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Board of Trustees

Rich Bartlett Richard A. Bartlett '88
Elected 2007
Principal & Co Chairman, Lone Peak Capital  and Chairman, CD2 Learning LLC
Overland Park, KS
P.E.Beans Patrick E. Beans '79
Elected 2007
Senior Vice President & Treasurer, Supertel Hospitality, Inc.
Lincoln, NE                                           


C.D. Brodie C. Donald Brodie
Elected 2000
Member, Doane Family Association of America, Inc.
Markham, ON  CANADA
AnnCahill Ann Songster Cahill '72
Elected 2011
Educator & Community Philanthropist

St. Louis, MO
don campbell Donald M. Campbell '61
Elected 2011
Principal, Partners for Growth Managers
San Francisco, CA
B. Cole Barbara R. Cole M.D. '63
Elected 2008
(Retired) Director of Pediatric Nephrology
Mount Pleasant, SC
D.H. Crilly Donn H. Crilly M.D. '50
Elected 1980
(Retired) Physician, Vascular Surgeon
Superior, NE
  Vernon Daniels J.D. '78
Elected 2006
Judge, Douglas County
Omaha, NE
K.E. Fridrich Kenneth E. Fridrich '59
Elected 1969
(Retired) Managing Director, Marketing-Pension Services,
The Principal Financial Group
Tucson, AZ
J.M. Gaiashkibos Judi Gaiashkibos '00L, '07AL
Elected 2012
Executive Director
Nebraska Commission of Indian Affairs

Lincoln, NE
T. Ganzel Toni Ganzel, M.D.
Elected 2005
Dean, School of Medicine
Professor of Surgery and Otolaryngology,
University of Louisville School of Medicine

Louisville, KY
R.C Gibson Richard C. "Rick" Gibson '57
Elected 1998
CEO, Agro International Inc.
Council Bluffs, IA
D. Held Dick Held '70 
Elected 2007
Real Estate Investor
Los Angeles, CA

J. Renner Hood

Jane Renner Hood '66, Ph.D.
Elected 2011
(Retired) Executive Director of the Nebraska Humanities Council
Lincoln, NE
D.L. Jackman Daniel L. Jackman '89 (Vice Chair)
Elected 2006
Director, BDA International Pte Ltd.
K.E. James Ken E. James '69  
Elected 1989
(Retired) Consultant, Hewitt Associates

Sunset, SC
Troy Kanter Troy Kanter '90
Elected 2005-2008, 2009-
Private Investor, Former President, Kenexa, Inc.
Lincoln, NE                                           


J. Keck Reverend Jim Keck, Ph.D.
Elected 2011
Sr. Minister, 1st Plymouth Congregational Church (UCC)

Lincoln, NE
Al Moore     Allen Moore '73 
Elected 2015

Past President/Investment Consultant
Smith Hayes Financial Services Corporation

Lincoln, NE
A.Petersen Allison Petersen '78 (Secretary)
Elected 1982-1994, 2004-

Walton, NE
E.E. Sanchez Enrique E. Sanchez '74
Elected 2005
(Retired) Executive Manager, Purchasing, Warehousing, and Inventories
Division of the Panama Canal Authority
Rep. de Panama
P. Schelstraete Paul Schelstraete, J.D. '70
Elected 2007 
President, City Bank and Trust Co.
Crete, NE
Charles "Chuck" Shoemaker
Charles "Chuck" Shoemaker J.D. '73
Elected 2014
Of Counsel
Sullivan, Shoemaker, P.C., L.L.O.
Hastings, NE
Smith Jill Jill Smith,  J.D '74  (Chair)
Elected 1997

(Retired) General Counsel, Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN
Milt Vasak Milton Vasak '87 
Elected 2015
Vice President, Glentek, Inc.
El Segundo, CA
Amy Vertin Amy Vertin M.D. '95 
Elected 2015
Emergency Department Medical Director
Crete Area Medical Center

Crete, NE 
M.A. Weston Michael A. Weston, '93
Elected 2010
Agency Field Specialist, State Farm Insurance

Lincoln, NE
L. Weyers Lois Weyers '67
Elected 2004
(Retired) Educator, Green Bay Public Schools
DePere, WI
T. Wilson Tim Wilson '90
Elected 2010
Partner, BKD, LLP
Omaha, NE

The Board of Trustees meet three times a year with meetings occurring in the Fall, Winter, and Spring.