Mitchell C Barnes, CLU®, ChFC®, CAP®
Wealth Management Advisor

Barnes Young Wealth Management


Mitch Barnes has been part of the financial services industry since 1987, spending that entire time with Northwestern Mutual. He is a graduate of the University of North Carolina.  He holds the CLU®, ChFC® and CAP® designations.

Awards and Recognition

  • Million Dollar Round Table Qualifying/Life Member: 1993, 1999, 2001-2006, 2008-2009, 2011-2013
  • Million Dollar Round Table Life Member: 2000, 2007, 2010, 2014-2015
  • Million Dollar Round Table Qualifying Member: 1991-1992, 1994-1998 
  • National Quality Award: 1989, 1991-2009
  • NAIFA Quality Award: 2012-2015
  • National Sales Achievement Award: 1989-1999 
  • Attracting Quality Associates (AQA): 1995
  • Most Exceptional Volunteer Community Service Award: 2007
  • Northwestern Mutual Community Service Award "Outstanding Volunteer": 2003, 2011, 2016

Million Dollar Round Table

Founded in 1927, the Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT), The Premier Association of Financial Professionals, is an international, independent association of nearly 38,000 of the world's leading life insurance and financial services professionals from more than 450 companies sin 79 countries. 

National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors

Mitch is also a member of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA). Funded in 1890 as The National Association of Life Underwriters (NALU), NAIFA is one of the nation's oldest and largest associations representing the interests of insurance professionals from every Congressional district in the United States. NAIFA members assist consumers by focusing their practices on one or more of the following: life insurance and annuities, health insurance and employee benefits, multi-line, and financial advising and investments. NAIFA's mission is to advocate for a positive legislative and regulatory environment, enhance business and professional skills, and promote the ethical conduct of its members. 


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