Management Team

The success of our group can be directly attributed to the high quality of leadership and the strength of our management team. Our goal is to ensure the continued success of our financial representatives by providing the proper guidance and support to help them experience both personal and professional growth.

 
 Matthew Jon Holleran

Matthew Jon Holleran

Managing Partner
matthew.holleran@nm.com
Office 973-531-2222

My Networks: LinkedIn

Matt Holleran, started with Northwestern Mutual in 2002 as an Intern after graduating from Cornell University with a degree in Mechanical Engineering.  In January of 2003 he achieved Pacesetter 1st 40 and completed his CLU® and ChFC® in 2004.  He quickly realized that Leadership was his passion and became the #5 College Unit Director in the Company in the 2004-2005 Awards Year.  In 2006, he was named the #1 Field Director in the Eastern Region and was asked to become the District Director in Syracuse, NY in early 2008. 

 

As the District Director in Syracuse he led a team that was responsible for double digit growth every year in Lives, New Clients and Premium.  In March of 2011 he was asked to become the Managing Director in Buffalo, NY and personally wrote over 150 Lives in the 2011-2012 Eastern Regional Year while leading the office to be ranked #1 in its Category. 

 

He has coached 10 Pacesetter 1st 40 and 4 Second 60 Award recipients as well as a Mountaintop Award Winner. In addition, he qualified for MDRT every year since 2005. On January 1st, 2015, he was appointed Managing Partner for Northwestern Mutual in Morristown, NJ.

 

Matt lives in Morristown with his wife, Athena, and their daughter, Christianna.

 
 Cody K Dolly

Cody K Dolly, CLU®, CLTC®

Managing Director
Office 914-367-0977

My Networks: LinkedIn

 
 Darren E. Grahame

Darren E. Grahame, CFP®, CLU®, ChFC®, RICP®, CLF®


darren.grahame@nm.com
Office 973-531-2270

My Networks: LinkedIn

Darren E Grahame, CLU®, ChFC®, RHU®, REBC®, CASL®, RICP™, CAP®, CLF®, CFP®

Darren has been the Development Officer with Northwestern Mutual in Morristown since May of 2016 and has been with the company since 2009. Prior to working in Morristown, Darren was the Development Officer in Memphis, TN for 19 months. As Development Officer, his role is to ensure achievement of all agency development targets; including all aspects of horizontal growth for the entire Network Office territory. 

Previously, he was the Long Term Care Specialist for the Upstate NY area and a Field Director in the Syracuse office.  Darren also ran the internship program for four years as the College Unit Director with that same office.

Darren received his BS in Business Management from Binghamton University in 2006.  He currently resides in Rockaway, NJ with his wife Brigid and their two sons, Jameson and Sully.

 
 Theresa Gallo

Theresa Gallo

Chief Financial Officer
theresa.gallo@nm.com
Office 973-531-2211

Terry began her career with Northwestern Mutual in 2006.  She was hired to manage the Investment Operation’s Department, and served on the Investment Operations Advisory Committee for the Eastern Region.  Her main focus now is in the Account/Finance area while maintaining involvement in Investment Operations and Compliance. Terry attended Union College and graduated from Stafford Hall School of Business. Terry holds her FINRA securities licenses 7, 63, 66, 24, 9 and 10, and NJ State Life and Health Insurance.

 
 Eileen M Seabolt

Eileen M Seabolt

Director of Network Office Supervision
eileen.seabolt@nm.com
Office 973-531-2105

Eileen began her career with Northwestern Mutual in 1996 as an Executive Assistant for a Financial Representative .  In 2000 Eileen transitioned to the Network Office formerly located in Poughkeepsie NY as the Director Of Operations, Director of Network Office Supervision and NMIS Operations Manager. Eileen currently serves as the Director of Network Office Supervision in Morristown, NJ which has locations throughout New York and New Jersey.  Eileen is a member of the Field Supervision Advisory Committee which partners with the Home Office to improve processes and procedures for the field supervision community as a whole.  Eileen holds FINRA securities registrations 6, 63, 66, 7, 9 and 10 and her NY State Life, Accident and Health license.  Eileen and her family reside in Ulster County, New York.

 
 Kathryn Dowdell

Kathryn Dowdell

Other Agency Staff
Office 973-531-2222

 

Janet Pantoja

Investment Operations Manager
janet.pantoja@nm.com
Office 973-531-2217

Janet Pantoja is the Investment Operations Manager and has been with Northwestern Mutual since 2007.  Janet is a city girl born and raised in the Big Apple, Manhattan NY. Janet began her financial career in 1992 working in Wall St and relocated to Sussex County in 2004. Janet was awarded Staff person of the year in 2016. Janet holds her FINRA securities licenses 6 and 63, and NJ State Life and Health Insurance.

 
 Philip Michael Sukharev

Philip Michael Sukharev

College Unit Director
Office 973-531-2133

My Networks: LinkedIn

 
 Glenn C Hickok

Glenn C Hickok, CFP®, CLU®, ChFC®


Office 973-531-2173

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 Michael Franco

Michael Franco

College Unit Director
Office 914-367-0959
Mobile 914-953-2809

My Networks: LinkedIn

 
 Brendan G Meyer

Brendan G Meyer, CFP®

Life Insurance Specialist
Office 914-367-0925

My Networks: LinkedIn

Brendan holds a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER (CFP®) designation and works with individuals and business owners to create comprehensive financial plans that incorporate both insurance and investments.  His practice is 'by referral only' and thrives off of favorable introductions from satisfied clients.

After graduating Siena College with honors and a bachelors degree in Finance,  Brendan started his career with Northwestern Mutual in 2004.  He quickly grew a personal practice in Westchester County and New York City.  In 2007, he was appointed Managing Director and at the time he was the youngest Managing Director in the company. 

Brendan's vision is to continue building an outstanding reputation known for expert planning and service that goes beyond simple investment management.  His goal is to remain focused on fewer clients who share his objective of implementing well rounded plans that integrate all areas of the financial planning spectrum. 

 
 Mark K Mantay

Mark K Mantay, CFP®, MBA, CLTC®

Disability Insurance Specialist
Office 973-531-2127

My Networks: LinkedIn

 
 Matthew K Farley

Matthew K Farley

Long Term Care Specialist
Office 908-997-0900

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