Scott began his career in financial services at Northwestern Mutual in 1992. He focuses on supporting successful businesses, corporate executives and other high net worth individuals to achieve their individual goals and objectives. Scott and his team offer a unique approach to the financial management process through an integration of five key components to comprehensive financial planning: risk management, investment strategies, estate planning, retirement income planning and business planning. In addition, Scott and his team have extensive experience understanding and dealing with the complexities of foreign national planning and underwriting.  He can uniquely access the financial strength of Northwestern Mutual, as well as, many other highly rated carriers.

Originally from Colorado, Scott obtained his undergraduate degree from Boston College. After graduating, Scott taught finance and accounting at a college in Belize as a a member of the Jesuit International Volunteers (JIV). Scott has been consistently recognized as one of Northwestern Mutual's top financial advisors in the United States. Some of Scott’s other accomplishments include being a member of the Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT) honor roll and qualifying for the Top of the Table, which is the top 1% of all financial services professionals. Scott often speaks to law firms, accounting firms, and other financial services offices throughout the United States

He served as president of NAIFA San Diego which is an organization for financial professionals. Scott was also selected as San Diego Metropolitan Magazine's "40 under 40" recipient recognizing community leaders. Scott was the past Chair of the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego, YMCA Nation Chief, and has been involved with raising funds for Boston College, The Nativity School, Scripps Hospital, Children's Hospital, and Bridge of Hope.

Associations and Memberships

National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA, San Diego) - Past President and Past Vice President of Government Relations

NAIFA is a national nonprofit organization representing the interests of more than 70,000 insurance and financial advisors nationwide, through its federation of over 900 state and local associations. Founded in 1890, NAIFA is the nation's largest financial services membership association.


Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT), Top of the Table - Member

MDRT is the premiere association of financial professionals. MDRT status designation is granted for one year and members must apply every year to continue their affiliation with the MDRT. Founded in 1927, MDRT provides its members with resources to improve their technical knowledge, sales and client service while maintaining a culture of high ethical standards.



Entrepreneurs Organization (EO) - Member

EO is an organization for entrepreneurs only and has a global network of more than 8,000 business owners in 40 countries. Founded in 1987 by a group of young entrepreneurs, EO is the catalyst that enables entrepreneurs to learn and grow from each other, leading to greater business success and an enriched personal life. Membership in one of EO’s 120 chapters is by invitation only.

Scott E Ashline, CLU®, ChFC®

Wealth Management Advisor


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