OUR TEAM

Executive Team

Shawna Forsberg

President and Chief Executive Officer
402-522-7964

Pam Schwalb

Chief Operating Officer
402-522-7926

Jill Samuelson

SVP, Marketing & Communications
402-522-7922

Matthew Wallen

SVP, Community Impact & Analytics
402-522-7950

Please contact Executive Assistant Glenda Land at 402-522-7955 if you need help reaching Shawna Forsberg.

Our Finance Team

Pam Schwalb

Chief Operating Officer
402-522-7926

Sandy Stebbins

Executive Assistant
402-522-7954

Brenda Anson

Senior Analyst
402-522-7975

Chris Smith

Campaign Operations Administrator
402-522-7948

Eddie Clark

Director, Network & Telecom
402-522-7965

Fred Bierma

Senior Accountant
402-522-7942

Holly Pick

Database Specialist
402-522-7927

Hunter Atkins

Finance Intern
402-522-7972

Jennifer Arnold

Director, Human Resources
402-522-7928

Melissa Engel, CPA

Senior Director, Finance
402-522-7938

Natalie Petersen

Administrative Coordinator
402-522-7942

Rebecca Blum

Assistant Director, Finance
402-522-7941

Scott Huscroft

Director, Information Technology
402-522-7974

Sheri Galde

A/P & Disbursements Specialist
402-522-7943

Our Community Impact & Analytics Team

Matthew Wallen

SVP, Community Impact & Analytics
402-522-7950

Dr. Bradley Ekwerekwu

Director, Financial Stability
402-522-7952

Gabriela Martinez

Manager, Community Investments
402-522-7957

Heather Tomczak

Director, Housing & Safety
402-522-7956

Lauren Kimball

Director, Learning & Performance
402-522-7920

Lori Elkins

Manager, Court Referral Community Service Program (CRCSP)
402-522-7932

Angela Adkins-Miller

Director, Grant Development
402-522-7912

Mariel Harding

Director, Health & Food Security
402-522-7958

Noni Williams

Manager, Solutions & Continuous Improvement
402-522-7919

Our Donor Engagement Team

Maureen Holstein

Senior Director, Donor Engagement
402-522-7909

Laura Tatten

Chief Giving Officer
402-522-7962

Danielle Ohlman

Director, Volunteer Engagement
402-522-7949

Evan Schmeits

AFL-CIO Community Services Labor Liaison
402-522-7906

Grant Sorrell

Manager, Corporate Relations
402-522-7908

Greg Parker

AmeriCorps VISTA Member, Donor Engagement Coordinator
402-522-7902

Jermaine Blackson

Coordinator, Donor Engagement
402-522-7914

Jessica Jensen

Manager, Corporate Relations
402-522-7905

Kim Nguyen

AmeriCorps VISTA Member, Volunteer Engagement Coordinator
402-522-1061

Mindy Lerum-Bieck

Director, Corporate Relations
402-522-7907

Patrick Kilcoyne

Director, Leadership Giving and Campaign Administration
402-997-7061

Shanna Murphy

AFL-CIO Community Services Labor Liaison
402-522-7910

Erin Lane

Executive Assistant, Marketing and Donor Engagement
402-522-7904

Our Marketing Team

Jill Samuelson

SVP, Marketing & Communications
402-522-7922

Andrew Mattson

Manager, Art Direction
402-522-7967

Brayton Hagge

Manager, Communications
402-522-7963

Kylie Gumpert

Manager, Digital
402-210-0725

Okina Tran

Marketing Intern
402-522-7968

Rachel McGinn

Senior Manager, Marketing
402-522-7933

Erin Lane

Executive Assistant, Marketing and Donor Engagement
402-522-7904

Our 211 Helpline Team

Fratina McCraney

Call Room Supervisor
402-997-7003

Lindsay Paulsen

Manager, Data Resources
402-522-7940

Araceli Neri

Information Referral Specialist
402-997-7010

Carla Brimmer

Information Referral Specialist
402-997-7010

Cheryl Hubbard

Information Referral Specialist
402-997-7010

Elisabeth Rodriguez

Information Referral Specialist
402-997-7010

Jean Cappellano

Information Referral Specialist
402-997-7010

Katie Kaijala

Information Referral Specialist
402-997-7010

LaMargo Winston

Information Referral Specialist
402-997-7010

Sonia Cabrera

Information Referral Specialist
402-997-7010

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