Alan L Nero
Senior Financial Representative

The Hender & Nero Financial Group


In 1968, Alan began his career with Northwestern Mutual, working in their college internship program.  After graduating from Springfield College he became a full-time Northwestern Mutual Financial Representative.  While he was starting his financial services career, Alan also became the head Wrestling Coach for the University of Rhode Island.  There Alan was recognized as New England Coach of the Year three times and in 1993 was inducted into the URI Sports Hall of Fame.

Alan is proud to be with Northwestern Mutual for over 40 years.  Alan has always prided himself on doing the right thing and helping his clients achieve financial security. While continuing his work at Northwestern Mutual, Alan is also the Managing Director of Octagon's Baseball Division.

Alan has been married to his wife Lia for 43 years.  He spends most of his free time with his family.  Alan has two children, Alana and Lou and five grandchildren, Julia, Brody, Cooper, Emory and Maizy.  While Alan and Lia call Chicago home, they are lucky enough to escape the harsh winters in Scottsdale, Arizona.  Alan and Lia spend their summers in Narragansett, Rhode Island, back where it all began!

Years of Experience

Representing Northwestern Mutual since 1968.


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