We take ongoing service very seriously. Together, we are committed to providing an exceptional experience to all our clients. If you have any questions or would like to request an appointment please don't hesitate to contact us.

Grace H Holt

Grace H Holt

Director of Operations and Client Service

Grace first started her career at Northwestern Mutual in May 2016, and joined the team in November 2017 as the Director of Insurance Operations and Services. She manages the insurance process by completing the application process, coordinating the underwriting process, and maintaining in force policies. Grace is also in charge of daily business operations for our practice.

Grace has her Life, Accident, & Health license in the state of PA, as well as the Series 7, Series 6 and Series 63 licenses.

Originally from the Philadelphia area, Grace moved to Pittsburgh after attending Grove City College. She has enjoyed settling in to the area, having bought a home in Brighton Heights with her husband. She fills her free time with house renovations, reading, and exploring the city.

Nick Stonesifer

Nick Stonesifer, ChFC®

Director of Investments

Nick started his career at Northwestern Mutual in November 2009 and joined the team in 2019 as the Director of Investments. Nick is in charge of the financial planning and investment process, which includes research, analysis, proposals, and trading.


Nick has his Life, Accident, & Health license in the state of PA, the Series 7, Series 66, Series 9/10, and Chartered Financial Consultant designation through the American College of Financial Services.


Originally from Hanover, PA, Nick moved to Pittsburgh to attend the University of Pittsburgh where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Economics and Applied Statistics in 2009.


Nick and his wife, Cara, currently reside in Green Tree, PA. In his free time, Nick enjoys traveling, playing golf, watching sports, and enjoying the great outdoors through hiking, biking and kayaking. 


Christopher Pavcic

Christopher Pavcic

Office 412-288-2363

Christopher Pavcic joined our team in July 2017 as a Student Associate and, upon graduation, joined our team full time as an Associate Financial Representative.

Chris grew up in Canonsburg, PA and recently graduated from Duquesne University with a Bachelor of Science Administration Degree in Finance. When he's not in the office, Chris is an avid hockey fan and enjoys golfing and spending time with friends and family.

Chris is currently studying for his CFP designation.


Matthew Blocki, RICP®, ChFC®, CFP®

Wealth Management Advisor


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