Board Leadership

The Civic Nebraska Board of Directors and Board of Advisers bring together diverse representatives from the state's nonprofits, businesses, and communities to maximize our capacity to serve Nebraskans.

The Civic Nebraska Board of Directors

David Solheim, J.D., Attorney, Solheim Law – Chair
Linsey Camplin, J.D., Attorney, McHenry Haszard – Vice Chair
Matt Schaefer, J.D., Attorney and Lobbyist, Mueller Robak – Secretary
Cliff McEvoy, Development Director at Autism Action Partnership, Omaha – Treasurer
César Garcia, Executive Director, Southside Redevelopment Corp.
Elizabeth Everett, MBA,
Policy Associate, First Five Nebraska
Preeta Bansal, J.D., former NY Solicitor General, senior White House official, US diplomat and global corporate lawyer
Drew Davies, Owner, Oxide Design
Carol A. Subiabre, Ph.D., Lecturer of Spanish, University of Nebraska
Yohance Christie, J.D., Deputy Lancaster County Public Defender

Omaid Zabih, J.D., Federal Policy Director, Nebraska Appleseed
Tim Hruza, J.D., Attorney
Eric Gerrard, J.D., Attorney/Lobbyist, Eric Gerrard LLC (non-voting)

The Civic Nebraska Board of Advisers

Eric Gerrard, Attorney/Lobbyist, Eric Gerrard LLC – Chair
Milo Mumgaard, Executive Director, Legal Aid of Nebraska
Becky Gould, Executive Director, Nebraska Appleseed
Laine Norton, Assistant Dean for Advancement, Syracuse University
Judge (Ret.) Jan Gradwohl
Alison Armstrong, Community Advocate
Eric Berger, Associate Professor of Law, University of Nebraska College of Law
Kimara Z. Snipe, South Omaha Neighborhood Alliance
Patrick Jones, Associate Professor of History and Ethnic Studies
Nicki Behmer, Associate, RE/MAX Concepts
Katy Anderson, Associate Attorney, Chaloupka, Holyoke, Snyder, Chaloupka & Longoria, PC, LLO
Sue Quambusch, Community Volunteer
Charlyne Berens, Retired Professor & Community Volunteer
Thompson Rogers, Chairman, Affiliated Companies
Scott Eastman, Associate Professor, Creighton University
Charles Coley, The Cloudburst Group

Civic Nebraska is a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.


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    1111 Lincoln Mall Suite 350, Lincoln NE 68508
  • Omaha
    6400 University Drive, N CEC 117.12, Omaha NE 68182-0708
  • Greater Nebraska
    203 N. Locust St., Grand Island NE 68801
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After School Programs

  • Sherman Elementary School

    5618 N 14th Ave.
    Omaha, NE 68110

  • Lewis and Clark Middle School

    6901 Burt St.
    Omaha, NE 68132

  • Lothrop Elementary School

    3300 N. 22nd St.
    Omaha, NE 68110

  • Campbell Elementary School

    2200 Dodge St.
    Lincoln, NE 68521

  • Lincoln High School

    2229 J St.
    Lincoln, NE 68510

  • Lincoln Northeast High School

    2635 N. 63rd St.
    Lincoln, NE 68507

  • Randolph Elementary School

    1024 S. 37th St.
    Lincoln, NE 68510

  • Raymond Central Elementary Schools

    Valparaiso and Ceresco
    Coming Fall 2020