Dae Yoon joined Northwestern Mutual as a Financial Advisor in 2006 after graduating from UMBC with a Bachelor of Science degree in Financial Economics.  He flourished quickly and was named the Northwestern Mutual – Maryland “Rookie of the Year” in 2007. As Dae's career progressed his passion for meeting new people and helping them achieve their financial goals grew. Dae enjoys working with successful business owners and professionals by helping them put together a financial plan that focuses on creating a legacy and achieving financial security.

Dae has successfully built his practice by focusing on holistic planning, and specializes in working with business owners, medical professionals, legal professionals, and CPAs. Throughout his career he has achieved many accolades, including being named Northwestern Mutual East Coast Platinum Awards Leader in 2010 and a “Rising Star” by Baltimore's Living Classrooms Foundation in 2014.  Dae is very active in his community and within the financial industry. He has served on the board of the Korean Asociation of Maryland. He is a member of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA) and has been awarded the NAIFA Quality Award every year between 2011 and 2015. 

Dae resides in Ellicott City with his wife Saejin and their three children; Tyson, Alliyah, and Hailey. Dae and his wife share a passion for good food, and enjoy spending time with friends and family.

Associations and Memberships

Dae currently has memberships or Associations with the following organizations:

  • Past Korean Association of Maryland-Board
  • Past Vice-President, Howard County Korean American Association
  • National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors
  • Baltimore Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors
  • Million Dollar Round Table
  • Living Classrooms Foundation


Dae is a graduate of University of Maryland Baltimore County with a Bachelor's Degree (BS) in Financial Economics.

  • Certificate in Financial Planning from Georgetown University - Sep 2018

Awards and Recognition

  • Northwestern Mutual 2010 Eastern Regional Platinam Leader
  • Maryland Northwestern Mutual Rookie of the Year 2007
  • National Top 100 New Clients 2011
  • Million Dollar Round Table: 2010-2015
  • National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors:National Quality Award Winner 2010
  • 2014 Baltimore Rising Star Award from Living Classrooms Foundation

Years of Experience

Representing Northwestern Mutual since 2006.

Awards and Recognition


Million Dollar Round Table Qualifying Member 2010-2015

MDRT is the premier association of financial professionals. MDRT status designation is granted for one year and members must apply every year to continue their affiliation with the MDRT


National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors Quality Award 2011-2015

Award recognizing commitment to excellence in service to clients and industry


National Quality Award 2010

Award recognizing persistency and performance


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