Jamie Newberry Houston, CFP®, CLU®, CLTC®

Financial Advisor

My Team

I take customer service very seriously. So does my staff. Together, we are committed to providing exceptional customer service to all of our clients.

If you would like to schedule an appointment or request any other service, please let us know. We will respond promptly.


Amber L Gholson

Associate Financial Representative
Office 702-734-4422

Amber was born and raised in San Diego, California. She relocated to Las Vegas in January of 2018, and welcomed her son Braxton in July of 2018. She received her cosmetology license in 2014 and also attended San Diego Mesa College, where she took business classes.

Amber joined Northwestern Mutual in the winter of 2016 as a front desk receptionist and support Sales Execution Team member for new advisors in La Jolla. She is proud to now be an Assistant Financial Representative to Jamie Houston.

In her free time, Amber enjoys spending time with her son, watching the Golden Knights, movies, baking, concerts, bowling, and spending time outdoors with her dog, Parker.

She holds her Life and Health license in the state of Nevada.

Amber can assist you with:


  • Prepare and process applications
  • Communication during underwriting process
  • Transmission of all documents and requirements during underwriting
  • Scheduling insurance medical examinations

Policy Owner Services:

  • Scheduling appointments for annual financial planning reviews
  • Update banking, beneficiary and address information on insurance
  • Facilitate premium payments and policy loans
  • Coordinate insurance operations and account services
  • Assisting with online self services offered by Northwestern Mutual
Angela Reyes

Angela Reyes

Policyowner Service Coordinator

Angela started at Northwestern Mutual as an operations and human resources intern in January, 2015.  Upon graduating from the University of Southern California with a bachelors in communication and a minor in business administration, she joined the Northwestern Mutual Los Angeles office full time in May, 2016. 

As an avid sports fan, Angela loves watching USC football and her hometown teams, the Chargers and the Padres.  In the off-season, salsa and east-coast dancing and attending Paul McCartney concerts are some of her other hobbies.

How can Angela assist you:

  • Answering questions regarding existing policies

  • Update account information for existing accounts

  • Sending client forms to make updates and/or changes

  • Coordinating with home office for efficient client form processing


Matthew Dinh Mac

Operations Associate
Office 213-412-2897

How Matthew internally assists us in serving you:

  • Answering questions regarding existing accounts
  • Coordinating with corporate office for efficient transaction and form processing 

Kimaada Kiongozi

Financial Planning Associate
Office 213-243-7000

Kimaada began at Northwestern Mutual in May of 2017 as Financial Representative Intern. After an insightful year, she transitioned into a full-time role on the NMIS operations team. With both operations experience and a Bachelor’s from the University of Southern California, she now serves as a Financial Planning Associate.

Interests outside of the office include health and wellness. Although she is a frequent attendee at the local Gym, you will also often find her head in a good book!


Joseph Byun

Joseph Byun

Financial Planning Specialist
Office 213-243-7032

Joseph started at Northwestern Mutual as Investment Operations Assistant in October of 2014. He brings 4 years of investment operations experience along with the current Financial Planning Services role. Joseph is a graduate of California State Long Beach with a bachelors in Finance Investments  and has more than 8 years in the industry.

Joseph has many interests such as being an avid movie watcher, competitive e-sports player, competition rifle shooting and pet shelter volunteer.

How Joseph internally assists us in serving you:

  • Compiling financial plans and coordinating data with software
  • Preparing investment applications and proposals
  • Recommending investment selections for accounts
  • Researching complex planning issues with home office experts and attorneys
  • Preparing documents for annual reviews

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