My Team

As a Wealth Management Advisor for Northwestern Mutual, I am committed to helping my clients whether they are concerned for their own financial needs or those of their family or business. I don't do it alone. Here you will find a listing of the people who help make it happen.

Together, we stand committed to providing the best customer service possible. If you have a problem or need assistance at any time, please let us know.


Carol Thomas

Associate Financial Representative
Office 704-365-2014

Carol joined Northwestern Mutual as a member of John McLaughlin's team in 2006.  She is currently licensed for Life, Health and Long Term Care Insurance in the State of NC as an Associate Financial Representative. Carol also holds her series 6 and series 63 securities licenses.

Carol is dedicated to providing excellent customer service and can also assist with planning, providing insurance solutions, scheduling appointments and facilitating the underwriting process in addition to providing assistance with the securities portion of the practice.


John R McLaughlin Jr, CFP®, RICP®, CLU®, CLTC, ChFC®

Wealth Management Advisor


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