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

Omaid Zabih, J.D., Federal Policy Director, Nebraska Appleseed – Chair
Elizabeth Lopez Everett, M.B.A., Deputy Director, First Five Nebraska – Vice Chair
César García, Executive Director, Canopy South – Treasurer
Carol A. Subiabre, Ph.D., Lecturer of Spanish, University of Nebraska – Secretary
Yohance Christie, J.D., City of Lincoln City Attorney
Drew Davies, Owner, Oxide Design
Eric Gerrard, J.D., Attorney/Lobbyist, Eric Gerrard LLC
Sue Quambusch, Owner, Sue Quambusch Consulting – Non-voting

The Civic Nebraska Board of Advisers

Sue Quambusch, Owner, Sue Quambusch Consulting – Chair
Becky Gould, J.D., Executive Director, Nebraska Appleseed
Charlyne Berens, Retired Journalism Professor
Nicki Behmer, Real Estate Agent, ReMax Realty
Alison Armstrong, Community Volunteer
Linsey Camplin, J.D., Attorney, McHenry Haszard Law
Milo Mummgaard, Executive Director, Center for Arkansas Legal
Liz Ring Carlson, Vice President, Corporate Communications, Community Relations and Event Planning at
Tim Hill, Professor of Political Science, Doane University
Emily Vanous, Operations Manager, Civix Strategy Group
John McCollister, Former State Senator, Policy Advisor, Together Omaha
Drey Samuelson, Former Chief of Staff, U.S. Senator Tim Johnson
Julie Diegel, Former Executive Director of Nebraska Recycling Council; Community Volunteer
Ebony McKiver, Senior Engagement Manager, Gates Ventures
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