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Marlene Windmiller, Esq.

Sr. Business Development Director


Marlene Windmiller joined ARI Financial Group in 2014 and is responsible for domestic and international business development. Using her deep multifaceted professional experience in insurance, finance and law, Marlene develops customized planning solutions and strategies on behalf of her clients. She recently obtained her Surplus Line license and is a member of the President’s Council.


Additionally, she is a member of Leaders Club, and has been awarded the Christopher Ferrara Memorial New Agent of the Year.


Prior to joining ARI Financial, Marlene was the co-founder and principal of Klein Windmiller, LLC, a boutique legal consulting and recruiting firm specializing in global attorney placement. Her clients included international law firms, banks, hedge funds and Fortune 500 corporations.


After graduating from law school, Marlene practiced bankruptcy law. She has also been a career columnist for the New York Law Journal and served as a panelist at various law schools and New York City Bar Association career seminars.


Marlene graduated magna cum laude from the State University of New York at Albany with a bachelor’s degree in political science and English. She earned her Juris Doctor degree from Union University at Albany Law School and is admitted to the New York State Bar.


Watch the full video of Marlene’s New Agent of the Year Award Acceptance speech:



2015-2016, 2020 and 2022

President's Council Qualifier

2015-2016, 2020 and 2022

Executive Club Qualifier

2015-2016 and 2020-2024

Leader's Club Qualifier


New Agent of the Year


Top 10 Life Premiums Award