My Team

As a Financial Advisor and Managing Director with Northwestern Mutual-Chicago, Mike is committed to helping his clients' personal, family or business financial needs.

He is equally passionate about growing and mentoring a team of advisors to make the greatest possible impact on the Chicagoland community.  Here is a bit about his team that helps him achieve both. 

Jamie L Schrad

Jamie L Schrad

Associate Financial Representative
Office 312-251-3754

Jamie grew up in Minnesota and graduated from the University of Minnesota before moving to Chicago in 2008 . She joined Mike's team at Northwestern Mutual-Chicago in 2012.

In her spare time she enjoys spending time in the city with her friends and husband, attending as many concerts in the summertime as possible, and making the occasional trip back to Minnesota to spend time with family and friends. She also adores her two Bullmastiffs Minny and Letty.

As an Associate Financial Representative, Jamie holds an Illinois Life, Accident and Health Insurance License and is Series 6 and 63 licensed. Jamie's role on the team includes:

  • Client service
  • Scheduling appointments and insurance medical exams
  • Processing changes to client insurance or investment accounts
  • Seeing applications through underwriting
  • New account paperwork for investments and insurance
  • Assisting with rollovers and transfers

Kelly Usher

Director of Recruitment
Mobile 319-981-0916

Kelly grew up in Iowa and attended the University of Iowa before moving to Chicago in 2012. She joined Mike's team at Northwestern Mutual-Chicago in 2020.

In her spare time she enjoys taking dance classes and staying active, networking with others, spending time with friends, trying new foods and new restaurants, listening to music, attending music concerts, and reading!

As the Director of Recruitment for the Stahl team, Kelly connects with individuals interested in exploring full-time and internship opportunities with the Stahl team!

Let's Connect 



Michael Joseph Stahl Jr, CLU®

Managing Director


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