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March 05
​Omaha’s Shane Jacobsen joins Alliant’s Employee Benefits Group

Longtime Nebraska benefits specialist brings strength in healthcare financing, group disability, and data analytics

NEWPORT BEACH, CA — Omaha, NE-based benefits consultant Shane Jacobsen is bringing his diverse background in finance, data, and strategic planning to the Employee Benefits Group of Alliant. Jacobsen’s arrival will expand Alliant’s benefits footprint in Nebraska, providing clients with solutions that help them manage risks, drive down claims, and boost organizational productivity.

“Shane combines strong technical expertise with the ability to creatively identify new opportunities to increase profitability,” said Kevin Overbey, Senior Executive Vice President and Senior Managing Director, Alliant Employee Benefits. “His longstanding track record of results has made him one of Nebraska’s most innovative and results-driven benefits consultants; he will add considerable expertise to our team within this region.”

With more than 20 years of benefits experience, Jacobsen has extensive expertise in healthcare financing and group disability coverage, deploying strategies that help clients from a range of industries improve their healthcare platforms and empower their employees. Jacobsen also has experience using sophisticated data analytics to preemptively identify large claims before they occur.

Prior to joining Alliant, Jacobsen was Vice President within the Omaha office of a national insurance brokerage and employee benefits consulting firm where he created and oversaw the firm’s Clinical Nurse Advocate program and serviced a large portfolio of benefits clients.

Jacobsen earned his bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Nebraska at Omaha. He can be reached at (402) 306-5008 or at Shane.Jacobsen@alliant.com.