Our Mission is to give seniors hope and financial security through quality work and innovative long-term care solutions.

Our Vision is to change the way seniors and their families access and qualify for public benefit assistance programs.

We aim to help citizens of the community find the best financial option available for long-term healthcare needs. The firm uses innovative approaches to help seniors qualify for public benefit assistance to assist in lowering the cost of long-term care. Our additional specializations include: Medicare insurance, end-of-life planning, and pre-need funeral planning.

Evan Jackson

Evan Jackson, DC, CMP


Evan is our Certified Medicaid Planner and a Licensed Health and Life Insurance Agent. He’s an Iowa native from Rockwell City. He received his Bachelor’s degree from Simpson College. While pursuing his Doctorate, Evan began building Iowa Senior Planning with its founder, Landon Sandberg. After completing his Doctorate, Evan took over operations full time. In his free time, he enjoys golfing, playing guitar and piano, and writing.


Landon Sandberg, JD

Executive Vice President, Founder

Landon founded Iowa Senior Planning in 2013.

Landon earned his Juris Doctorate from Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. He specializes in Medicaid planning, both pre-planning and crisis. Landon is also a V.A. Accredited Attorney.

Luann Sechrist

Luann Sechrist

Account Manager

Luann is the direct line between contracted facilities and our team. Her background as a Certified Medical Coder and Biller gives her unique insight into the daily financial operations of facilities. Luann is the first point of contact for all new clients referred from facilities. She organizes initial intake information and sets up new clients' consultations and follow-up appointments. Luann is from Stuart, Iowa, and she happily spends most of her free time attending her three children's sporting events. 

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Meryl Hiler, OD

Case Manager

Meryl is our case manager for Northwest Iowa. She received her Doctorate of Optometry from Indiana University before moving home to the family farm near Rockwell City, IA. Her background as a medical professional along with personal experiences from managing her husband’s chronic condition has led to a passion for patient advocacy. Meryl and her husband have 3 young daughters. She enjoys volunteering in the elementary school and spending time outdoors with her family. 

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Brittany Betzer, MA

Marketing Manager

Brittany joined us after finishing her masters' degree in Rhetoric, Composition, and Professional Communication at Iowa State University. Her focus is on getting our name out there by designing advertisements, managing our social media, and updating our website. Her hobbies include hiking and photography.

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