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Gov. Ricketts Announces Appointments to Boards and Commissions

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Justin Pinkerman, 402-471-1967

Taylor Gage, 402-471-1970

 

Media Release:

Gov. Ricketts Announces Appointments to Boards and Commissions

  

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 EPSCoR/IDeA Committee

Dr. Jon P. Anderson, Lincoln

Dr. Jerry Hudgins, Lincoln

Yuri L. Lyubchenko, Ph.D., Omaha

Dr. Justin L. Mott, Omaha

Dr. Thomas Murray, Omaha

Roni Reiter-Palmon, Ph.D., Omaha

Gloria J. Thesenvitz, Grand Island

 

Homeland Security Policy Group

Christopher J. Kratochvil, M.D., Omaha

 

Commission on Indian Affairs

Thelma Whitewater, Winnebago

Roland Warner, Winnebago

 

Judicial Nominating Commission – County and District Court – 6th District

Christopher M. Casey, Blair

Scott L. Olson, Tekamah

 

Judicial Nominating Commission – Juvenile Court – Lancaster County

Dr. Douglas Dolezal, Lincoln

Stanley J. Garbacz, Lincoln

Joyce Hasselbalch, Lincoln

Gina G. Jackson, Lincoln

Deanna Leyden, Lincoln

Len Sloup, Lincoln

 

Nebraska Coalition for Juvenile Justice

Stanford Bradley, Jr., Lincoln 

 

Governor’s Council to Keep Nebraska Beautiful

Andrew T. Brown, Lincoln

Dick Coffey, Omaha

Jocelyn Golden, Hickman

Kyle Hildebrand, Gretna

Blake Peterson, Jr., Omaha

 

Board of Examiners for Land Surveyors

James W. Hawks, North Platte

 

Nebraska Center for Nursing Board

Dr. Lina D. Bostwick, EdD, RN, CNE, ANAI-F , Lincoln

Charity Ebert, MSN, Lincoln

Ronda S. Ehly, RN, MS, Kennesaw

Christi Glesmann, EdD, MSN, RN-BC, Papillion

Laura M. Weber, RN, Lincoln

 

Police Standards Advisory Council

Tracy Wolf, Lexington

 

Nebraska Real Property Appraiser Board

Bonnie M. Downing, Dunning

 

State Advisory Committee on Substance Abuse Services

Jill Gregg, MS, LIMHP, LADC, Hastings

 

Veterans’ Advisory Commission

James A. Cada, Lincoln

 

The following appointees are unpaid and subject to Legislative confirmation:

 

Nebraska Arts Council

Mark Laughlin, Omaha

 

Beginning Farmer Board

Britt D. Anderson, Gothenburg

 

Nebraska Game and Parks Commission

Dan C. Kreitman, Wahoo

 

Thank you to the many Nebraskans that generously give 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.