OMAHA, Neb., July 13, 2020 – The Greater Omaha Chamber today announced Leadership Omaha Class 44, following a rigorous selection process and continuing a four-decades-plus tradition of cohort-based leadership development.
“This is an exciting time for leaders and we are proud of our Leadership Omaha Class 44 participants, who continue a tradition of strengthening the region through communication, awareness, leadership and motivation,” said Liz Kerrigan, leadership strategist, Greater Omaha Chamber.
As in the past, this year’s class was selected by a committee of Leadership Omaha alumni and chamber board members. All honorees demonstrated strong community involvement and a vision for the future of Omaha.
The class will spend the next 10 months focusing on community trusteeship, community awareness and leadership styles, ultimately joining a network of more than 1700 Leadership Omaha alumni.
Meet Leadership Omaha Class 44:
|Terry||Atkinson||Union Pacific Railroad|
|Tessa||Barney||University of Nebraska Foundation|
|Marcus||Bell||100 Black Men of Omaha, Inc.|
|Clint||Cadwallader||McGrath North Mullin & Kratz, PC LLO|
|Alexander||Cayetano||CASA for Douglas County|
|Megan||Connelly||Children’s Hospital & Medical Center|
|Shirley||Delair||University of Nebraska Medical Center|
|Jamie||Eckmann||Carlson West Povondra Architects|
|Maureen||Fulton||Koley Jessen P.C., L.L.O.|
|Brian||Hansen||Omaha Housing Authority|
|Jocelyn||Harrison||Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium|
|Jordan||Hasan||The Scoular Company|
|Shannon||Hite||Mutual of Omaha|
|Amy||Hornocker||College World Series of Omaha, Inc.|
|Maureen||Irish||United Way of the Midlands|
|Alex||Jensen||SL Jensen Construction, Inc.|
|Brian||Johnson||LEO A DALY|
|Dewey||Kennison||Baird Holm LLP|
|Abiola||Kosoko||Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Midlands|
|Drew||Lier||Habitat for Humanity Omaha|
|Katie||Luther||Kiewit Building Group Inc.|
|Andrea||Macias||Greater Omaha Chamber|
|Joe||Marinkovich||Football for the World|
|Maureen||Monahan||Monahan & Monahan|
|Laci||Naber||JDRF Nebraska-Iowa Chapter|
|Emily||Nguyen||Omaha Community Foundation|
|Mary||Oswald||Omaha Public Power District|
|Ryan||Pickett||Mid-America Council, Boy Scouts of America|
|Daniela||Rojas Florez||College of Saint Mary|
|Adam||Rosen||University of Nebraska at Omaha|
|Nicole||Seckman Jilek||Abrahams Kaslow & Cassman LLP|
|Justin||Spooner||Sage Capital Real Estate Investments|
|Keith||Station||City of Omaha|
|Pamela||Steele||Urban Village Development|
|Jess||Strohman||Farm Credit Services of America|
|Rachelle||Tucker||EPIC! for Girls|
About Greater Omaha
Greater Omaha is a No. 1 ranked up-and-coming-tech hotspot, a “top 10 best place to live on a $60,000 salary” and was named America’s No. 2 Best Small City by Resonance Consultancy. The region is a top-five “most remarkable waterfronts in the U.S.” and is home to more than 30 communities and nearly 1 million people.
About the Greater Omaha Chamber
The mission of the Greater Omaha Chamber is to champion a thriving business community and a prosperous region through visionary leadership and collaboration.