My Team

I take customer service very seriously. So does my staff. Together, we are committed to providing exceptional customer service to all of our clients.

If you need to schedule an appointment, make changes to your policy, submit a claim or request any other service, please let us know. We will respond promptly.

Melanie L Barajas

Melanie L Barajas

Associate Financial Representative
Office 630-723-5068
How can Melanie help you?
  • Provides assistance with insurance service requests
  • Overseeing communication with our clients
  • Schedule appointments
  • Welcome referrals and networking opportunities

Melanie has been with Northwestern Mutual since February 2008.

As an Associate Financial Representative, Melanie is fully licensed in life, health and disability insurance, as well as holding a 6 and 63 securities license. Melanie focuses on providing clients with quality customer service they have come to expect from Dorel Marchis and Northwestern Mutual.

In her free time Melanie enjoys traveling, reading, and spending time with her daughter Caitlin.

Kenneth D Ireland

Kenneth D Ireland, CLU®, ChFC®

Financial Representative


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