John  Byczek
Mr. John A. Byczek
Northwestern Mutual - North Tampa District Office
Managing Director
John Byczek, serves as the Managing Director at Northwestern Mutual – North Tampa District Office. He contracted with Northwestern Mutual in 1998 and has been in a Managing Director role since 2008.

He has over 18 years’ experience specializing in developing financial strategies for businesses and individuals, executive compensation and benefits packages, and estate planning. While leading and overseeing the daily operations of 15 Financial Representatives.

Mr. Byczek is actively involved in various civic and charitable organizations that support our city, state and national politics. He is on the Board of Directors of the Greater Tampa Bay Chamber of Commerce, Tampa General Hospital’s Planned Giving Committee, Friday Roundtable, Tampa Bay Professional Alliance [Businesswise], CEO Council of Tampa Bay, Foundation of Caring – Florida Medical Center, Gold Shield, Pilot Bank Executive Forum, and the Tampa Bay Sports Commission.

He served 27 years in the US Army both active duty and reserve. He supported Operation ENDURING FREEDOM and was awarded the Bronze Star Medal. He was appointed by Governor Jeb Bush to the Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority in April 2004 until January 2012. He also served 3 years on the Audit and Finance Committee.

Mr. Byczek originally hails from Atlanta, Georgia and has lived in Tampa since 1997. He and his wife Jene are enjoying 27 years of marriage. They have a son and daughter [twins] that are 33 years old, and two grandchildren. He enjoys sports and attending the local major league games. He and Jene are active members of Idelwild Baptist Church and enjoy participating in local and international mission projects with the church.