John A Crawford, CLU®, ChFC®, CFP®

Managing Director

Experience You Can Count On

John Crawford brings you 30 years of professional experience and broad, deep industry knowledge. Since 1986 John has helped clients throughout metro Atlanta and North Georgia prepare for their financial future, basing his approach to business and to life on discipline, diligence and discipleship.

John Crawford, a Certified Financial Planner, works with high net worth clients in the areas of Wealth Management, Estate Planning and Strategic Tax Planning.   He offers clients and other Financial Representatives a powerful connection to the world-class insurance services and internationally recognized investment products offered through Northwestern Mutual.

In 1998, John Crawford opened his District Network Office and took on the additional leadership responsibilities of Managing Director.  He has since grown his office to one of the leading districts in the country.

To see how you can advance toward your goals, turn to John Crawford. His leadership and know-how will make a difference in your life.

Planning for Financial Security with Northwestern Mutual

Watch this short video to learn how Northwestern Mutual's comprehensive approach to personalized financial planning can help you achieve the future you envision.

The Northwestern Mutual Difference

We make plans for people, not just money. So no matter your goals, we have access to top rated products and services to help you meet each one.

  • Best Life Insurance Company ranked by NerdWallet, 2019 to 20201
  • AAA, Aaa, and AA+ the highest financial strength ratings of any life insurer from all four major rating agencies2
  • Top 10 U.S. Independent Investment Broker-Dealers3
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2Northwestern Mutual continues to have the highest financial strength ratings awarded to any U.S. life insurer by all four of the major rating agencies: A.M. Best Company, A++ (highest), April 2020; Fitch Ratings, AAA (highest), August 2020; Moody’s Investors Service, Aaa (highest), December 2020; S&P Global Ratings, AA+ (second highest), June 2020. Third-party ratings are subject to change. Ratings are for The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company and Northwestern Long Term Care Insurance Company.

3Measured by 2020 total revenues. Ranking for Northwestern Mutual Investment Services, LLC. Sources: Financial Advisor magazine and Investment News, April 2021.

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