My Team

 

Dennise Marie Bayona

Practice Manager
Office 617-742-6200

Dennise Bayona joined Northwestern Mutual – Boston Group in September 2015, having previously worked at Northwestern Mutual – Miami Group from 2010 to 2014.  She oversees the workflow for the team to make sure all aspects of the client experience is efficient and engaging.  She is a graduate from the University of Notre Dame with a Bachelor in Business Administration (’09) and a Master of Science in Accountancy (’10) and holds a Life, Accident, and Health insurance license.  She is originally from Miami, FL and enjoys sports, music, and reading in her free time.

 

Brendon Lane McNeil

Operations Associate
Office 617-742-6200

Brendon McNeil joined Northwestern Mutual in December of 2015 as the Director of Client Relations, prior to joining Michael's team in July of 2018. He graduated from Johnson and Wales University and has a Bachelor’s degree in Risk Management. Brendon currently resides in Woburn, MA and enjoys playing golf and fishing with friends and family. He is responsible for all client services.

 
Canaan Hourani

Canaan Hourani

Financial Planning Analyst
Office 617-742-6200

Canaan Hourani joined our team at Northwestern Mutual in August 2017. He recently graduated from Suffolk University with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Business Management and minor in International Business. He works as a Financial Planning Analyst with our planning team but is always expanding his knowledge of the different sectors here at Northwestern Mutual. Canaan enjoys water sports in the summer and snowboarding in the winter when he has some free time on his hands.

 

Daniel Alexander Beyh

Director of Investment Services
Office 617-742-6200

Daniel has been with Northwestern Mutual starting August 2016. He is a graduate from Bucknell University and has a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics and Economics. He has his Life accident and Health Insurance Licenses along with his Series 6: Investment Company and Variable Contracts Products certification and his Series 63: Uniform Securities Agent State Law Examination. He has also passed his CFA Exam Level I. Daniel has had prior experience in economics research and various programming languages, he currently oversees existing client reviews and investment servicing.

 

Kiersten Photiades

Director of New Business and Communications
Office 617-742-6200

Kiersten Photiades joined Michael's team in September 2017.  She is a graduate from Bryant University with a Bachelor of Science, with a double concentration in Business Management and Psychology ('16). Kiersten oversees New Business operations on our team and manages the flow of communication between our team and our clients to provide the best possible experience. She is originally from Bedford, NH and enjoys spending time with her family, going to Red Sox games, and traveling. 

 

Ronald Joshi

Director of Investments & Planning
Office 617-742-6200

Ronald joined our team in March 2016 and currently oversees financial planning and investment strategies for clients. A graduate from Caldwell University with Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics and Business Administration, he has had prior experience working as an investment analyst and paraplanner. He has his Life Accident and Health Insurance Licenses along with Series 7 & 63, and has passed the first level of the CFA exam. 

 

Aayush Desai

Office 617-742-6200

Aayush Desai joined our team at Northwestern Mutual in June 2018. He is currently pursuing his Masters of Finance degree at Brandeis University and has a Bachelor’s degree in Finance from Suffolk University. Aayush helps the team on the administrative and investment side and eagerly seeks to take on and learn more aspects of the business. He enjoys spending time with friends and family and is a big soccer and NBA enthusiast.

 

Michael J. Raposa II, CFP®, CLU®, ChFC®

Wealth Management Advisor

 

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