Christian Henley, CFP®, ChFC®, CLU®, MBA

Financial Advisor

My Team

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When you became a client of Christian Henley, you entrusted him to help you accomplish your goals. Chris leads his staff in support of this commitment. Christian and his team never forget that customer service is the key to helping make their clients' dreams come true.

Katie M Donnelly

Katie M Donnelly

Director of Insurance Operations and Services
Office 314-744-5266

Katie joined the team at Northwestern Mutual in Chesterfield in 2009 after a career in child care placement services. Katie oversees the day to day operations of the firm as well as providing excellent customer service. Katie's key role is preparing materials for meetings and the placement of insurance appropriate for each client which begins with the application procedure through the underwriting process to delivery. She also helps to build and maintain client relationships. She is Missouri State Life, Health and Long-Term Care Insurance licensed.

Katie grew up in St. Louis where she attended Marquette High School. She holds her Bachelor's Degree in English from Truman State University. Katie and her husband Joe live in Fenton, MO with their two children, Maddie & Adam, and their dogs, Bailey & Gloria.

While Katie's favorite pastime is spending the day with her family, Katie does enjoy other outside interests such as baking and shopping.

Shane T. OBrien

Shane T. OBrien, CFP®, CLU®, ChFC®

Investment Operations Manager
Office 314-744-5236

Shane is responsible for preparing and implementing investment strategies, and provides ongoing service to Christian's investment clients. He has obtained his CFP, CLU, FINRA Series 7 and 66 securities licenses, as well as life, health, and annuity licenses.

Shane attended McKendree University in Lebanon, IL. He graduated with a BA in Sociology in 2009. He joined Northwestern Mutual in March 2014. Before joining Christian Henley's team in September 2014, he was a successful Bookkeeper then Executive Manager in Highland, IL.

Shane and his wife, Katie, have two children, Kaelyn and Madden. Shane enjoys coaching football and watching his daughter compete in various sports. Shane has been coaching football for over 6 years and in 2012 and 2013 he coached Team Illinois in the annual Illinois vs. Missouri High School All-Star Game. Shane also has coached his varsity little league team to the championship game in each of the past two seasons.

Kristin N Winberry

Kristin N Winberry

Marketing and Client Service Associate
Office 314-746-2856

Kristin is responsible for client communication and scheduling for existing clients. Kristin manages Christian’s calendar for client reviews and follow up appointments. She has obtained her Life, Health, Long Term Care and Annuity Licenses in Missouri.

Kristin graduated from the University of Missouri St. Louis in 2009 where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. She started as a post-graduate intern at Northwestern Mutual – Chesterfield, but transitioned to a full-time Assistant Financial Representative in June 2007. She joined Christian’s team in March 2018.

Kristin enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and coaching her kid’s soccer team.


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