Management Team

Our business is about relationships, and we have a strong management team in place that understands this. They are committed to furthering the development of our financial representatives through training and guidance, so the representatives can establish enduring and solid relationships with their clients.

Timothy Michael Mulroy, CLU®, ChFC®, CLF®

Managing Partner
Office 949-863-5800

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Timothy Mulroy has been a Managing Partner from the Mulroy Network Office in Newport Beach, California since 2013.  He began his career with the company as a college intern while double majoring in Marketing and Management at Mansfield University of Pennsylvania. Prior to taking on this leadership role, Tim has consistently been a top producer in lives, premium and clients, was a repeat qualifier for the OARS Award, and was a District Network Office Achievement Award winner. While building his district, he continued to achieve success earning multiple Master Achievement Awards, maintaining a Forum-level practice, and consistently writing over 200 lives per year.  Prior to accepting his position as a Managing Partner, he was a member of the Managing Director Association’s Board, serving as Secretary.

Tim is married to Christina. They have three sons; Liam, Zackery, and Levi.  Tim’s optimism and passion for business has made him a successful leader.



Todd Gregory Anderson

Chief Development Officer
Office 949-863-5800

My Networks: LinkedIn

As the son of a Northwestern Mutual financial representative, Todd Anderson was born into the world of finance. Todd furthered his interest in the field by studying Economics with Connecticut College. He joined the Northwestern Mutual team in 2002.

Since June 2013, Todd has served as the Chief Development Officer of Northwestern Mutual in Orange County. As Chief Development Officer, Todd enjoys coaching and mentoring other financial representatives. He helps enrich their lives by giving them the tools and resources to be successful, both personally and professionally.

Todd resides in Trabuco Canyon with his wife, Nicole, and his children, Isla, Patrick, and Davis. He enjoys playing golf and relaxing with friends and family.




Dawn Danielle Murphy, CLF®

Chief Operations Officer
Office 949-863-5800


As the Director of Network Office Supervision and Director of Operations, Dawn Murphy supervises the activities of financial representatives and their employees with respect to laws, regulations, and company rules related to insurance and securities sales practices. Dawn, a member of the internal leadership team, is focused on ensuring that all business pertaining to the clients of Northwestern Mutual - Orange County is appropriately managed by their financial guidance team.









Milton W Green IV

Chief Financial Officer
Office 949-863-5835


Milt Green began his career with Northwestern Mutual as a College Financial Representative in 2008. Upon completion of the internship, Milt recognized that his passion aligned with strategic management and development of others. He worked as the Director of the Sales Execution Team for the Harrisburg, PA Network Office for one year before taking on the role of Technology Coach, helping Financial Representatives become more efficient in their practices through the implementation of technology. In January 2014, Milt joined our team in Newport Beach as Strategy Manager and also led the Newport Beach Internship Program. In January 2016, Milt transitioned from the Internship Program into the role of Chief Financial Officer for our firm. In this role, Milt is charged with the strategy and stewardship of the firm's financial performance.

When he is not working, Milt enjoys spending time with his wife, Amy, and their 2 dogs. Milt also enjoys staying active by playing basketball, golfing and traveling.




Marissa J Sethavanish

Director of Operations
Office 949-863-5859


Marissa Sethavanish began her career with Northwestern Mutual in 2006. She currently is the Director of Operations and Associate Director of Network Office Supervision.  She works closely with her team members to support our financial representatives’ practices by providing them access to resources that help them enhance the client experience.  She also works closely with our financial representatives to reinforce and enhance our culture of gathering facts and feelings from our clients to support doing the right thing for them at the right time for the right reasons.

 Marissa graduated from UCLA and currently resides in Orange, CA with her husband, Chris, and their daughter, Dyllan.  She loves spending time with her family, baking, snowboarding, watching football and traveling around the world to experience new foods and cultures.





Joey Meehan, CLU®, CFP®

District Director
Office 949-863-5897

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Joey has represented Northwestern Mutual since 2011. During his career he's held multiple leadership titles. Currently as the District Director in Newport Beach, CA, Joey is passionate about helping new financial representatives grow and develop a business and life they wouldn't trade for anything. He believes that he and his team can dramatically impact our community and others across the country in regards to their financial security, but he knows that his influence in leading others can have a multiplier effect on that impact.

"Far too often we trade passion and purpose for security and contentment, and that's not my style. My purpose is to help others live life courageously." - Joey

One of Joey's core values is commitment to growth. As our robust economic environment grows, the capabilities and knowledge of the team you partner with also need to grow. Joey's team is dedicated to professional growth. Joey has successfully acquired his CLU® designation from the American College. Joey also holds a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ certification through the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards. He is always looking for ways to invest in himself and his team.




