My Team

As a Financial Representative for the Northwestern Mutual Financial Network, Luke is committed to helping his clients whether they are concerned for their own financial needs or those of their family or business. Luke doesn't do it alone. Here you will find a listing of the people who help make it happen.

Together, we stand committed to providing the best customer service possible. If you have a problem or need assistance at any time, please let us know.

Brian Kelly Burg

Brian Kelly Burg, CLU®, RICP®

Office 605-323-6618

Brian has been with Northwestern Mutual for over 15 years and serves as my financial planning associate.  In this role Brian helps me deliver financial security to my clients by developing personalized financial plans based on my client's specific goals.  Brian also consults with me to provide investment product solutions as part of our long-term strategy which is consistent with the goals outlined in the plan.  Brian has a degree in Satellite Communications from Mitchell Technical Institute and holds the Chartered Life Underwriter, Retirement Income Certified Professional designations. He holds the Series 6,7,9,10,63 and 66 and is fully licensed in life, health and disability insurance.  He currently resides in Sioux Falls with his wife Christine and four daughters.

Brooke Hessel

Brooke Hessel

Associate Financial Representative
Office 605-348-2085

Brooke Hessel was raised here in Rapid City and calls the Black Hills her home. She attended Headlines Academy and obtained a Cosmetology Degree. She has dedicated the last 7 years working in Salons and Spas. She recently joined my team here at Northwestern Mutual as Director of Client Services and Operations. She is eager to dedicate her time and experience to helping create longevity in the relationships with our clients . Some of her roles include assisting with all phases of implementation with both our life insurance and investment products. Brooke is continuously familiarizing herself with our client's and their personal needs as well as the products we offer. This allows her to assist with questions regarding billing accounts, current values, policy updates, and other customer service needs. Brooke is also a mother to a five year old boy, Linus. In her free time she loves to be outdoors. Her hobbies include paddle boarding, rock climbing, gardening or hiking around the Black Hills. When she's not spending time outdoors or chasing around Linus, you can find her in a book or practicing piano.



Lucas Alan Pulscher, CLTC®, RICP®, WMCP®

Financial Advisor


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