• Find An Attorney

    Find someone who best fits your needs
  • 1

Find A Professional

Looking for Guidance?

The Central Iowa Academy Of Collaborative Professionals (CIACP) is a consortium of Family Law attorneys who offer a cooperative way to divorce, unlike the traditional adversarial method. The CIACP trains and screens attorneys for membership, and is your best resource in Iowa for finding qualified collaborative lawyers for both you and your spouse. The CIACP is also your best resource in Iowa for finding qualified collaborative professionals such as Child Specialists and Financial Specialists they are available here.

Michele Bjorkgren

Neutral Financial Professional

   515-327-1020 x130     


4801 Westown Parkway, West Des Moines, IA 50266

Michele is a financial advisor with LPL Financial who joined the Compass Financial team in 2002. Michele grew up in Wisconsin and spent her high school years in Waterloo and Cedar Falls. She attended the University of Northern Iowa then moved to Des Moines. From 1991 to 2002, Michele held various positions at Marsh McLennan (formerly KVI) in the group insurance industry. While at Marsh, Michele served on the board for the Insurance Services Association of Iowa.

Michele holds the Series 6, 63, 65, and 7 registrations through LPL Financial and is also a licensed life insurance agent for the state of Iowa. Michele is currently in pursuit of the ChFC Designation (Chartered Financial Consultant).

Today, Michele is a financial advisor who has a special gift of listening well to the true desires of her clients. This gift has enabled her to assist many people through various life transitions with the goal of ultimately helping them fulfill their dreams and goals. Michele lives in Norwalk with her husband Brad, who is head men’s basketball coach at Simpson College. Michele and Brad have two boys; Jacob who lives in Phoenix, AZ and Benjamin who lives in West Des Moines.

A new empty-nester, Michele enjoys crafting, cooking, golf, music and travel, and enjoying her new home. Michele and Brad are becoming more involved with activities and volunteering at Simpson.

Find An Attorney

  • 1