Career Changers

Changing careers doesn’t have to be a daunting proposition. With the support of a quality organization, it can be an easy transition.

Many attorneys, bankers, accountants, educators, and military personnel have two things in common … they enjoy helping people and have transitioned into successful careers as financial representatives with Northwestern Mutual.

A career as a financial representative can give you the independence you are looking for, while having the extensive resources of Northwestern Mutual available to you. Please take a moment to read Career Changers, the real-life stories of people just like you who made this exciting and rewarding change in their careers and lives.


 Watch "A Day in the Life of a Career Changer"


Gather some insights from this in-depth look into the life of three new Northwestern Mutual financial representatives with very different career backgrounds. Find out what they do on a daily basis, why they changed jobs, and what they enjoy about this career. 

Experience the independence, rewards, and personal satisfaction you are seeking, while having complete access to the extensive resources of Northwestern Mutual. A career with us can be an exciting and rewarding change in your life. Please take a moment to read Career Changers, the real-life stories of people just like you. 


 Danielle D Paprocki

Danielle D Paprocki

Executive Director of Recruitment
Office 603-206-6031

Danielle Paprocki graduated from the University of Michigan 2009 and has been with Northwestern Mutual since 2011.

 Elizabeth L Mullen

Elizabeth L Mullen

Director of Recruitment and Selection
Office 603-570-2090

Elizabeth graduated from Keene State College with a B. A. in History. Elizabeth focuses on recruitment in the Portland, Maine area.

 Summer Lee Attalla Olson

Summer Lee Attalla Olson

Office 603-627-7608

Summer Olson is a 2015 alumni of the University of New Hampshire. Summer has been with Northwestern Mutual since 2017 and is our Internship Recruiter.


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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