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About Us

John Gotschall, CLU

Coach JG was a rookie 20 years ago in the financial services industry, but heʼs been an MVP for his clients, achieving many accolades while gaining these impressive stats:

  • Opened Coaching Financial Concepts, 1997
  • Life, Health, and Property & Casualty licensee
  • Series 6, 7, and 63 licensee
  • Registered Representative, The Leaders Group, Inc.,1998
  • Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU), 2003
  • Bachelor of Science, Sports Management Northern Illinois University,1992
  • Member of Des Plaines Chamber of Commerce
  • Member of BNI (Business Networking International)
  • Board Member of Small Business Advocacy Council 2015


Nadine Schlagk

With nine years in the financial services industry, Nadine has established herself as an all-star on both offense and defense. Though she has a soft spot for her two dogs, her experience proves her knack for tough plays:

  • Department Manager with Coaching Insurance, LLC since 2012
  • Commercial Lines Specialist, 2012
  • Office Manager at Account Specialist Int’l Inc., 2011-2012
  • State Farm Assistant Office Manager and Agent, 2005-2010
  • Received B.S. from SW Florida College, 2009
  • Received MBA from Westwood College 2015


Jerry Villanueva

As a true hall-of-famer, Jerry has been manning financial service and insurance fields for over 35 years. His extensive knowledge of regulations makes him Coaching Insurance’s star quarterback. Operations Manager for Coaching Insurance, Jerry brings to the field:

  • Series 7, 24, and 63 licensee
  • Account management services to existing clients
  • Management of brokerage accounts for accuracy and compliance with FINRA regulations