About Unified Employee Benefits
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.
Regional Account Executive
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
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
Regional Account Executive
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.
Danielle is originally from Walton, Nebraska and attended Southeast Community College in the medical assisting program. She worked for 16 years in a busy pediatric clinic in Lincoln assisting the doctors in caring for their patients. She joined the team here at Unified Employee Benefits in March 2019 She is also licensed as a life and health provider. Danielle has been married to her husband JR for 17 years and has three children. In her free time, she enjoys spending time at the barn and riding horses with the two daughters.
Shayna is originally from North Platte, Nebraska, and a University of Nebraska graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology. She started her insurance career with Unified Employee Benefits in the Spring of 2019. Shayna handles client relations and new business processing at UEB. She spends most of her weekends waitressing at a local restaurant here in Lincoln. Shayna is the middle child of 5 girls! She’s also a proud cat mom, and enjoys running outdoors, skiing, true crime stories, and Facetiming with her family.
Skyler is originally from Crete, Nebraska, and attended Doane University for an art degree. She is a licensed life and health insurance provider and started her career in the insurance industry in January of 2018. She specializes in servicing current clients and policyholders. Skyler coaches a competitive softball team in her spare time, has two dogs who she adores, and loves spending time with her family and friends. Fun fact: Skyler has an identical twin sister!
Director of Sales
Ian grew up in Fairbury, Nebraska where he graduated as a Fairbury Jeff. He began his journey in the insurance industry in 2015 working for State Farm. He joined Unified Employee Benefits in August of 2019 to help develop new business relationships. He holds a life, health, property and casualty insurance license. Ian also has an Associate’s degree and Bachelor’s degree in business administration. In his leisure time, Ian enjoys working out, riding bikes, camping, and going to movies. He is also the chairman of a nonprofit organization in Lincoln, Nebraska.
Jacob is originally from Fairbury, NE and an alumnus of The University of Nebraska at Kearney, where he studied Exercise Science and Recreation. In college, Jacob gained sales and customer service experience at Verizon Wireless as a Solutions Specialist and as a Certified Personal Trainer. Jacob prides himself in good customer rapport and the ability to find a solution to any problem. For fun, Jacob enjoys working out, playing with his German Shepard, Lennox, and spending time with family and friends.