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, Executive Director, Buford Foundation – Treasurer
César Garcia, Principal, DLR Group
Drew Davies, Owner, Oxide Design
Yohance Christie, Deputy Lancaster County Public Defender
Laine Norton, University of Nebraska Foundation
Omaid Zabih, J.D., Federal Policy Director, Nebraska Appleseed
Tim Hruza, Attorney

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
Judge (Ret.) Jan Gradwohl
Alison Armstrong, Community Advocate
Eric Berger, Associate Professor of Law, University of Nebraska College of Law
Mike Battershell, 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
Scott Eastman, Associate Professor, Creighton University
Charles Coley, The Cloudburst Group

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


  • Lincoln Administrative & Program Office
    1111 Lincoln Mall, Suite 350, Lincoln, NE 68508
    Main Line: 402.904.5191
  • Omaha Office
    University of Nebraska Omaha
    6001 Dodge Street, Omaha, NE 68182
    Main Line: 402.554.3584
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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