Whit Newton

Whit Newton has been a financial advisor with Northwestern Mutual since 2009, specializing in financial planning. He works closely with professionals from various industries that include physicians, dentists, business owners and multiple companies in the Research Triangle Park.

Whit first qualified for membership in the Million Dollar Round Table in 2012 and also in 2013 and 2015. Founded in 1927, the Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT), The Premier Association of Financial Professionals, is an international, independent association of more than 42,000 of the world's leading life insurance and financial services professionals from more than 470 companies in 71 countries.

Also a member of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA), Whit received the NAIFA Quality Award in 2012, 2013, and 2014. This award recognizes the commitment to excellence in service to your clients and your industry.

Whit is a native of Eastern North Carolina, born and raised in Clinton. He attended the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, where he obtained a degree in both Psychology and Management and Society. During his days on campus, he was a member of the Phi Gamma Delta Fraternity.

Whit and his wife, Sarah, a Senior Industry Consultant at SAS, met through best friends while on a trip to the Iron Bowl. The two were married in 2013 in Birmingham, Alabama, where Sarah grew up. They happily reside in Raleigh with their son Henry, and their Goldendoodle, Barclay.

In a free moment, you're likely to find Whit with his family and friends. He enjoys traveling and a good glass of wine. He considers himself a true athlete who exercises religiously and is a regular fixture on the golf course.

As a devoted Christian, Whit is an active participant in The Men's Study through the Finding Purpose Ministry. He is also a long time team member for the Alexander YMCA WeBuildPeople Campaign. Whit relishes being a part of the Raleigh community and giving back.

Whit Newton, CFP®

Wealth Management Advisor


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