Paul S Montello, CLU®, ChFC®, CLTC®, RICP®

Managing Director

  • Office 913-215-9202
  • Mobile 913-269-0129

Network of Specialists

Through Northwestern Mutual, I have access to a Network of Specialists. We help each other, share ideas and common values, and leverage each other's talents to help you achieve your personal dream of financial security.

Jim Curtis Howard

Jim Curtis Howard

Employee Benefit Specialist
Our Employee Benefit Specialist prepares a comprehensive analysis of a client’s employee benefits program, and then designs a program to meet the unique needs of that company.

After graduation from Stetson University with a degree in Marketing, Jim played two years of professional baseball in the New York Mets organization. He then started his Insurance career with American United Life (now One America). After six years of selling Employee Benefits for AUL (including Life, Health, Dental, and Pension plans), Jim moved on to The Hartford where he was employed for eighteen years as a Sales Rep, also selling employee benefits. Prior to joining RPS Benefits, Inc., he managed the CIGNA Group Insurance Office in Overland Park, KS.

Jim was born and raised in Indianapolis, IN. He is married and has two children. In his spare time, Jim enjoys flying, as he is a licensed Cessna aircraft pilot


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