Leadership Omaha Class 41 Selected 7/30/18 07/30/18 6:14:53 PM
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Leadership Omaha Class 41 Selected
OMAHA, Neb., July 16, 2018 – Leadership Omaha, one of the longest-running community leadership programs in the nation, recently announced the 49 members selected for “Class 41,” area professionals who will spend the next 10 months focused on such community issues as education, inclusivity and justice. The group will ultimately join a network of more than 1700 Leadership Omaha alumni.
A program of the Greater Omaha Chamber, Leadership Omaha, established in 1978, is designed to develop effective leaders who strengthen and transform the community. Class members are chosen based on their demonstrated community involvement and vision for the future of Omaha.
Five local attorneys are among those chosen to join the class: Laura Essay, Dvorak Law Group, LLC; Brian Koenig, Koley Jessen P.C., L.L.O.; Angela Lennon, Koenig Dunne, PC, LLO; Autumn Noble, McGrath North; and Jill Stigge, Kutak Rock LLP.
Essay Koenig Lennon Noble StiggeThe rest of the Leadership Omaha class members are:
Arun Agarwal – White Lotus Group
Luper Akough – Akough & Associates LLC
Matt Alvarado – Kiewit Building Group Inc.
Alex Bakke – Nebraska Medicine
Jeremy Bouman – Defy Ventures Nebraska
Kayleigh Bradley-Vogt – Greater Omaha Chamber
Jim Brannen – Union Pacific Railroad
Bridget Bumgardner – Boyd Jones
Michael Crabb – Tenaska
Donna Faust Aman – Outlook Nebraska
Erin Froschheiser – LEO A DALY
Tammy Green – Metropolitan Community College
Kerry Heinrich – WoodmenLife
Sheena Kennedy Helgenberger – Live Well Omaha
Blake Hoogeveen – MindSet LLC
Sheri Howard – Physicians Mutual
Jeff Huether – Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
Megan Jarosz – Holland Basham Architects
Christina Kahler – First National Bank
Brad Kirshenbaum – Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Midlands
Tower Kountze – The Midtown Project
Lauren Kruger – Omaha World-Herald
Ryan Loneman – Lindsay Corporation
Tim McAreavey – Omaha Public Power District
Christian Minter – University of Nebraska Medical
Dominique Morgan – Black and Pink, Inc.
Kelly Nielsen – CHI Health
Kara O’Connor – Morgan Stanley
Beth Pantano – Renaissance Financial
Ben Reynolds – Sheppard’s Business Interiors
Eva Roberts – Buffett Early Childhood Fund
Angela Roeber – Project Harmony
Gale Sayers-Proby – Omaha Housing Authority
John Steier – Great Western Bank
Shane Sullivan – Hausmann Construction
Sherie Thomas – Omaha Police Department
Ashley Turner – Borsheims Fine Jewelry & Gifts
Tim Waggoner – Mutual of Omaha Insurance Company
Richard Webb – 100 Black Men of Omaha
Mary Wells – Omaha Municipal Land Bank
John Wiechmann – Midwest Housing Equity Group, Inc.
Ann Williams – HDR
Debora Wisneski – University of Nebraska Omaha
Joey Wolfe – The Hope Center for Kids
For more information about Leadership Omaha, contact Liz Kerrigan, leadership strategist, at 402-978-7913.