My Team

As a Wealth Management Advisor for Northwestern Mutual, I am committed to helping my clients whether they are concerned for their own financial needs or those of their family or business. I don't do it alone. Here you will find a listing of the people who help make it happen.

Together, we stand committed to providing the best customer service possible. If you need to schedule an appointment or request any other service, please let us know. We will respond promptly.

Scott Anthony Schneider

Scott Anthony Schneider

Associate Wealth Management Advisor
Office 504-831-8146

Scott Schneider is the Director of Investment Operations for the practice. He joined our team in January 2016. Scott is from New Orleans and graduated from UNO in May 2006 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management. Currently, he holds a Louisiana Life, Health, & Accident Insurance License; and Series 7, 65, 63, and 6 securities licenses. In May of 2013 he obtained his CLU designation from the American College of Financial Services, and in May of 2017 he obtained his CFP® (CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER) designation. Scott has been employed in the insurance / investment industry since 2008 working as an AWMA and WMA with both Northwestern Mutual and TIAA-CREF.


In his role as Director of Investment Operations, Scott is responsible for creating risk vs return analyses to determine the efficiency of client portfolios; investment portfolio planning monitoring and maintenance; preparing comprehensive retirement income planning analyses; and building upon existing client relationships to help foster intergenerational planning opportunities for clients and their families. During his spare time, Scott enjoys playing softball, soccer, and tennis; sailing; and spending time with his wife, Amy, and his daughter, Adele Rose and son, Sean Anthony.

Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. owns the certification marks CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ CFP® (with plaque design) and CFP® (with flame design) in the U.S., which it awards to individuals who successfully complete CFP Board’s initial and ongoing certification requirements. 

Veronica Helen Fierke

Veronica Helen Fierke

Associate Wealth Management Advisor
Office 504-831-8146 ext. 6672

Veronica Fierke is the Director of Insurance Operations & the Marketing/Events Manager for the practice. She joined our team in February 2015. Veronica is from New Orleans and graduated from LSU in May 2013 with two Bachelor of Arts degrees; in Political Science and French. She holds her Louisiana Life, Health, & Accident Insurance license and Series 7 and 66 securities licenses.  She has been employed in the insurance industry since graduating from LSU. 

In her role as Director of Insurance Operations, Veronica manages the day to day operations of the practice, is responsible for client case preparation, manages the appointment calendar, assists with client service requests and inquiries, and manages the underwriting process for client insurance cases. 

In her role as the Marketing/Events Manager, Veronica creates unique and memorable events & experiences for our clients and prospects. This entails creating customized event invitations, managing the guest list, selecting the venue, coordinating food/beverage selection, negotiating expenses, and coordinating the countless other details that go into planning a successful event

During her spare time she enjoys spending time exploring New Orleans, trying new restaurants, and traveling the world with her fiancé, Andrew.

Michel M Legrand

Michel M Legrand, CLU®, ChFC®, CASL®, RICP®

Wealth Management Advisor


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