Chairman of the Board

University of Nebraska - Lincoln | Events and Outreach Manager 


Secret Talent: I know every word to "Bust a Move" by Young MC.

What did you want to be when you grew up?: A beluga whale trainer.

What is something most people don't know about you?: When I was 6, I discovered the key evidence in a bank robbery.


Board Member

Walgreens Boots Alliance | Pharmacist (Retired)

At which store would you like to max-out your credit card?: At the Executive Travel Store

Who do you admire most?: I admire people that do the right thing, everyday. This is what makes us a community.

What are you happiest doing, when you're not working?: I am happiest reading and learning.

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Board Member, Volunteer Coordinator

Lincoln Police Officer | Retired



Board Member, Secretary

Neighborhood Pharmacy | Pharmacist

If we went to happy hour, what would you order?: A margarita and nachos

What are three things still left on your bucket list?: To hike in Machu Picchu, drink wine in Tuscany, and ride a dog sled in Alaska.

How do you want people to remember you?: Happy, Kind, & Generous


Board Member, Treasurer 

Farm Bureau Financial Services | Agent

Secret Talent: I can raise my left eyebrow without raising my right.

1 Year Goal: I would like to become a Certified Flight Instructor.

Which way does your toilet paper hang?: Over. I'm not crazy.



Board Member

What was your favorite TV show growing up?: When I was young it was Popeye, then progressed to Gilligan's Island and Get Smart.

Can you play any instruments?: No, I struggle with singing easy songs like Happy Birthday. My dad told me when I was young to play an instrument I could blow into so I would not be able to sing.

What would be your personal motto?: Be on time, do more than expected, and treat all people with respect.


Board Member

What would be your personal motto?: I always try to view events from a "glass half full" perspective.

How do you want people to remember you?: I want to be remembered as a good husband, father, grandfather, and a decent friend and neighbor.

What are three things still left on your bucket list?: I don't believe in bucket lists. They can lead to disappointment. After surviving cancer treatment, EVERYDAY IS A GIFT.



Founder, President & CEO​ Live Well Go Fish

Retired Walgreen Boots Alliance | Community Leader 

Who is someone you admire, and why? Alan Jackson - Because he took my favorite Bible verse 1st Corinthians 13:13 and turned it into a hit song to inspire our country when we needed it the most. Hope, Faith and Love are some great things he gave us……but the greatest is Love. (Where were you when the world stopped turning)

If you could have any one superpower, which would you choose?  Sonar of course!  Totally eliminates the need for depth finders on the boats. 

If you could be anywhere other than here, right this minute, where would you be?  3 1/2 miles southeast of a rotating super cell storm in the Sand Hills of Nebraska at the intersection of 2 paved roads.