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318 S. Main Street, Butler, PA 16001
Heritage Square Professional Building, Suite 250, 7031 Crider Road, Mars, PA 16046
2400 Ansys Drive, Suite 102, Canonsburg, PA 15317
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Jean Aldrich
Legal Assistant

Jean is the legal assistant working within the firm's estate administration team. Jean meets with families, executors and/or administrators of decedents' estates and assist him/her from the beginning of the administration of their loved one's estate through the finalization of the estate which includes Petition for Letters Testamentary or Letters of Administration, legal notices, preparation of inheritance tax return and inventory documents and correspondences required on each estate.

Outside of the office Jean works alongside her husband, Larry, who pastors the New Life Community Chapel in Van, PA as the organist / pianist. Jean is also the Director of the the Missionary Program, and supports many church functions. She also enjoys mowing the lawn and yard work and taking walks with her granddaughter.

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Megan Gayhart
Client Service Coordinator

Megan is a Client Service Coordinator for Heritage Elder Law and Estate Planning, LLC. Assisting Christine with answering the phone and greeting clients, you will often see or speak with her. She enjoys answering the phone and ensuring that the needs of clients are met and exceeded. Megan comes to us with many years experience in customer service and the skills to match.

Outside of the office, Megan enjoys spending time with her family, especially her daughter, Riley. Together they enjoy watching movies, listening to music, and going to a wide variety of concerts.

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Becky Andrews
Benefits Associate

Becky is the Benefits Associate at Heritage Elder Law & Estate Planning. Her main focus is assisting clients through the Medicaid qualification process and assisting all aspects of the application process.

Becky graduated from Point Park University in 1998 with a Bachelor of Science in Business Management. She worked in the Brokerage Industry for over a decade. Becky is a recent graduate from the Duquesne University School of Law with a Paralegal Certificate.

Outside of the office she enjoys spending time with her three children, traveling, and volunteering with her youngest's Brownie Troop.

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Sarah Black
Benefits Associate

Sarah is a Benefits Associate at Heritage Elder Law & Estate Planning. She assists clients with every step of the Medicaid qualification and application process. Sarah also aides veterans with Veterans Benefits applications by ensuring applicants are efficiently processed through the VA system and that applications are filed in a timely manner.

Sarah is a graduate of Clarion University of Pennsylvania, receiving a Bachelor of Arts in History. Outside of the office, Sarah enjoys reading, watching films, and camping.

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Janis Powell
Client Services Coordinator

Janis is a Client Service Coordinator for Heritage Elder Law and Estate Planning. She, along with Christine and Megan, is the voice you hear when you call our office. She is committed to being efficient, reliable and making your experience with Heritage pleasant.

Janis is a graduate of Slippery Rock University and Geneva College receiving a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Resource Management. Janis’ background includes being the Director of an international non-profit children’s home, a special events coordinator and an executive assistant to senior level executives.

Out of the office, Janis enjoys spending time with her children, family and friends, traveling with her husband, reading, watching movies and loving her 11 grandchildren.

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Leigh Black
Marketing Coordinator

Leigh Black has been working in the field of Graphic Design and Customer Relations for almost 20 years. She enjoys providing creativity and good old fashioned customer service to her clients. One of her specialties is forming and maintaining business relationships with prompt response and a caring nature. Leigh also designs marketing materials for Heritage, creating effective tools for helping meet the needs of our clients and their families.

Leigh spends her free time with her husband, watching their two daughters play softball and basketball, and also watching their dance and piano recitals. When Leigh isn't busy running her daughters to and from practices, she enjoys the peace and quiet of living on their 30 acre property in the middle of the woods!

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Steffanie Sell
Community Liaison

Steffanie Sell is a member of our Marketing Team at Heritage, where she fulfills her role as a Community Liaison.  Much of her time is spent out in the community, sharing who Heritage is, building relationships, and scheduling workshops and events where our attorneys educate seniors on how to prepare for their future. 

Steffanie received her degree in Speech Communication from Clarion University of Pennsylvania.  Her previous experience in the dental, medical, and non-profit fields all have prepared her for the role she now plays at Heritage. 

Outside of the office, Steffanie enjoys camping, being outdoors, singing, cooking and watching her four children perform in their many activities.

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Heide Engel
Medicaid Benefits Assistant

Heide Engel is the Medicaid Benefits Assistant at Heritage Elder Law & Estate Planning, LLC. Heide earned a Bachelor's degree in English Writing from the University of Pittsburgh and had worked at UPMC as a Research Compliance Coordinator. She recently obtained her Paralegal Certificate from Duquesne University. Heide has devoted herself to raising her two sons, as caretaker for her father-in-law, and volunteering in the community. Heide enjoys spending time with family and friends, excursions in the great outdoors, gardening, and obtaining vintage books and collectibles. She looks forward to assisting the clients at Heritage Elder Law.

Heritage Elder Law & Estate Planning, LLC. (located in Butler, Pennsylvania) is a full service Pennsylvania Estate Planning Law Firm. Heritage Law focuses on fundamental estate planning, Elder Law, Veterans benefits, wills & trust planning, powers of attorney, Medicaid application & qualification, long-term care planning, probate & estate administration, Medicaid crisis planning, special needs & disability planning, Aid & Attendance qualification, charitable planning, estate tax planning, business and corporate planning, business succession and sales, and asset protection. Heritage Law serves families and individuals throughout all of Western Pennsylvania.

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