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About Unified Employee Benefits

Our mission...

is to help companies like yours provide opportunities for employees to protect themselves with the information, products and value that give true peace of mind. We strive to find the best voluntary insurance products at low cost to your employees, so they can design their benefits to suit their individual needs, all at no additional cost to their employer.

Our reputation is built on the service and value we provide to our clients. Our team will meet one-on-one with each of your employees to explain the products and enroll them in their desired programs. Should the need for a claim arise, we will personally handle each employee's case and help guide them through the process.

Unified Employee Benefits enjoys representing top-rated carriers, including: Transamerica, Assurity, Allstate, Aflac, Unum and others.

Katie Leininger

Katie Leininger,

Sales Coordinator
(402) 904-3026

Katie is a University of Nebraska at Kearney graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science and Management and is a southeast Nebraska native. She has started her insurance career at the beginning of 2013. Katie is a licensed life and health insurance producer instrumental in new sales implementation, re-enrollments, carrier contracting and marketing. She enjoys assisting others so that the team can achieve success.

Katie and her husband have twin boys, Kade and Cole, and are active in the Seward community. They are also members of the St. John Lutheran Church in Seward. Katie enjoys spending time with her family, boating, playing sports and exercising.

Luke Magdanz

Luke Magdanz,

Account Executive
(402) 904-3040

Luke earned his Bachelor of Arts degree with a double major in Psychology and Sociology from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 2006. He joined the UEB team in 2013, with more than five years of insurance experience as a Career Associate with American Family Life Assurance Company of Columbus (AFLAC).

Luke has been married since 2010 to his high school sweetheart Kylie. They have a 2-year old daughter named Kira. Luke enjoys camping, fishing, skiing, backpacking and spending time with his family and friends. Luke and Kylie are members of Sheridan Lutheran Church in Lincoln.

Rick Loos

Rick Loos,

Regional Account Executive
(308) 340-4640

Rick has been in the insurance industry for 14 years. The first f ive years he was an independent property and casualty, life and health agent for two agencies in western Nebraska. He joined American Family Life Assurance of Columbus (Aflac) in 2004. He has held several positions since joining Aflac, Special Projects Manager, Certified Case Manager, District Account Manager, and District Sales Manager. He joined Unified Employee Benefits in 2013 and is a licensed Life, and Health agent.

Rick and his wife, Nina, have three children- Whitney is the youngest and is a freshman at Hastings College majoring in Vocal Performance. Their two older children are both married and have two children. Rick and his family are members of Memorial United Methodist church in McCook Ne. Rick enjoys spending time with his family, especially his grand-children, playing disc golf, fishing, and photography.

Sophie Norman

Sophie Norman,

Regional Account Executive
(402) 904-3028

Sophie is a native Lincolnite and graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln with a degree in finance and economics. Sophie is a licensed life and health insurance provider specializing in working with businesses across the state to provide a mix of supplemental benefits uniquely designed to fit employee needs. Sophie enjoys reading, working out, traveling and spending time with family and six(!) siblings. She is an active member of Delta Gamma Sorority’s alumnae leadership group and a team member at Pure Barre’s Lincoln studio.

Nikki Johnson

Nikki Johnson,

Claims Support Team
(402) 904-3038

Nikki grew up in Grand Island, NE and moved to Lincoln in 2011. She began working at Unified Employee Benefits in July 2016. Nikki has worked in the insurance field of some type the majority of her time since graduating high school. She has dealt with everything from auto insurance to major medical insurance and now supplemental insurance. Prior to working at UEB Nikki was doing medical billing for a local cancer center.

Nikki serves as the main point of contact for claims questions & claims filing. She enjoys getting to know our clients on a more personal level and providing them with the best service possible. Nikki has a wonderful little girl & a fantastic financee. They live happily here in Lincoln. Nikki enjoys spending time outdoors, riding the Harley, working out, spending time with her family and traveling when she can.

Laura Bartz

Laura Bartz,

Administrative Assistant
(402) 904-3034

Laura is a University of Nebraska at Lincoln graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree in Family Science and Nutrition. She started her insurance career with Unified Employee Benefits in Fall of 2016. Laura handles new business and new business processing at UEB. Laura and her husband, Steven, enjoy traveling, golfing, and spending time with friends and family.