2017 Board of Directors
Leslie Andersen (Chairman) Bank of Bennington
Dana Bradford (Chairman-elect) Waitt Brands
George Little (Immediate Past Chairman) HDR Inc.
Steve Grandfield (Treasurer) Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
Terry Kroeger (Secretary) Omaha World-Herald
Sheri Andrews (Member At Large) Lozier Corporation
Clark Lauritzen (Member-at-Large) First National Bank – 16th & Dodge
Scott Moore (Member at Large) Union Pacific Corporation
Thomas H Warren, Sr. (Member at Large) Urban League of Nebraska
Steve Seline (Chairman’s Council) Walnut Private Equity Partners
James Blackledge (Member at Large) Mutual of Omaha Insurance Company
Ariel Roblin (Membership) KETV – Hearst Television Inc.
Jim Greisch (Public Policy) RSM US LLP
Sherman Willis (Minority Economic Developement) State Farm Insurance – Sherman P. Willis
Timothy Burke (Prosper Omaha II) Omaha Public Power District
David Brown (President and CEO) Greater Omaha Chamber
Carrie Duffy (Agriculture) Black Dirt Land Sales & Management LLC
Craig Meier (Community Brand & Image) Medical Solutions
Noah McClain (Greater Omaha Young Professionals) Mutual of Omaha Insurance Company
Brian Gubbels (Small Business Assistance) DataShield Corporation
John D Diesing (Sports) Aon
Nicole Theophilus (Talent) West Corporation
Michael Piernicky (Transportation) Olsson Associates
Brian Turner (Manufacturing) Distefano Technology & Manufacturing Company
Jerry Crouse Tenaska, Inc.
Julie Darrington CenturyLink
Gail DeBoer SAC Federal Credit Union – Papillion
Nate Dodge NP Dodge Company
Ryan Downs Proxibid, Inc.
Joel Falk UMB Bank, N.A. – Village Pointe
Harlan O Falk Great Western Bank – 93rd & Dodge
Jason Fisher The Lund Company
Tim Francis Valmont
Matt Graves infogroup
Eric Gurley Immanuel Communities
Mark Hewett Northern Natural Gas
Dan Houghton BuilderTREND
Michael Hupp Koley Jessen P.C., L.L.O.
Christopher Johnson LEO A DALY
George Wehbe First Data
Scott L Keep Metropolitan Utilities District
James Krieger Gallup
George Kubat (Manufacturing) Phillips Manufacturing Co
Kirk Kellner Wells Fargo – Regency
James E Landen Security National Corporation
Derek J Leathers Werner Enterprises, Inc.
Jeff Neary Regal Awards & Advertising Specialties
Cella Quinn Cella Quinn Investment Services
Rob Reed Physicians Mutual
Lynne Sangimino Cox Business
John Sibley Kiewit Building Group Inc.
Scot Thompson C & A Industries, Inc.
Alexi Wellman Yahoo!
Kenneth West DLR Group
Kristin Williams The Sherwood Foundation
Marc Wisdom First Westroads Bank – Corporate Headquarters
DIRECTOR AT LARGE
Jason Doll Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital – Omaha Campus
Tony Dukes KAI Design & Build
Steve Gordon Rdqlus Creative
Othello Meadows 75 North Revitalization Corporation
AREA COUNCIL/SMALL BUSINESS
Jeff Beals NAI NP Dodge
Pamela A Finn Creative Enterprises Inc.
Jason Fischer Surreal Media Lab
Chris Hill AOI Corporation
Susan E Thaden CRi
Richard Azizkhan (Hospitals) Children’s Hospital & Medical Center
Tim Barry (Area Community Arts) Hot Shops Art Center
Hank Bounds (Universities) University of Nebraska
Amanda Brewer (Area Non-Profits) Habitat For Humanity of Omaha
Mark Evans (Omaha Public Schools) Omaha Public Schools
Shawna Forsberg United Way of the Midlands
John Fraser (Hospitals) Methodist Health System
Robert L Freeman (General Counsel) Fraser Stryker PC LLO
David Genoways Gateway Development Corporation
Jeffrey Gold, MD (Universities) University of Nebraska Medical Center
Mary Hawkins (Universities) Bellevue University
Fr. Daniel Hendrickson (Universities) Creighton University
Bob Hinson (Nebraska Military Support Coalition) University of Nebraska Medical Center
Jeff Kutash (Philanthropy) Peter Kiewit Foundation
Jered B Morris (Sarpy County Economic Development Corp.) Olsson Associates
Alan Mueller (Cass County NE Economic Development Corp) Pinnacle Bank – Louisville
Frederik Ohles (Universities) Nebraska Wesleyan University – Omaha Campus
Cliff Robertson (Hospitals) CHI Health
Guadalupe Sanchez Salazar Consulate of Mexico
Randy Schmailzl (Universities) Metropolitan Community College
Joan Squires (Area Community Arts) Omaha Performing Arts
Jim Sutfin (Regional School Superintendent) Millard Public Schools
Bill Vobejda Greater Fremont Development Council
Carol Wang Metro Omaha Medical Society
Sharon White Advance Southwest Iowa Corporation
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