Management Team

Our business is about relationships and we have a strong leadership 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.

 

 
 Mark J. Schnobrich

Mark J. Schnobrich, CLU®, ChFC®, RICP®

Managing Director
Office 716-626-4501

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Mark Schnobrich, ChFC ®, CLU ®, RICP ® is the Managing Director of Northwestern Mutual in Buffalo.  A native of Syracuse, NY, Mark graduated Summa Cum Laude from St. John Fisher College in 2006 with his Bachelors of Science in both Personal and Corporate Finance.  Mark started with Northwestern Mutual as a college intern during his senior year, and upon graduating, transitioned into a full-time Financial Representative to continue to develop his career.  In addition to running a personal practice and serving his clients, Mark has had the opportunities to lead and develop the college internship program as the College Unit Director, mentor and inspire future Financial Advisors as a Field Director and in May of 2013 he was appointed to Managing Director. 

Mark chose this career because of the unlimited potential to have both positive and purposeful impact in the lives of his clients and on the communities that he serves.  It is his mission to empower all people to achieve their true potential. 

Mark is married to Andrea and they live in Amherst, NY.  Outside of work Mark enjoys working out as well as playing golf and lacrosse.  Mark serves on the Executive Board for the Eric Wood Foundation and is actively involved with Hearts for ALS, The Maine Cancer Foundation and Alex’s Lemonade Stand.

 
 Benjamin Ross

Benjamin Ross

Financial Advisor
Office 716-626-4509

 
 Michael Edward Ringler

Michael Edward Ringler


Office 716-626-4500

 
 Ryan J. Preziosi

Ryan J. Preziosi


Office 716-626-4534

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 Christine Nicole Ortolano

Christine Nicole Ortolano

Recruiter
christine.ortolano@nm.com
Office 315-434-8800

My Networks: LinkedIn

 

Jessica T Brenon

Campus Recruiter
jessica.brenon@nm.com
Office 315-434-8800

My Networks: LinkedIn

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