Our Board Members

  • Chris Hove, Chair

    President/CEO, NBC Bank

  • Jackie Ostrowicki, Vice-Chair

    University of Nebraska

  • Jim Townsend, Secretary

    Kawasaki Motors Manufacturing Corp. USA

  • Karen Peppmuller, Treasurer

    Lincoln Industries/Accounting

  • Christina Ball

    Baylor Evnen Curtiss Grimit & Witt LLP

  • Rita Bennett

    Lincoln Education Association

  • Kris Bergmeyer

    Events (Co-Chair), Scholarships & Awards

  • Susie Bounds

    Events, Scholarships/Awards

  • James Brown

    Chief Information Officer, Five Nines Technology Group

  • Cliff Carlson

    Talent Hacker, Huddle

  • Jared Carlson

    Director of Assurity Ventures Inc. at Assurity

  • Thomas Christie

    Multi-Cultural School/Community Administrator
    Lincoln Public Schools

  • Karla Cooper

    Pastor, Quinn Chapel
    Chaplin, Doane College

  • Kimberly Goins

    Executive Director, Malone Community Center

  • Jessica Greenwald

    Vice President, Inspro Insurance

  • Jon Gross

    Union Bank and Trust

  • Dean Hart

    MWI Direct

  • Cathy Hedstrom

    Bettenhausen Insurance Services, LLC

  • Andy Hunzeker

    Lincoln Industries

  • Stephen C Joel

    Superintendent, Lincoln Public Schools

  • Bruce Mieth

    Ameritas Life Insurance

  • Takako Olson

    Associate Principal, Southeast High School

  • Jason Schmaderer

    Swanson Russell

  • Matt Schulte

    LPS School Board

  • Russ Sebek

    Market President/ Business Banking Manager,
    Wells Fargo Band

  • Piyush Srivastav

    NAQS - Environmental Experts

  • Jennifer Strand

    General Counsel, Nebraska Title co.

  • Judy Terwiliger

    ONCORE Group, LLC