Stacy M Russo Nichols, CLU®, CLTC, LUTCF, ChFC®, RICP®

Financial Advisor


Before joining the network, Stacy Russo-Nichols worked as a bank teller at St. Martin Bank  & Trust Co. in Lafayette while she attended school at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. She obtained a bachelor's degree from ULL in business management.

Stacy Russo-Nichols was introduced to the company by Suzette Morgan in 1999. She chose to work with Northwestern Mutual because of the products and services offered by the company. Also, she liked the independence and flexibility of being a financial representative.


Stacy Russo-Nichols is committed to continuing her education. She has earned the CLU, CLTC, LUTCF and ChFC designations behind her name.

  • Stacy Russo-Nichols was conferred her Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) designation from the American College in Bryn Mawr, Pa. The CLU designation signifies her specialty in retirement and estate planning, group insurance, employee benefits, and pensions.
  • Stacy Russo-Nichols has also earned her Certified in Long-Term Care (CLTC) designation. With the CLTC designation, Stacy has received one of the most extensive educations available for financial professionals in the field of long-term care insurance.
  • Stacy Russo-Nichols has also earned her Life Underwriting Training Counsel Fellow (LUTCF) designation.

Associations and Memberships

Years of Experience

Representing Northwestern Mutual since 1999.


Degree Major Institution
Bachelor of Science Business Management University of Louisiana - Lafayette

Awards and Recognition


Million Dollar Round Table Qualifying Member 2007-2010, 2012, 2015

MDRT is the premier association of financial professionals. MDRT status designation is granted for one year and members must apply every year to continue their affiliation with the MDRT


National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors Quality Award 2011-2016

Award recognizing commitment to excellence in service to clients and industry


National Quality Award 2002, 2004, 2006-2010

Award recognizing persistency and performance


National Sales Achievement Award 2006-2009

Award recognizing performance


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