Big Brothers Big Sisters, and he also volunteers at his church leading a group of fifth graders. In his spare time Christopher enjoys being outdoors, watching sports, and playing golf.

 Daniel G. Krivos

Daniel G. Krivos, CLU®, ChFC®, CLF®, CASL®

Managing Director
Office 262-439-6070

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Daniel G. Krivos has been a Northwestern Mutual Financial Representative since October 24, 2000 and is the Managing Director of The Krivos Group. He was attracted to Northwestern Mutual because of the ability to positively impact the lives of his clients every day. He enjoys helping his clients achieve their financial security goals by offering appropriate solutions through in-depth fact-finding and relationship building. Dan is passionate about recruiting and developing Financial Representatives and plays an integral role in our Network Office's Leadership Development Program.

Dan is involved with the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA) and was a 2011 qualifying member of the Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT). He earned his Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin – Whitewater and currently lives in Waukesha with his wife, Sarah, their 6-year old son, Nolan, and dog, Zoey.

 James P Grogan

James P Grogan, CLU®

Managing Director
Office 414-358-5100

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Jim, a native to the Milwaukee area has over twenty years of experience in the financial services industry with ten years serving as a Managing Director. As a Managing Director he has the unique opportunity of balancing personal production and managing a district office. While managing a district office, Jim has the ability to recruit, train, develop, mentor, and support his Financial Representatives and staff.  

He has earned the Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU®) designation and is a Board member of Northwestern Mutual Managing Directors Association as well as the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors.  Jim earned his Bachelor's of Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.  A very passionate alum and sports enthusiast, Jim loves to cheer on the Badgers.  Jim and his wife, Meg, live in Menomonee Falls with their son, Matthew.         

 Matthew J Rewasiewicz

Matthew J Rewasiewicz

Managing Director
Office 262-409-4839

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Matthew Rewasiewicz started his career with the Northwestern Mutual as a college financial representative and accepted a full-time position in August of 2008. As a Financial Representative with Northwestern Mutual, Matt is currently an active member of the Leadership Team. Matt started as a team captain with the College Financial Representative Program, and currently serves as Recruiting Field Director where he develops new financial representatives into highly professional and successful individuals. Matt is also the Managing Director of the Waukesha District Office for Northwestern Mutual.

After earning his Bachelor’s degree in Consumer Affairs in Business from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Matt was drawn to a career as a Northwestern Mutual Financial Representative when he interned at their network office during college. As a Financial Representative, Matt has achieved Power of 10, Pacesetter First 40 and Second 60 in 2009, and is one of the top new client producers in the Network Office. Matt also achieved Million Dollar Round Table Qualifying Member in 2012. He focuses on working with individuals in the medical field, married couples, young families and entrepreneurs. He deeply enjoys the ability to impact the lives of others and help clients achieve their financial security.

Matt grew up in South Milwaukee, WI. Matt and his wife Nicole currently live in Franklin, WI with their daughter Ava. They look forward to growing as a family and becoming more active in the Franklin community. In his free time, Matt enjoys playing sports including basketball and soccer, and loves cheering on the University of Wisconsin Badgers and the Green Bay Packers.


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