Management Team

 Michael Jason Scher

Michael Jason Scher, CLU®, CLTC®

Managing Director
Office 262-646-6737

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Mike graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater with a degree in Marketing.  He was introduced to Northwestern Mutual through their internship program in his junior year. 

As a Financial Advisor for Northwestern Mutual, Mike is an energetic and driven Managing Director, who is devoted to help his clients in every aspect of their financial lives. 

Mike currently lives in Watertown with his wife Carmen and five children. He enjoys spending time with family and friends, playing golf, softball, and volleyball and is a diehard Packers fan.


 Todd D Bowditch

Todd D Bowditch, ChFC®

Financial Advisor
Office 262-646-6736

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Todd grew up in Massachusetts; this upbringing resulted in his life-long obsession with New England Sports. Todd came to Wisconsin for school, nine years ago. He completed a Masters degree in Religion and Philosophy in 2010 and joined Northwestern Mutual as a representative in 2012. Todd is certified in Life, Health, and Long-term Care.  He is also certified with his Series 6 & 63 investment license as well as ChFC® designation. In September 2014, Todd was recruited into field leadership. He has most recently earned the role of the College Unit Director.

 Kyle Cordle

Kyle Cordle

Financial Advisor
Mobile 608-371-4089

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Kyle Cordle came to Northwestern Mutual in the summer of 2015 as an intern from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.  He graduated  in May of 2016 with a BBA in Finance, and began his full time career as a Northwestern Mutual Representative.  Kyle is extremely excited to help his clients accomplish their goals and life objectives and to have the opportunity to mentor and work in the internship program.  The internship has been the catalyst to his career and his future and he is eager to provide others with the same life changing experience.  Kyle loves working with young families, as he comes from a large family, as well as young professionals and tradesmen.  He seeks to help his clients take the necessary actions today in order to have the future that they envision for themselves and their families.   

In his free time; Kyle loves hunting, fishing, camping, cheering on Wisconsin sports teams, and playing softball.  Kyle is also very passionate about working in his community through his church and the church youth group of which he is on the leadership team.

 Cristin L Goetzka

Cristin L Goetzka

Director of Operations
Office 262-646-6752

Cristin joined Northwestern Mutual in fall of 2013. She has a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology with a minor in Organizational Communication from the University of Wisconsin – La Crosse. She is fully licensed in life, health, and disability insurance. She is also a Registered Representative with Northwestern Mutual Investment Services holding her Series 6 and 63 FINRA registrations. 

Cristin is responsible for handling our clients' risk and investment portfolios, and addressing their investment needs and questions. Those items include, but are not limited to:

  • Personal Planning Analysis
  • NMIS trades
  • Supply quotes – life, disability income
  • Schedule insurance exams
  • Provide policy/investment values
  • Expedite owner/beneficiary changes
  • Process changes to your billing methods

In her free time, Cristin enjoys sporting clay tournaments, gourmet cooking, and spending time outdoors with her husband Adam and their two dogs, Derbie and Mumford.


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