Cheyenne Leigh Svihla

Cheyenne Leigh Svihla

Financial Advisor

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Cheyenne joined the South Hills Office in 2016 after graduating from Slippery Rock University. She is originally from Burgettstown, PA but is now residing in Bridgeville, PA.

Cheyenne works with young families and up-and-coming young professionals. Cheyenne spends much of her free time being proactive in expanding her knowledge and increasing her professional network with reliable, successful individuals like herself. As of part of the South Hills leadership team, she enjoys the the opportunity to mentor and development college interns.

In her spare time, Cheyenne enjoys spending time with her family in Burgettstown, friends, and her beloved cat.

 Christopher James Pfanstiel

Christopher James Pfanstiel, CLU®, ChFC®, CFP®

Wealth Management Advisor

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Chris Pfanstiel started his career with Northwestern Mutual as a sophomore at Washington and Jefferson College.  Chris graduated in 2009 with a Bachelor’s in Business Administration, transitioned into a full-time role with Northwestern, and has since built a career with the company as a Wealth Management Advisor.  Chris works with numerous professionals from consultants to lawyers, but he specializes in physicians and business owners. 

Chris earned his CLU® designation in May of 2012, his ChFC® in December of 2012, his CLTC designation in October of 2013, and most recently his CFP® certification in December of 2014.  In addition to these designations, Chris holds his Series 7 and 66, as well as his Life, Accident and Health license in 21 states.

In his spare time, Chris enjoys spending time with his girlfriend, Tina, and their rescued pitbull Squiggy Smalls, who recently beat cancer at 11 years old!  He also serves on the board at Animal Friends in the North Hills of Pittsburgh.  Additionally, Chris serves on the Parish Council at the Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Church as Financial Secretary, he serves on the board of the Alpha Tau Omega chapter at W&J, and is a member of the Masons of Dallas Lodge 231.


Emma Gray

Emma joined Northwestern Mutual as a junior at Duquesne University.  Most recently, she began her full-time career as a member of Chris Pfanstiel’s team upon graduation in December, 2017, with a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance.  Emma has obtained her LAH and Series 7 licenses and currently resides in the South Hills of Pittsburgh, where she grew up.  In her free time, she enjoys music, cooking, and spending time with her family, friends, boyfriend, and her chocolate lab, Bella.

 Erin Kathryn Geahry

Erin Kathryn Geahry

Financial Representative

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