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

Preeta Bansal, J.D.,
former NY Solicitor General, senior White House official, and US diplomat – Chair
Yohance Christie, J.D., City of Lincoln City Attorney
Drew Davies, Brand and Design Consultant
Elizabeth Everett, M.B.A., Deputy Director and Public Policy Manager, First Five Nebraska
César Garcia, Executive Director, Southside Redevelopment Corp. – Treasurer
Eric Gerrard, J.D., Attorney/Lobbyist, Eric Gerrard LLC (non-voting)
Carol A. Subiabre, Ph.D., Lecturer of Spanish, University of NebraskaSecretary
Omaid Zabih, J.D., Federal Policy Director, Nebraska Appleseed

The Civic Nebraska Board of Advisers

Sue Quambusch, Community Volunteer – Chair
Alison Armstrong, Community Advocate
Mike Battershell, President, Bergman Incentives
Nicki Behmer, Associate, RE/MAX Concepts
Charlyne Berens, Retired Professor of Journalism & Community Volunteer
Eric Berger, Associate Professor, University of Nebraska College of Law
Linsey Bird, Attorney, McHenry Haszard Law
Scott Eastman, Associate Professor of History, Creighton University
Becky Gould, Executive Director, Nebraska Appleseed
Patrick Jones, Associate Professor of History and Ethnic Studies
Milo Mumgaard, Community Advocate
Laine Norton, Assistant Dean for Advancement, Syracuse University
Thompson Rogers, Chairman, Affiliated Companies
Civic Nebraska is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.


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 Magnet Elementary

    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