James Thomas Stinson, CLU®, CFP®

Wealth Management Advisor


Jim Stinson is the Growth and Development Director and Wealth Management Company Financial Advisor with Northwestern Mutual - Chicago. Jim strives to develop enduring relationships with clients by providing expert guidance for a lifetime of financial security. He works with clients to identify their definitions of financial security and then focuses on solutions that can help make those financial goals a reality. He helps find the right solutions for personal, family or business needs.

Awards and Recognition

National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors Quality Award 2011-2015

Award recognizing commitment to excellence in service to clients and industry

National Quality Award 2009-2010

Award recognizing persistency and performance

Northwestern Mutual Chicago Financial Representative Association

2013 President, 2012 Vice President, 2011 Treasurer 

James Stinson will serve on Northwestern University School of Professional Studies Certified Financial Planner program Advisory Board

James Stinson, CLU®, CFP®, a Financial Advisor with Northwestern Mutual – Chicago, has been appointed to the Advisory Board of  Northwestern University School of Professional Studies Certified Financial PlannerTM program.

The mission of Northwestern University School of Professional Studies (SPS) is to be the lifelong partner of adult learners who seek a superior educational experience at Northwestern University. SPS is registered with the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. (CFP Board) to provide a financial planning certificate program. Upon completion of the Northwestern University certificate program, students will have met the education requirement for CFP® Certification Examination administered by the CFP Board. The Advisory Board will provide SPS valuable input on trends in financial education and guidance in identifying the critical knowledge and skills needed for CFP®s.



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