Manuel Amezuca has been appointed managing director by Northwestern Mutual in Naperville. Since 2010, Amezuca has been associated with Northwestern Mutual. As Managing Director, he will continue to be part of a network of specialists offering a wide array of products. His duties/responsibilities will include recruiting and training Financial Representatives, managing the office and selling financial service products. He will provide expert guidance and innovative solutions for a variety of financial needs and goals. A native of Hammond, IN, Amezcua received a degree from DePauw University. He currently serves on the board of directors for the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors Chicago Chapter, as well as the Center for Economic Progress. He is also a member of GAMA International, the Chicago land and Illinois Hispanic Chambers of Commerce, the City Club of Chicago, and the Union League Club of Chicago. He resides in Naperville with his wife Samantha and two children.