Benjamin Paul Richard, CLU®, ChFC®

Financial Representative

My Team

When you became my client, you placed your trust in me to help make your vision a reality. I honor that trust with the help of my dedicated support staff. Together, we make a strong commitment to client service. If at any time you have a question, concern or need, please let us know.


Krissa A Smith

Director of Insurance Operations and Services
Office 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 passed the Series 103 to become an associate agent.  Her current position, in our office, is Director of Insurance Operations and Services.  


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 can be found in many of her paintings and art.


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