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

Laura Tatten

Interim SVP, Donor Engagement
402-522-7962

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

Brenda Anson

Senior Analyst
402-522-7975

Jennifer Arnold

Director, Human Resources
402-522-7928

Hunter Atkins

Finance Intern
402-522-7972

Fred Bierma

Senior Accountant
402-522-7942

Rebecca Blum

Assistant Director, Finance
402-522-7941

Eddie Clark

Director, Network & Telecom
402-522-7965

Melissa Engel, CPA

Senior Director, Finance
402-522-7938

Sheri Galde

A/P & Disbursements Specialist
402-522-7943

Scott Huscroft

Director, Information Technology
402-522-7974

Natalie Petersen

Administrative Coordinator
402-522-7942

Holly Pick

Database Specialist
402-522-7927

Chris Smith

Campaign Operations Administrator
402-522-7948

Sandy Stebbins

Executive Assistant
402-522-7954

Amy Ayer

Executive Assistant
402-522-7954

Our Community Impact & Analytics Team

Matthew Wallen

SVP, Community Impact & Analytics
402-522-7950

Angela Adkins-Miller

Director, Grant Development
402-522-7912

Heather Tomczak

Director, Housing & Safety
402-522-7956

Lori Elkins

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

Lauren Kimball

Director, Learning & Performance
402-522-7920

Chris Miller

Director, Community Impact
402-997-7005

Tiffany Cook

Coordinator, Community Response
402-522-7952

Amba Raghavan

Community Impact & Analytics Intern
402-522-7961

Our Donor Engagement Team

Laura Tatten

Interim SVP, Donor Engagement
402-522-7962

Jermaine Blackson

Coordinator, Donor Engagement
402-522-7914

Maureen Irish

Director, Corporate Relations
402-522-7905

Patrick Kilcoyne

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

Erin Lane

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

Mindy Lerum-Bieck

Director, Corporate Relations
402-522-7907

Shanna Murphy

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

Danielle Ohlman

Director, Volunteer Engagement
402-522-7949

Evan Schmeits

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

Veera Tervola

AmeriCorps VISTA Member, Volunteer Engagement Coordinator

Rebecca Schrack

AmeriCorps VISTA Member, Donor Engagement Coordinator

Hannah Howard

Community Ambassador
402-997-7071

Skyler Dykes

Community Ambassador
402-997-7070

Berta Ackerson

Community Ambassador
402-997-7072

Our Marketing Team

Jill Samuelson

SVP, Marketing & Communications
402-522-7922

Kylie Gumpert

Manager, Digital
402-210-0725

Brayton Hagge

Manager, Communications
402-522-7963

Erin Lane

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

Andrew Mattson

Manager, Art Direction
402-522-7967

Rachel McGinn

Senior Manager, Marketing
402-522-7933

Our 211 Helpline Team

Josh Quinn

Director, NE 211 Helpline
402-997-7005

Carla Brimmer

Information Referral Specialist
402-997-7010

Sonia Cabrera

I&R Supervisor
402-997-7010

Jean Cappellano

Information Referral Specialist
402-997-7010

Cheryl Hubbard

Information Referral Specialist
402-997-7010

Katie Kaijala

Information Referral Specialist
402-997-7010

Fratina McCraney

211 Program Manager
402-997-7003

Araceli Neri

Information Referral Specialist
402-997-7010

Lindsay Paulsen

Manager, Data Resources
402-522-7940

Elisabeth Rodriguez

Information Referral Specialist
402-997-7010

LaMargo Winston

Information Referral Specialist
402-997-7010

Kelsey Ryan

Information Referral Specialist

Perla Cabrera

Information
Referral Specialist

Miranda Morales

211 Database Curator
402-522-7917

Pat Owen

Information
Referral Specialist
402-522-7917

Maria Moreno

Information
Referral Specialist

Hannah Phipps

VISTA, 211 Coordinator

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