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; below is the team who helps make all of this possible.



Janet G Barry

Director of Insurance Operations and Services
Office 205-271-7057

Janet joined Leslie's team at Northwestern Mutual in 2011. As Leslie's Director of Operations and Client Services, she oversees the daily operations of the team and manages client relations, which includes underwriting and policy-owner services. Janet is a graduate of American University in Washington, D.C., and she holds her Alabama license in Life, Health, Annuity and Long Term Care. She also holds her Series 6 and 63 securities licenses. In her spare time, Janet loves to attend music and sporting events, travel, and spending quality time with friends and family.

Justin Kyle Thompson

Justin Kyle Thompson

Director of Investments
Office 205-271-7025
Fax 205-278-8542

Justin began his career with our team in 2014.  He is a graduate of UAB where he majored in Economic Analysis & Policy.  Justin holds his Series 7 and 66 licenses, as well as his Life, Health, and Annuity licenses.  As Director of Investments, Justin is primarily responsible for servicing our investment clients, which includes developing and implementing individual investment strategies.

Justin enjoys playing music, golfing, hiking, and training his German Shepherd.


Leslie D. Wood

Financial Representative


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