Telge Office Building

Gregory M. Telge and his team are centered at the heart of our client’s financial lives. Our team of seasoned professionals are dedicated to providing exceptional service, wealth management, and financial planning services. Our alignment with Northwestern Mutual provides a unique and extensive list of resources and opportunities to continue providing financial security for generations to come.

Gregory M. Telge

Gregory M. Telge, CFP®, MSFS, AEP®, CASL®, REBC®

Wealth Management Advisor
Office 603-668-8862

Greg Telge has been part of the financial services industry since 1974, and has earned the following designations:

  • Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU®)
  • Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC®)
  • Registered Employee Benefits Counselor (REBC®)
  • Accredited Estate Planner (AEP®)
  • Masters in Financial Planning
  • Chartered Advisor for Senior Living (CASL®)

Associations and Memberships

He is a member of the New Hampshire Estate Planning Council, The Financial Planning Association, and the Society of Financial Service Professionals (SFSP).

Awards and Recognition

  • National Quality Award: 1977-1979, 1982-2005, 2007-2010 
    NAIFA Quality Award 2011-2015
Stephanie Mears

Stephanie Mears

Director of Operations
Office 603-668-8862 ext. 14

Stephanie is originally from Hermon, ME, and began her career there in the financial industry in 2005. She worked for a Financial Advisor as a Client Service Representative for 4 years, and after moving to Nashua, NH, she continued her career working for a brokerage firm as an Annuity Case Manager.

Stephanie has been employed with Greg since 2010. She is in charge of insurance new business and client service. She acts as a liaison and works collaboratively with attorneys, CPA's, and banks on cases that require special attention. Stephanie currently holds her Life and Health Insurance license and continues to educate herself to better service the clients.

Stephanie is married to Todd and they have 3 boys; Jordan, Todd, Jr. and Tyler. They also have 2 King Charles Cavalier dogs named Tazer and Mia. Stephanie enjoys reading, fishing, and walking, but her favorite pastime is roasting marshmallows by the fire while camping with her family.

  • Series 6 & 63 licensing
  • Lives in Derry with husband & kids
Brian Dwinell

Brian Dwinell, CFP®

Director of Investments and Planning
Office 603-668-8862 ext. 11

Brian Dwinell joined Greg's team in January of 2015. Brian has a Bachelor's degree in Finance from Merrimack College. Started his financial services career as a page on the floor of the Boston Stock Exchange while still in college. After graduation he became a member and worked for over a decade with member firms Fidelity and Moors & Cabot. He then moved on to run a successful retail business for several years. In 2012 he sold his business and decided to return to the financial services industry with Northwestern Mutual, where he has been a client for over 20 years. After two years as a representative for Northwestern, Brian has brought his knowledge of investments, insurance and planning to Greg’s office to enhance our client’s experience.

Brian is from Tewksbury, MA and is married to his wife Dianna and they have two daughters; Megan and Erin. Megan is a sophomore at Pace University in NYC and Erin is a senior at Central Catholic High School. Erin has committed to play women’s soccer in the fall of 2016 for Longwood University in Farmville VA.


Derek F. Nickerson

Investment Operations Coordinator
Office 603-668-8862 ext. 12

Derek joined Gregory M. Telge in April 2016. He graduated from the University of Massachusetts Lowell in 2015. During his senior year he completed the Northwestern Mutual Financial Representative Internship program where he built a strong base heading into the financial industry.

Derek currently handles investment operations and works closely with the clients of the practice to ensure that their transactional requests are processed efficiently. He holds the following insurance and securities licenses:

  • Life, Accident & Health
  • Series 7
  • Series 66

Derek enjoys golfing, fishing, hunting and spending time with his family.


Lydia Hayes

Investment Operations Associate
Office 603-668-8862 ext. 16

Amanda Alic

Executive Assistant
Office 603-668-8862 ext. 10

Gregory M. Telge, CFP®, MSFS, AEP®, CASL®, REBC®

Wealth Management Advisor


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