About Mid Iowa Group

Our team of Thrivent Financial professionals is comprised of experts in many arenas, but we're all here for one reason: to serve you and your family at every stage of your lives. We can assist younger and mid-career family members as they build retirement savings and acquire insurance to protect loved ones from the financial repercussions of unexpected circumstances. We can help folks nearing, entering or living in retirement as they take steps to ensure they have enough income to support their needs. And we can help those at any stage of life who are ready to map out plans for transferring wealth to the next generation – or generations. In addition, our team members are united in the belief that everything we have is a gift from God. So we're prepared to assist if you want your family's financial plans to reflect commitments to stewardship and generosity.

Iowa Falls Office

Mike Truesdell

Mike Truesdell

FIC, CKA®

Mike lives in Story City with his wife, Sara and three young children. An avid Hawkeyes fan, Mike enjoys coaching youth sports, golfing, boating and spending time with family. Mike also serves on a number of community and county committees, as well as Thrivent leadership boards. As a Certified Kingdom Advisor and Thrivent Financial professional, Mike serves businesses and families by implementing unique strategies and an array of retirement and insurance planning tools.

Title

Financial Advisor

State(s) Licensed
AZ , FL , IA , IL , MI , MN , MO , NC , ND , NE , NV , OH , OK , TN , TX , VA , WI
Location

Iowa Falls & Story City

Website
https://connect.thrivent.com/mike-truesdell
Phone
641-648-2067
    Monica Severson

    Monica Severson

    BFA™

    Monica and her husband, Scott, live in Waverly and have one grown son. Monica directs her passion for bettering her community toward involvement in Waverly Exchange Club, the Bremer County Relay for Life Committee and St Paul’s Lutheran Church and School. She also supports United Way and Friends of the Family and has been a big sister for Big Brothers Big Sisters since 2013. Monica has been with Thrivent for four years and while she serves all three Thrivent locations, her focus is Waverly and the surrounding Cedar Valley membership.

    Title

    Associate

    State(s) Licensed
    IA , MN
    Location

    Waverly

    Website
    https://connect.thrivent.com/monica-severson
    Phone
    319-559-2198
      Aaron Fopma

      Aaron Fopma

      FIC, CDFA®

      After raising five children, Aaron and his wife, Joy, stay busy traveling, volunteering and engaging in their community of Iowa Falls. Aaron is very active in his church and serves as a board member for several service-based non-profit organizations. Aaron has been with Thrivent since August 2018 and currently serves clients in the Iowa Falls, Story City and Waverly areas.

      Title

      Financial Advisor

      State(s) Licensed
      AR Insurance Lic. #18862782 , IA , MI , MN , MO , NE
      Location

      Iowa Falls & Story City

      Website
      https://connect.thrivent.com/aaron-fopma
      Phone
      641-648-2067
        Adam Nederhoff

        Adam Nederhoff

        BFA™

        Adam lives in Iowa Falls with his wife, Michelle, and daughter, Cambry. Adam enjoys running, cycling, golfing, and anything outdoors with Michelle and Cambry. Adam is active in the community serving on several boards and committees. Adam joined Thrivent in June 2022.

        Title

        Financial Advisor

        State(s) Licensed
        AZ , FL , IA , IL , NE , TN
        Location

        Iowa Falls

        Website
        https://connect.thrivent.com/adam-nederhoff
        Phone
        641-648-2067
          Megan Hansen

          Megan Hansen

          Megan lives in Iowa Falls with husband, Andy and their 3 children. She enjoys camping, gardening, cooking, fishing, volunteering, and spending time with her busy family. Megan has been with Thrivent for 13 years. Megan is the Team's Case Manager and has obtained her Life, Health & Annuity License, along with her Series 7 and Series 66 licenses. She handles investment accounts, application processing, brokerage accounts among other areas. Megan is licensed in IA.

          Title

          Practice Supt Associate

          State(s) Licensed
          IA
          Location

          Iowa Falls

          Phone
          641-648-2067
            Amy Beisel

            Amy Beisel

            Amy has been with Thrivent since November 2020 in our Iowa Falls office. She has been blessed with four children and enjoys crocheting, kayaking, hiking and rock hounding on the Iowa River. Amy has her Life and Health Insurance License in Iowa.

            Title

            Licensed Office Professional

            Location

            Iowa Falls

            Phone
            641-648-2067
              Faith Jones

              Faith Jones

              Faith was born and raised in Iowa Falls and went to college at Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids. She graduated in the spring of 2023 with a degree in Hospitality Management. Faith moved back to Iowa Falls with her dog (Max) and cat (Blue). Faith enjoys reading, camping, and time with her family. Faith has been with Thrivent since November 2022. 

              Title

              Office Professional

              Location

              Iowa Falls

              Phone
              641-648-2067
                Amy Emerson

                Amy Emerson

                Amy lives in Story City and has one adult daughter and son-in-law. She cherishes quality time with loved ones—especially visits with her daughter and son-in-law. Amy also loves long walks and working away at her latest craft project. Amy has worked with Thrivent since 1997 and Health and Life licensed. Amy’s areas of expertise are Death Claim Processing, Life Insurance, Health Insurance and Long-Term Care.

                Title

                Insurance Office Professional

                Location

                Story City

                Phone
                515-733-0739
                  Kim Sporleder

                  Kim Sporleder

                  Kim and her husband, Matt, reside in Story City, with their two children. Kim has been with the team for over a year and is the Story City office professional. Kim works to prep all representative files, update membership information and beneficiary changes, manage appointment schedules, and field inquiries from membership.

                  Title

                  Office Professional

                  Location

                  Story City

                  Phone
                  515-733-0739
                    Lisa Alexander

                    Lisa Alexander

                    Lisa lives in Waverly, IA with her family. When not spending time with family, Lisa enjoys reading, traveling and working to rebuild a vintage camper. Lisa volunteers with several non-profit groups specializing in fundraising events. She is the coordinator of a sixth-grade Capstone program and has led several trips to Washington DC. Lisa has been with Thrivent since September 2020.

                    Title

                    Office Professional

                    Location

                    Waverly

                    Phone
                    319-559-2198