Madeline A Marenholz, CLF®

Director of Recruitment and Selection
Office 714-560-8000

My Networks: LinkedIn

Maddie Marenholz is originally from North Reading, MA.  She attended the University of Arizona and began her career with Northwestern Mutual shortly after graduating in 2011 recruiting for the Internship Program. She transitioned into her current role as Director of Recruitment and Selection in August 2013 where she focuses on recruiting top talent for the Full Time Financial Advisor role. Maddie works closely with the emerging leaders as well as the District Directors to help in their recruiting efforts. In her career, Maddie has recruited 60 career changers since 2013; resulting in the top producing class of 2015 throughout the Northwestern Mutual system.

Maddie currently resides in Newport Beach, CA. In her free time, Maddie enjoys competing in half marathons, going to Disneyland and is an avid New England sports fan.




Marisa C Van Winkle, CLF®

Director of Internship Development
Office 949-863-5800

My Networks: LinkedIn

Marisa Van Winkle graduated from California State University, Fullerton, with a Bachelor of Arts in Communication in 2011. She began her career with Northwestern Mutual shortly before graduation as the Campus Recruiter for the Newport Beach office. In 2012 she became the Director of Campus Selection where she focused on internship recruitment for all offices associated with the Mulroy Group. In 2016 she became the Director of Internship Development and continues to drive the growth of the internship through recruiting while playing a more strategic role in the overall success of the internship as a business unit. Marisa loves the opportunity that Northwestern Mutual’s Internship provides for college students to grow personally, professionally and as leaders.

Marisa grew up in Huntington Beach, CA, and currently resides in Newport Beach, CA. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her friends and family, going to the beach, golfing, trying new recipes and DIY projects. She also enjoys giving her time as an alumna volunteer for the California State University, Fullerton chapter of Alpha Chi Omega.

Ariel Kopac

Director of Training and Development
Office 949-863-5800


Ariel Kopac is the Director of Training and Development in the Newport Beach office for Northwestern Mutual.   She engages in and oversees the training and coaching of new financial representatives.  These financial representatives deliver a comprehensive financial planning client experience to individuals and business both in and outside of our beautiful state of California. 

Ariel began her career with Northwestern Mutual in 2013 at the corporate office in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, where she gained experience in event planning, project management, analyzing claims, and leading teams. 

Ariel has a strong passion for developing financial representatives to serve Northwestern Mutual clients best.  She works alongside our staff to ensure our clients are receiving the best services and an individualized customer service experience. 

Ariel lives in Newport Beach.  In her free time, she enjoys exploring new places and new hobbies, both in California and abroad.




Ryan Root

Director of Marketing
Office 949-863-5911


Ryan Root has been with Northwestern Mutual since 2015 and serves as Director of Marketing. Ryan oversees brand marketing including the development of short-term and long-term marketing strategies and initiatives. He also works closely with our advisor’s to develop new ideas for providing the ultimate client experience for new and existing clients.  Seeing up close how our representatives and advisors help their clients, Ryan's goal is to make sure that our clients receive personalized service that allows them to build and maintain a long standing relationship with their advisor.

Ryan grew up in Sacramento, Ca, and currently resides in Newport Beach, CA. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his wife, friends and family, rowing, golfing, flying helicopters, and learning something new.





Sarah Ann Chun-Hoon

Director of Campus Selection
Office 213-243-7000

My Networks: LinkedIn

Sarah Chun-Hoon was born and raised in Southern California. She attended UCLA and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics in March 2013. She started her career at Northwestern Mutual as a College Financial Representative in November 2012 and became the Assistant Director of Campus Selection after graduation, supporting with the growth and development of Northwestern Mutual’s Top 10 Internship Program. In January 2015, Sarah transitioned to her current role as Director of Campus Selection and is responsible for driving the internship recruiting results, building connections with students, and promoting the overall brand on campus. Due to her passion to connect students with an awesome opportunity, Sarah has recruited over 100 interns in her career and enjoys the impact she’s made on students’ lives. 

Sarah currently resides in Irvine. When she’s not cheering for the Bruin sports teams, Sarah enjoys spending time with family and friends, trying new restaurants, playing piano, and occasionally binge watching the latest Netflix, HBO, or Hulu original series. She also gives her time to the UCLA Alumni Orange County Network and is a member of the South Orange County Pi Phi Alumni Chapter.



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