The Team

When you become Mike's client, you place your trust in him to help make your vision a reality. Mike will honor that trust with the help of his expert support staff. Together Mike, Jessica, Lyndsey and Matt have made a strong commitment to customer service.

If at any time you have a question, concern or need, please let them know.

Jessica McAdam

Jessica McAdam

Director of Insurance Operations and Services
Office 630-368-3140 ext. 140


Jessica joined Mike’s team in August 2016. She graduated from Illinois State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Communication. She holds her Illinois license in Life and Health.

 Jessica’s responsibilities include processing insurance applications and assisting with underwriting, preparing insurance illustrations and reports, providing client service, and managing the overall day-to-day workflow of the business.


Outside of work, Jessica is involved with the children's programs at her church, enjoys spending time with friends and family, and loves to travel.


Matthew Laufenberg

Matthew Laufenberg, CFA®

Advisory Operations Specialist
Office 630-368-3100

Matt Laufenberg is the Director of Investment Strategy and Trading.  Matt works directly with clients to design and execute their investment strategy by optimizing their investment portfolios to their needs and goals.

Matt Joined Mike’s team in 2020 with over 15 years of experience consulting with individuals, institutions and other financial advisors on how to optimize investment portfolios to enhance their financial plans.  Most recently, he was the Director of Wealth Management Operations for a boutique investment advisory and capital markets research firm, GlobalMacro, LLC.  Matt enjoys following the investment market using advanced analysis and modeling techniques.  He has earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation, one of the highest distinctions in the investment industry.

Matt lives in Skokie with his wife Courtney, children Natalie and Adam and goldendoodle Augie.  He is a member of the CFA Society and the CFA Society of Chicago.  He is an Eagle Scout and outside of the office enjoys hiking, snowboarding and CrossFit.

Lyndsey Bolt

Lyndsey Bolt

Marketing and Client Relations Manager
Office 630-368-3100

Lyndsey joined Mike's team in July 2012. She currently works part time primarily managing the schedule, building the client appreciation program and Mikes network, and executing marketing initiatives. She is committed to helping enhance the experience for clients in their financial planning journey.

Outside of the office, Lyndsey enjoys spending time with her husband and two children, making stationary, cooking, and traveling.


Karina Reyes

Karina Reyes

Financial Planning Associate
Office 312-641-8900

Karina is the team’s scheduling associate. She has been with NM-Chicago since September 2019 after completing a summer internship at Northwestern Mutual- Chicago. Karina is born and raised in Chicago and left temporarily to obtain her BA at Illinois State University. Besides working at Northwestern Mutual, Karina enjoys traveling, photography, and connecting with new people


Michael Bryant Lindberg, CFP®, CLU®

Wealth Management Advisor


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