Meet the Team


Brody Vance

Investment Operations Associate
Mobile 574-247-6636

Brody joined the Northwestern Mutual team in 2021 after working in Commercial Banking for three years. He graduated from Ball State University in 2016 with a degree in Finance. He began his financial career by underwriting small personal loans in the health care industry. Brody appreciates the face-to-face client experience and has been interested in helping others achieve their financial goals and planning for the future.

Brody was born and raised in Mishawaka where he met his wife in high school. They have three kids that keep them busy between soccer, baseball, and local theater productions. Brody enjoys coaching his kids’ teams and being active in his community. Whether it’s reading, studying, or simply watching Jeopardy every night, Brody likes to keep his mind sharp and focused in every aspect of his life.

Brody is the primary contact for all investment related questions and transactions. His other responsibilities include establishing new investment accounts, performing rollovers, and providing all other related services for investment clients.

Lyndsay P deBock

Lyndsay P deBock

Chief Operating Officer
Office 574-247-6601

Lyndsay's relationship with Northwestern Mutual began in June of 2012 as a Financial Representative Intern.  After graduating from Saint Mary's College in May of 2013, she married her high school sweetheart and together they moved to Florida.  Her husband unexpectedly passed away in January of 2016 which prompted her return to the Mishawaka, IN area.  Seeing first-hand how important it is to have a financial plan in place made her decision to return to Northwestern Mutual a very easy one.  She loves playing a role in helping families prepare for the best and worst times in life in order to feel personal and financial peace.

Lyndsay remarried in December of 2018. Her and her husband, Ben, enjoy being active members of River Valley Church, traveling, and spending time with friends and family.

Lyndsay's primary responsibility involves working directly with Brian to assist in the construction of personalized financial plans for our clients. Lyndsay graduated cum laude with a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from Saint Mary's College, she's licensed in Life and Health, and she is FINRA Series 6 and 63 certified.

Samantha Hale

Samantha Hale

Director of Insurance Services
Office 574-247-6626

Samantha joined Northwestern Mutual in 2015 as an Administrative Assistant. She quickly became interested in working closer to the financial planning process and joined Brian's team in September 2016. Samantha is Life, Health and Long Term Care insurance licensed and is responsible for managing the insurance underwriting process. She is the primary contact for all insurance related questions and transactions, and also assists in scheduling appointments for our office.

Samantha and her husband, Adam, reside in Osceola. They enjoy taking their boat out on the lake, agility training with their dog, and spending time with family and friends.


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