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Gov. Ricketts Announces Appointments to Boards and Commissions

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Taylor Gage, 402-471-1970

Eric Maher, 402-471-1974

 

 

LINCOLN – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts announced recent appointments he has made to fill Nebraska’s boards and commissions.

 

The following appointees are unpaid and are not subject to Legislative confirmation:

 

Nebraska Brand Committee

Christopher Gentry, Hyannis

Adam Sawyer, Bassett

 

Commission for the Protection of Children

Judge Linda Bauer, Fairbury

Nicole Brundo, Omaha

Stacey A. Goding, Grand Island

Lynelle Homolka, Central City

Gene Klein, Papillion

Mary Jo Pankoke, Lincoln

Jamie Vetter, Kearney

 

Nebraska Corn Development, Utilization and Marketing Board

Andrew Groskopf, Scottsbluff

 

County Attorney Standards Advisory Council

Patrick F. Condon, Lincoln

Donald W. Kleine, Omaha

Steve Schmidt, Lincoln

 

Developmental Disabilities Planning Council

Seamus Kelly, Omaha

 

EPSCoR/IDeA Committee

Justin L. Mott, M.D., Ph.D., Omaha

 

Governor’s Youth Advisory Council

Trishna A. Srikumar, Elkhorn

Audrey P. Worthing, Ogallala

 

Commission on Indian Affairs

Curtis St. Cyr, Winnebago

 

Nebraska Investment Finance Authority

George Achola, Omaha

Herbert L. Freeman, Bennington

 

Judicial Nominating Commission – County Court – Third District

Jacob Campbell, Lincoln

 

Judicial Nominating Commission – District Court – Fourth District

Christopher Chappelear, Omaha

Diana Haney, Bennington

Dennis R. Hein, Omaha

Ron Miltenberger, Elkhorn

 

Long-Term Restrictive Housing Work Group

Kasey L. Moyer, Lincoln

Jason Witmer, Lincoln

 

Nebraska Center for Nursing

Shelia Bjerrum, Bradshaw

Nebraska Wheat Development, Utilization and Marketing Board

Tyson Narjes, Sidney

 

The following appointee is unpaid and is subject to Legislative confirmation:

 

Nebraska Ethanol Board

Michael S. Thede, Palmer

 

Thank you to the many Nebraskans that give generously of their time and talent to make a difference in our state.  These appointments will provide crucial insight and expertise to their respective boards, committees, and commissions.  To learn about openings and apply to serve on a board or commission, go to https://governor.nebraska.gov/board-comm-req.

 

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