Our Agents

Managing Broker/Owner

Brian Henning

Email: bnhenning1@gmail.com
Cell: 217-821-3338

I am Effingham, IL born and raised. I graduated with a degree in Marketing from SIUE. I am married to my beautiful wife and we have two wonderful daughters. I am very knowledgeable about the homes in our area, Lake Sara properties too, and what Effingham has to offer. I am involved in many community programs. In 2020, I realized my dream of owning my own real estate office and opened Full Circle Realty in April. I am endorsed by the National Association of Realtors: Commitment to Excellence. I look forward to helping you with all your real estate needs!  Full Circle Realty   Life will Move you!


Art Geen

Email: ageen234@gmail.com
Cell: 217-821-2578

I have lived in Effingham for the past 30 years.  For the past 19 years, I have been self-employed working in the electronics industry.  I am married to my wife Sarah (Vogt) Geen, and we have two children, Allison and Marcus.  Over the last 15 years, I have enjoyed coaching different sports, such as Track, Basketball, and golf.  I enjoy working with people to achieve their goals, and look forward to using my experience as a coach to help you in the process of selling and buying a home.

Broker and Certified Appraiser

Douglas Hankins

Email: hankinsdr@gmail.com
Cell: 618-267-0232


Brenda Jansen

Email: pbbjansen@hotmail.com
Cell: 217-821-4900

I was born and raised in Effingham, Illinois. I graduated Eastern IL University with a degree in Education. I am married to my husband, Pete, and we have 3 children. We live on a farm in Mason, IL. I am very motivated, personable, and honest. I have confidence in my abilities to serve my clients in the real estate market. It is my goal to help you fulfill your destiny of purchasing or selling your property. I am happy to serve buyer and seller. I’m a member of the Central Illinois Board of Realtors, the National Association of REALTORS, and the Illinois Association of REALTORS. At Full Circle Realty…we are here for you from Start to Finish!


Sarah Mietzner

Email: sarah_mietzner@hotmail.com
Cell: 217-343-3171

I was born in Centralia IL, but have lived in Effingham County for the Last 30 years and currently reside in Altamont. I graduated from Effingham High School and Lake Land College with a degree in Graphic Design. I also have a background in Sales. I am a huge animal lover which has led me to being a
volunteer at Effingham County Animal Control and Shelter. Along with Real Estate, I am also a Dog Groomer at Flying Fur in Effingham. I live with my boyfriend Dave and our 2 furbabies, Raven (Our Cat) and Bentley (Our Dog). We love to go camping and fishing in our free time. I am a member of the Central Illinois Board of Realtors, the Illinois Association of Realtors, and the National Association of REALTORS. I am excited to assist you with all of your real estate needs whether you are buying or selling your home.


Mike Shackelford

Email: mshack.fcril@gmail.com
Cell: 217-663-5051

I was raised in nearby Casey, Illinois and moved to Effingham in 2012. My wife, LeAnn, and I are about to celebrate 20 great years of marriage. Together we boast 3 children, Clayton, Nathan, and Kora, all of whom we are very proud. I graduated from Eastern Illinois University with a degree in Education and Educational Leadership and proudly serve as the Superintendent of Brownstown schools. Over the past 20 plus years I have built a career of taking on new challenges and serving people, and look forward to the opportunity of partnering with the experts at Full Circle Realty to help others navigate their real estate needs from start to finish.