My Team

When you became my client, you placed your trust in me to help make your vision a reality. I honor that trust with the help of my dedicated support staff. Together, we make a strong commitment to client service. If at any time you have a question, concern or need, please let us know.


Michelle Arango

Office 305-549-8750

Associate Representative & Director of Planning and Operations

Michelle joined Northwestern Mutual in April of 2015, motivated to gain experience in the finance industry.  Michelle specializes in New Business, Planning Support, and Day to Day Office & Team Management and Client Relations.


McKenna Makela

Office 305-640-5881

Associate Representative & Case Manager

McKenna joined Northwestern Mutual in November of 2020, eager to become a professional in the business world. She grew up in small towns in Michigan and Wisconsin, then graduated from Edgewood College in Madison, WI with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Finance. McKenna specializes in Case Preparation, Social Media relations, Onboarding and Client Service.


Danny L Adams

Office 662-236-2644

Associate Financial Representative

Danny Adams specializes in Retirement Analysis, Case Preparation, Business Applications and Systems.

Whitney B Ditlow

Whitney B Ditlow

Financial Advisor

  • Mobile 305-788-2401
  • Office 305-456-5899


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