Michael M Erpelding, CLU®, ChFC®, RICP®

Wealth Management Advisor


Mike Erpelding joined Northwestern Mutual in 1987 and is the Managing Director of the Edina, MN district office. Over the years, Mike has built a well-rounded practice based on the principals of honesty, integrity and being client-focused. While maintaining a strong personal practice, Mike plays a key role in the career development of other financial representatives.

Mike strives to help his clients achieve financial security for themselves, their families and their businesses. He is able to accomplish this through his consistent dedication, enthusiasm, and eagerness to develop stable, lasting relationships with his clients.  

Mike consistently ranks in the top 100 investment advisors for Northwestern Mutual and is in the top 5% of insurance producers nationally. He also has received many awards and recognition throughout his career, these include:

  • National Quality Award: 1993-1996, 2000-2010
  • NAIFA Quality Award: 2011-2013
  • National Sales Achievement Award: 1993-2005, 2007
  • Million Dollar Round Table - Qualifying Member: 1997-2005
  • Million Dollar Round Table - Qualifying/Life Member 2006-2015
  • Million Dollar Round Table - Court of Table: 2000-2006, 2008-2010
  • Million Dollar Round Table - Top of Table:2007, 2011-2013
  • Northwestern Mutual Investment Honors - Top 100: 2004-2012
  • Northwestern Mutual Investment Honors - Top 10: 2013   
  • Northwestern Mutual Top 20: 2013
  • Northwestern Mutual Financial Security Award - Top 5: 2013

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