The members of Class 39 represent an array of companies and industries. They were chosen based on their demonstrated community involvement and career advancement.
Meet Leadership Omaha Class 39
Rishi Bhakar, Tenaska
Amanda Bogner, Energy Studio, Inc.
Krystal Boose, Creighton University
Anne Bowen, University of Nebraska Medical Center
Kimberly Cappellano, Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
Jason Coleman, University of Nebraska at Omaha
Andrew Collins, Erickson | Sederstrom
Karlus Cozart, Sr., Omaha Public Schools
Karen Daneu, Susan G. Komen Great Plains
Taylor Dieckman, Koley Jessen P.C., L.L.O.
Scott Dobbe, DLR Group
Tonya Eggspuehler, Union Pacific
Patrick Fay, SilverStone Group
Jeremy Fitzpatrick, Kutak Rock, LLP
John Grose III, First National Bank of Omaha
Phil Haussler, Quantum Workplace
Caroline Hinrichs, HDR
Erin Hunt, HDR
Shaun Ilahi, Habitat for Humanity of Omaha
Zach Klebba, LEO A DALY
Nickie Konen, Fraser Stryker PC LLO
Teresa Mardesen, Farm Credit Services of America
Whitney Mastin, Midlands Mentoring Partnership
Shannon McClure, Greater Omaha Chamber
Don McKay, US Strategic Command
Brandy Menaugh, Creighton University
Julie Minton, Cox Business
Beth Morrissette, Mission Matters
Stephanie Mueller, Metropolitan Utilities District
Ed Mullen, Physicians Mutual Insurance Co.
Seraphim Mullins, Alley Poyner Maccietto Architecture
Forrest Newburg, Mutual of Omaha Bank
Luke Paladino, US Bank
Echo Perlman, Nebraska Methodist College
Kate Richling, Rova
Kate Root, Bank of Bennington
George Schuler, Boyd Jones
Nate Scott, BKD LLP
Brenda Smith, Dvorak & Donovan Law Group, LLC
Joey Soares, Omaha World-Herald
Jeff Spiehs, Metropolitan Area Planning Agency
Andy Stine, Kiewit Building Group
Kim Sucha, KPMG
Jannette Taylor, Lutheran Family Services Inc.
Wendy Townley, Omaha Public Library Foundation
Margaret Vacek, Boys Town
Brenda Watke, Mutual of Omaha
Anna Zelaya, Gallup
Leadership Omaha was established in 1978.
Contact Liz Kerrigan, Leadership Strategist, - 978-7913