My Team

It's important to know what to expect when working with a wealth management advisor. But it's even more important to know that your financial planning and legacy will continue with your children's planning experience. That's why we have built an infrastructure that assures we will provide the same guidance and trust for generations to come.

We go the extra mile to provide superior client service - and we look forward to partnering with you.

 
Deborah A Tazelaar

Deborah A Tazelaar

Associate Wealth Management Advisor
Office 847-969-2547

Deborah oversees both client and office operations. She is a true team leader that ensures all clients experience our concierge service through efficient workflow.

She has over ten years of experience in financial services, operations management and client support. She is Series 6, 7, & 63 registered. She is passionate about the business and dedicated to our clients and builds long-lasting relationships with them.

Deborah enjoys residing in Arlington Heights with her husband and two daughters.

 
Emily Berkshire

Emily Berkshire

Associate Financial Representative
Office 847-805-4305

Emily is responsible for client administration, marketing support, and relationship management for the team.

She uses her 10+ years of experience in marketing and financial services to help shape the team's approach toward client acquisition & engagement. She is passionate about shaping & influencing the team's infrastructure to best support and service clients.

Emily resides in Lombard with her husband and daughter. In her free time she enjoys baking, traveling and spending time with her family and friends.

 
Sean O'Gara

Sean O'Gara

Associate Financial Representative

Sean is responsible for our team's 401(k) plan sponsor administration & support.

Sean is originally from Connecticut and went to college at the University of Dayton in Ohio where he played Rugby and graduated with a double major in Entrepreneurship and Marketing with a sales emphasis. Sean has been with Northwestern Mutual since 2020 and has several years of experience in client support. He is dedicated to educating participants on the benefit of their 401(k) in their financial planning picture and is always available to assist in finding answers for both plan sponsors and participants.

Sean is a Lincoln Park resident who enjoys a daily iced coffee and a passionate following of his favorite sports teams including Arsenal, Boston Red Sox, Celtics, Minnesota Vikings, and Calgary Flames.

 
Jiyun Chan

Jiyun Chan

Associate Financial Representative
Office 847-969-2526

Ji oversees both service and ongoing experience for our clients. She is responsible for scheduling appointments, account processing and providing general account information & guidance.

Ji joined our team in 2021 but has been a part of Northwestern Mutual for nearly 15 years. She is Series 6 & 63 registered.  Her extensive experience is an invaluable asset to our clients. She is able to communicate with clients on their detailed coverage in a more simplified manner to help them better understand and feel comfortable with their financial plan that is in place.

Ji resides in Schaumburg with her husband and two children. In her free time she likes to play volleyball, get together with friends and find fun activities for you her kids to experience.

 
Ryan T Matusik

Ryan T Matusik, MBA, CFP®

Associate Wealth Management Advisor
Office 847-969-2514

Ryan's responsibilities include individual client investment portfolio construction and implementation.  Ryan assists in helping clients structure their financial plan to help them work towards financial freedom. He is FINRA Series 7 & 63 securities registered.

Ryan lives in Naperville with his wife and three children.  In his spare time, he enjoys physical fitness, reading and spending time with his family.

 

David C Park, CLU®, ChFC®, CLTC®, CASL®, WMCP®
Wealth Management Advisor


Vista Wealth Management Group

 

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