As a Financial Advisor for the Northwestern Mutual, I am committed to helping my clients whether they are concerned for their own financial needs or those of their family or business. I don't do it alone. Here you will find a listing of the people who help make it happen.

Together, we stand committed to providing the best customer service possible. If you have a problem or need assistance at any time, please let us know.

Jeanne Naft

Jeanne Naft

Office 203-221-5200

Jeanne Naft is an Associate Financial Representative who holds her life and health licenses in Connecticut and New York. She has been with Northwestern Mutual since 2013. Jeanne is an Associate Financial Representative for the insurance division of Sam's practice with a focus on policy owner service and underwriting. She assists clients with their accounts, policy loans and repayments, policy changes and life insurance trusts.

Prior to her career in the financial and insurance market, she was the Director of Recreational Therapy in long term care and spent many years as the Executive Assistant for a medical anthropologist. She enjoys going to art museums, volunteering, her two mini dachshunds and family based activities most of all.

Deirdre A Dunne-Sciolto

Deirdre A Dunne-Sciolto

Administrative Assistant
Office 917-368-3097

Deirdre has been with Northwestern Mutual since 2011 and joined Sam's team in 2012. She works with Sam on his new business and marketing efforts and with clients during the application process and client onboarding for the Northwestern Mutual's client web site. Please also reach out to her if you are interested in scheduling a meeting or a phone call with Sam.

In her previous life, Deirdre applied her administrative skills and experience toward supporting senior executives and product teams in the diverse, fast-paced environments of advertising and academia. She also enjoyed having a role as technical support at an internet start-up. Deirdre lives in New York City with her husband, Dan, and their daughters, Delia and Deryn.


Samuel J Waller, CFP®, CLU®, ChFC®

Financial Advisor

  • Office 917-368-3087
  • Fax 212-656-1773

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