Daniel Robert Hager, MBA, CFP®, RICP®

Managing Director

Our Team

Our team is committed to helping you achieve your lifelong goals. We are here to partner with you in fighting for your future potential. Interdependence is key to ensuring you have a personalized, collaborative experience while working with us.

 
Daniel Robert Hager

Daniel Robert Hager, MBA, CFP®, RICP®

Managing Director
Office 507-289-1656 ext. 6096

Dan is a financial advisor that has a passion for helping people achieve their personal and financial goals. He has been with Northwestern Mutual since 2014 and is now the Managing Director of our Rochester district. He received a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Bethel University in St. Paul, Minnesota and has earned both the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Professional and the Retirement Income Certified Professional® designations.

Dan’s passion for his career stems from a true desire to make a positive impact for those around him as it relates to their financial security. Through creating detailed plans, he seeks to help his clients see what's possible, understand their goals, take control of their own unique situation, and create a roadmap of how to get there. Dan is a big believer in teamwork, viewing his relationship with clients as a collaborative partnership built on trust.

How can Dan help you?

  • He provides detailed financial plans while inspecting all aspects of your financial security
  • He helps clients with efficiently accumulating wealth
  • He has extensive knowledge in retirement and income distribution planning
 
Nicole M Mulert

Nicole M Mulert

Director of Operations
Office 507-289-1656

Nikki has been a part of the Northwestern Mutual family since 2017. Having started as an intern and worked up to her current position as Director of Operations, she knows the ins and outs of the financial planning process. She acts as a support to Dan’s practice and helps our clients through every step. Nikki specializes with client communication and client relationship management, ensuring that there is constant open communication throughout the entire planning process.

How can Nikki help you?

  • She assists in client onboarding of insurance and investment accounts

  • She helps maintain client relationships by being a point of contact for client questions

When Nikki isn’t at work, her main priorities are spending time with family and helping on her family’s farm. She loves to spend time outside with her husband CJ and her son Levi. She especially loves snowmobiling in the winter and spending time by the lake in the summer.

 
Zachariah Manuel Otto-Fisher

Zachariah Manuel Otto-Fisher

Financial Planning Analyst
Office 507-289-1656

Zach joined our team in 2022 as our financial planning analyst. Having a background in eduation, he enjoys assisting clients in better understanding their financial plan and ensuring they feel confident in their planning. Zach supports the rest of team Hager so that Dan is able to focus on the goals, wants and needs of the client.

How can Zach help you?

  • He constructs and manages client advisory portfolios
  • He can answer general questions related to servicing your accounts

Outside of work, Zach enjoys spending time with his wife, Jessie, and their daughter Quinn. He enjoys being outside, whether that be hiking or camping, and expanding his record collection with his daughter. He and his wife also volunteer for the Salvation Army, especially around the holiday season.

 
Linnea Rose Johnson

Linnea Rose Johnson

Operations Manager
Office 507-289-1656

Linnea is the operations manager at Northwestern Mutual Rochester and started working with us in 2021. While managing the front desk and helping the office run efficiently, she also provides support to Dan’s team and his clients through data entry and system organization. She helps manage the marketing and social media accounts of the Rochester District as well. She has extensive experience in customer service and is excited to be a lending hand

How can Linnea help you?

  • She can answer general questions around your insurance products and billing accounts

  • She will assist you with scheduling a time with Dan to review your financial plan

Outside of the office, Linnea helps lead a community group for college aged individuals within her church. She also enjoys kickboxing at a local gym and exploring her creative side through drawing, painting, and sculpting.

 
Jordan Harmon

Jordan Harmon

Insurance Coordinator
Office 507-289-1656

Jordan started as an intern at Northwestern Mutual Rochester in 2021 and returned as the Insurance Coordinator for Dan's practice. She focuses on the day-to-day process of underwriting and insurance applications, helping our team behind the scenes with insurance operations. She ensures that the insurance process runs smoothly and efficiently for Dan's team and for new financial representatives as well.

How can Jordan help you?

  • She works behind the scenes to ensure that the insurance application and underwriting process runs smoothly
  • She can answer questions relating to underwriting and the insurance application process

When Jordan isn't working, she enjoys spending time with friends, family, and her partner. When she gets the chance, she likes to spend time on the lake and go hiking with her two dogs.

 
 

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