Our team can be a key player in your financial future

Leo Tucker, the Managing Partner of Northwestern Mutual's Washington, D.C. office, encourages you to explore this website. You’ll learn about the many ways that his Financial Representatives can help you.

As the Mission Statement of the Washington, D.C. office explains, Leo Tucker’s team of professionals is expected to do the right thing for the client, always. But for many situations, knowing what this “right thing” is does not come naturally. Leo Tucker believes it is only through education and the skillful application of tools and resources that a Financial Representative can provide the very best help for his or her clients.

Relationships that often last a lifetime

The help our Financial Representatives bring to their clients has a profound effect on lives. This effect is part of what creates a bond of trust between a Northwestern Mutual Financial Representative and his or her clients. This bond can be deep and long-lasting – sometimes for a lifetime.

How do you touch the lives of the people you serve in your current job? If you think that could be deepened, consider a career as a Financial Representative for Leo Tucker and his main and district network offices, serving the District of Columbia Area, as well as Western Maryland, Northern Virginia and beyond. You will be doing good work with an extraordinary company, right in your community.

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Career and Internship Opportunities

We are proud of the organization we have built by providing meaningful work, leadership and development opportunities and work-life balance.

We are growing and selectively looking to attract and develop high-quality individuals with integrity, professionalism, and a commitment to growth and development.  Learn more about our career and internship opportunities by contacting our team!

A Top 10 Internship Program

Northwestern Mutual's internship program has been recognized as a Top 10 Internship by Vault Guide to Internships.

When you join our financial representative internship program, you'll be supported by a team of people in one of our local offices who will:

  • Develop your networking and business relationship skills
  • Work with your school schedule-internships are available to full-time students either fulltime during the summer or part-time during the school year.
  • Help you build on your classroom learning and develop lifelong skills
  • Offer you the tools and the opportunity to try out or get a head start on a career as a financial representative

One out of three former interns becomes a full-time financial representative following graduation. This internship will give you a solid foundation of business-building skills and knowledge for immediate and future career success. The confidence you develop, coupled with insight you have gained as a financial representative intern, can put you on the path toward a profitable and fulfilling future.

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Northwestern Mutual Announces Childhood Cancer Survivor Scholarships!

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The new programs will aid the many survivors and families who struggle with lasting financial challenges related to treatment. The Childhood Cancer Survivor Scholarship will provide 25 scholarships for childhood cancer survivors and 10 for the siblings of those affected, respectively. This program will be administered through Scholarship America®.

Both programs will target high school seniors, high school graduates or current postsecondary undergraduates, providing $5,000 to applicants who demonstrate strong academic performance, financial need, leadership in school activities and career and educational goals. All applicants will be required to provide a personal impact statement demonstrating how childhood cancer affected their lives and their willingness to overcome all odds along the journey.

The application process for survivorship scholarships will begin on Friday, December 1, 2017, and will be accepted until January 30, 2018, with selection results expected in April 2018. The sibling scholarship process will open on February 15, 2018 until March 30, 2018, with recipients notified by June 2018.

To access the application please visit this link


The Washington DC Area Northwestern Mutual offices will be raising money for Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation to fund childhood cancer research. Northwestern Mutual is committed to giving all kids the chance to live life to the fullest by accelerating the search for a cure while providing support to families battling the disease and survivors struggling with treatment late effects. If you’d like to participate in one of our fundraising activities or make a donation, please visit our fundraising page https://www.alexslemonade.org/mypage/1310658. Thank you in advance for your support.


Northwestern Mutual holds 'Impact Day' across D.C. communities

JUNE 14, 2017 -- Northwestern Mutual's D.C. network office and surrounding district offices took part in a community 'Impact Day'. Combined, our 111 volunteers contributed more than 400 hours of service to our community. Together, our teams from D.C., Fairfax, McLean, Rockville, and Reston volunteered with the following organizations:

The DC team volunteered at the DC-based organization, Serve Your City, where their mission is to serve to inspire and empower at-risk DC Students.  Our volunteers assisted Jefferson Middle School in much needed projects around the school such as painting, library inventory, and relocating classrooms throughout the school. 

Visit our Community Involvement page to read more and see photos from the day!


Strike Out Cancer with Alex's Lemonade Stand

JULY 20, 2016 -- Northwestern Mutual's D.C. network office held a "Strike Out Cancer" charity bowling event in partnership with Alex's Lemonade Stand, a foundation aimed at raising funds and awareness for childhood cancer patients and research. Teams from the D.C., Fairfax, McLean, Rockville, and Reston offices came together to raise over $3,000, which will fund more than 60 hours of pediatric cancer research.

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Announce Leo Tucker & Jeana Foster as 2013 Man & Woman of the Year

19 Candidates Set Another National Capital Chapter Record with $1.145 Million Raised

(Washington, DC)  - The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) celebrated the close of the 2013 Man & Woman of the Year Campaign on Saturday evening at the event’s Grand Finale Gala. Leo Tucker, Managing Partner at Northwestern Mutual, and Jeana Foster, Sr. Manager of Special Events & Corporate Social Responsibility at MorganFranklin Consulting, were revealed as the night’s big winners. Through 10 weeks of fundraising and relentless dedication to the mission, Tucker and Foster led 19 candidates who collectively raised $1.145 million, a new record for the National Capital Chapter.

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Leo Tucker Wins Community Service Award from the Northwestern Mutual Foundation

The Tiger Woods Foundation based in Irvine, CA will receive a $10,000 grant in honor of Northwestern Mutual managing partner Leo Tucker's exceptional volunteer commitment as part of the company's 18th annual Community Service Award program. Tucker is one of 25 Northwestern Mutual financial professionals being recognized this year as exceptional volunteers. Since the start of the Community Service Award program in 1995, the Northwestern Mutual Foundation has donated more than $3 million on behalf of its representatives to over 300 nonprofit organizations across the country.

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As a financial representative intern, you'll get real-world job experience as you discover a career with flexibility and rewards.

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Looking for a supportive team atmosphere that will provide guidance and mentorship? Do you not just want an internship, but one where you can truly make an impact on others? Need one that works around your school schedule?

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Top Ten Internship for 21 Straight Years

- Vault Guide to Internships, 2017 edition

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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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