Caleb Frye

(620) 793-9999

Originally from Moundridge, KS, Caleb graduated from Fort Hays State University in May of 2021 with a bachelor’s degree in Finance, with a concentration in Financial Planning.  Since his graduation, Caleb has worked hard to earn his Series 7, Series 66, and KS Life and Health Insurance licenses, and is an active part of your advisory team at Life Planning Solutions.

During his time at Fort Hays State, Caleb held leadership positions involving finance and event planning in multiple student organizations, along with gaining professional experience in accounting and the financial services industry through internship opportunities.

Caleb lives in Hoisington, KS, along with his fiancee Alyssa and their two cats and one dog.  In his spare time, Caleb enjoys traveling, going to the gym, and golfing.

Jason Brotsky

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Serving clients in Central and Western Kansas since 2002, Jason works hand-in-hand with the Life Planning Solutions team to help our clients solve their problems through Portfolio Management and Financial Planning driven advice.

In recent years, Jason has also led a firm initiative to proactively partner with experienced legacy advisors in our communities to develop succession and continuity plans for the advisor and for his/her respective clients.  He has experience in dealing with many different types of succession plans, and provides some unique resources to the legacy advisor in need of a continuity plan. 

In his spare time, Jason enjoys chasing his two children wherever their curiosities may lead them, as well as mountain biking, skiing, golfing, fly fishing, and spending time with friends and family.

Clayton Shearer CFP®


Originally from the Manhattan, KS area, Clayton graduated from Kansas State University in 2006 with a Bachelor's degree in Personal Financial Planning, and earned the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional designation in 2010.  

Clayton has a heart of giving, and a passion for being a mentor to young professionals.  Whether it involves speaking with soon-to-be graduates at his alma mater or donating his time to a local non-profit organization, Clayton puts his financial education to work in his community whenever possible.

When Clayton is not donating his time, he loves spending time with his wife Maggie and his two young daughters.  Clayton also enjoys skiing, working on cars, scaling mountains, brewing beer, and playing with his two dogs.

Janis Dimick

Client Service Coordinator
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Janis graduated from the University of South Dakota at Springfield.  Prior to joining Shirley Flick and Life Planning Solutions in 2006, she worked for many years in the automobile dealership industry.

Janis and her husband Scott were both born and raised in South Dakota, but now call Kansas home.  In her spare time, she enjoys listening to music, crocheting, reading, and traveling with her husband.

Shirley J. Flick

Founder/Non-Licensed Consultant
(620) 793-9999

Shirley is our founder and was an advisor in the financial services industry for over 20 years before transitioning into a non-licensed consulting role for the Life Planning Solutions team on 1/1/22. 

During her advisory career, Shirley earned her certification to become a Certified Financial Planner professional through the College for Financial Planning in 2006, and continues to be a mentor to our young professionals pursuing similar goals.  Prior to her career as an advisor, Shirley proudly served the Great Bend community as an educator at the Great Bend Middle School.

Shirley lives in Great Bend, KS with her husband, Doug, and their fur babies.  In her time outside of the office, she loves to garden, raise Koi fish, and spend time with her family and grandchildren.