Benjamin Paul Richard, CLU®, ChFC®

Financial Representative

My Team

As a financial 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. With the support of a dedicated staff, we stand committed to providing you the best client service possible. If you have a problem or need assistance at any time, please let us know.


Krissa A Smith

Director of Insurance Operations and Services
Toll Free 337-233-3663

Krissa A. Smith holds a Bachelor’s degree in Secondary Education from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.  She has been with Northwestern Mutual since 2018 and has since become an Associate Financial Representative.  Her current position, in our practice, is Director of Insurance Operations and Office Management. 


Before transitioning to a career in finance, Krissa was a high school art teacher and home educator.  She is a wife, mother and artist. Born and raised in South Louisiana, she enjoys spending time with her family and cooking Cajun food. Her love for the natural beauty of Louisiana, and Cajun culture, can be found in many of her paintings and art.

Torrey L Broussard

Torrey L Broussard

Investment Operations Assistant
Office 337-233-3663 ext. 1832

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