Bryce Thomas, Managing Director

Bryce Thomas joined Northwestern Mutual —Chattanooga as a financial representative in 2006, following a successful academic and baseball career at Carson Newman College in Jefferson City, Tennessee.

During his first year with Northwestern Mutual, Thomas achieved top honors for a new financial representative, earning the pacesetter 40 and second 60 awards. These awards are Northwestern Mutual’s benchmarks for success in the first six and twelve months of one’s practice as a financial representative. In his second and third years with Northwestern Mutual, he qualified for the top 10 in the company’s southern region gold and silver categories.

In 2009, Thomas ranked top three in the bronze category. In 2010, Thomas was  second in the South and third in the Platinum category in the entire company.

In addition to building his own financial services practice at Northwestern Mutual, Thomas became Managing Director in 2012. In this leadership role, he mentors and coaches other financial representatives as they build their careers as well as recruits new advisors to the business. In 2013, the office had a record year, qualifying Thomas for OARS.

Thomas graduated magna cum laude from Carson Newman College with a bachelor’s degree in business administration and a minor in political science. Thomas says he owes his success to God and his parents who gave him the gift of high expecations.  He and his wife, Joanne, and daughter, Jenna, make their home in Chattanooga with their dog, Sadie.




Awards and Recognition


National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors Quality Award 2011-2015

Award recognizing commitment to excellence in service to clients and industry


National Quality Award 2009-2010

Award recognizing persistency and performance


National Sales Achievement Award 2008-2009

Award recognizing performance

Robert B Thomas

Managing Director


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