Board of Directors

Officers

  • Linda Robinson Rutz
    President
    Community Volunteer
  • Dr. Steve Joel
    Immediate Past President
    Lincoln Public Schools
    Superintendent
  • Bill Mueller
    President-Elect
    Mueller Robak LLC
    Partner
  • Kevin Wailes
    Vice President
    Lincoln Electric System
    Chief Executive Officer
  • Rhonda Lahm
    Secretary
    Department of Motor Vehicles
    Director
  • Tim Sabo
    Treasurer
    Nelnet
    Chief Audit Executive
  • Doris Robertson
    Assistant Treasurer
    Union Bank & Trust Company
    Vice President / Controller

Members

  • Bob Balfany
    U.S. Bank
    Lincoln Market President
  • Jim Barone
    Tocqueville Chair
    Ameritas
    Senior Vice President
    Group Business Development
    MGA Distribution
  • Brian Beck
    Community Impact Chair
    Zoetis
    Manager / Team Leader Engineering
  • Maureen Brase-Houchin
    Kokyo Taiko
    Director
  • Dwight Brown, Jr.
    Community Impact Chair
    Lincoln Public Schools
    Therapist
  • Chris Callihan
    Organized Labor Representative
    IBEW Local Union 265
    Business Manager
  • Brian Chaffin
    Olsson Associates
    Nebraska Region Leader
  • Joy Citta
    Strategic Teams Leader
    Lincoln Police Department
    Captain
  • Connie Duncan
    Duncan Family Trust
    Trustee
  • Todd Duncan
    Duncan Aviation
    Chairman
  • Charlie Foster
    University of Nebraska – Lincoln
    Assistant to Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs
  • John Greving
    Nebraska Wesleyan University
    Vice President of Advancement
  • Adam Kroft
    Communications Chair
    Red Thread
    Co-Founder
    Account Director
  • Katie McLeese Stephenson
    Directors of United Way Agencies Chair
    Child Guidance Center
    Executive Director
  • Monica Ledbetter
    SCHEELS
    Assistant Store Leader
  • Eric Mooss
    Bryan Health
    President, Bryan Physician Network
  • Philip Mullin
    Garner Industries
    Chairman of the Board
  • Kim Robak
    Strategic Planning Chair
    Mueller Robak LLC
    Partner
  • Russ Sebek
    Wells Fargo
    Market President
  • Michelle St.Clair
    Women in Philanthropy Chair
    First National Bank
    Director, Branch Banking
  • Mark Stueven
    Assurity Life Insurance Company
    Vice President, Individual Sales
  • Brett Sundberg
    West Gate Bank
  • Jeff Sylvester
    Black Hills Energy
    Vice President, Nebraska Operations
  • Chrissy Waido
    Emerging Leaders Chair
    Zoetis
    Operational Excellence Project Manager