Northern Lights Distributors, LLC is a broker-dealer specializing in mutual fund distribution. We help our fund clients navigate the distribution universe by offering a high touch service and collaboration with financial intermediaries and industry partners.


We assist our clients to establish industry partnerships and uncover product distribution and sponsorship opportunities through our network of hundreds of established selling agreements with wire houses, independent broker-dealers, regional broker-dealers, banks and trust companies.


We view our relationship with our clients as a collaborative partnership. We provide introductions to industry experts focused on marketing, public relations, web and media. After understanding your distribution goals and objectives, our strategic relationship team will help you develop a customized action plan.

Meet the Team

Executive Team

Mike Nielsen
Chief Compliance Officer

Strategic Relationships Team

Jaclyn Peal
AVP, Strategic Relationships
Greg Vignoli
Senior Relationship Manager
Flavia Samper
Director, Senior Relationship Manager

Compliance Team

Gary Danahy
Compliance Program Director
Janelle Hardy
VP, Compliance
Chris Wendt
Compliance Specialist

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Advisor Knowlege Center

Four Cornerstones of Distribution

Competitive Edge Marketing Resources Distribution Activity Distribution Planning

Northern Lights Distributors, LLC is focused on helping investment advisors navigate the complexities of mutual fund distribution. The Advisor Knowledge Center is our firm’s value-added offering to provide meaningful insight that may impact sales growth. It is designed to follow the Cornerstones of Distribution framework for developing distribution strategies.

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