F Chrys Kanos, CLU®, ChFC®, CASL®, CLTC®

Managing Director


I take customer service very seriously. So does my staff. Together, we are committed to providing exceptional customer service to all of our clients.

If you need to schedule an appointment, make changes to your policy, submit a claim or request any other service, please let us know. We will respond promptly.

Left to right: Thomas Lawson, Alexandria Houk, Chrys Kanos, Caroline Trawick, Mitchell Juda


Alexandria Houk

Alexandria Houk

Director of New Business
Office 704-442-4494

Alex has been with Northwestern Mutual since February of 2014. Her main focus is overseeing the practices daily operations. Alex manages all client's experience from phone to plan creation, through underwriting and plan implementation. She provides support on the insurance and investment side of the practice and helps Chrys tailor the overall client experience.

Alex is originally from Cincinnati, Ohio but has resided in Charlotte for the last 4 years. She earned her Bachelor's degree from Ohio University. She holds her life, health and securities license in North Carolina. When not in the office Alex enjoys running, traveling and spending as much time as possible with family and friends!

Thomas T Lawson

Thomas T Lawson

Financial Planning Associate
Office 704-365-2014

Thomas has been with Northwestern Mutual for five years and serves as a financial planning associate, delivering financial security to Chrys’ clients by developing personalized financial plans based on clients’ specific goals. Thomas works with Chrys to provide investment product solutions as part of a long-term strategy consistent with the goals outlined in the plan. Thomas holds Series 7, 9, 10 and 66 licenses and is fully licensed in life, health and disability insurance. Thomas is a North Carolina native and lives with his wife, Jodie, and daughter, Tinsley, in Charlotte, North Carolina. 


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