Our Experienced Team is here to guide you every step of the way to pursue your Financial Freedom.


Founder & CEO

Meet Steven Kibbel, a seasoned financial professional with over a decade of experience. Specializing in financial planning, Steven is dedicated to helping individuals pursue their unique goals, with a specific focus on guiding Millennials, Gen Z, and those with special needs. Steven is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, recognized as the 'Gold Standard' in Financial Planning. Steven established Kibbel Financial Planning in 2020.

Born and raised in Nashville, TN, Steven values family time with his wife and four children. He finds joy in outdoor activities like hiking and backpacking. Passionate about financial education, Steven has also authored children's books focused on teaching financial literacy.

Brad Meshell

Director of Insurance

Brad Meshell is a highly skilled and experienced insurance specialist with a passion for helping individuals protect their assets and mitigate risk. Within the insurance industry, Brad has developed a deep understanding of various insurance products and coverage options. 

Brad is also an Executive Director of a nonprofit that provides resources for parents with children that are affected by autism. Inspired by his own autistic son, Brad strives to serve others and help an ever growing community with recognition and resources.  Family is his highest priority along with making an impact in the lives of others in need. 

Carmen Boughner

Administrative Consultant

Carmen was born in the Midwest and has called Iowa her home almost her entire life. She has a beautiful daughter who lives a little further away than what mom would like. She is active in her community and enjoys spending time with her family, friends and her three dogs Wrigley, Willson and Ronnie. In her spare time she enjoys being outdoors, fishing, watching baseball and shopping.

Carmen has worked in the financial services industry for eight years. She joined LPL in 2021 to apply her experience working with advisors and enjoys serving clients to meet their financial goals.