BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Nebraska Appleseed fights for justice and opportunity for all Nebraskans

We’re grateful to have a dedicated and compassionate Board of Directors. They dedicate their energy, time, relationships, guidance, and resources to advance the fight for justice and opportunity.

President

Catherine Wilson

UNL College of Law
Lincoln, NE

President-Elect

Arthur I. Zygielbaum, Ph.D.

University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Lincoln, NE

Treasurer

John Smolsky

Partner at HBE LLP
Omaha, NE

Secretary

Josh Bartee

President and CEO, Enterprise Bank
Omaha, NE

Immediate Past President

Megan Wright

Attorney at Cline Williams Wright Johnson & Oldfather, LLP
Omaha, NE

Michael Berry

CPA, Partner at O’Donnell, Ficenec, Wills & Ferdig, (OFWF)
Omaha, NE

Carol Bloch

Retired: Teacher
Omaha, NE

Beatty Brasch

Center for People in Need
Lincoln, NE

Stuart Chittenden

Squishtalks
Omaha, NE

Timothy L. Christian

Night Fox Entertainment
Omaha, NE

Tim Cuddigan

Cuddigan Law
Omaha, NE

Roger Gonzales

UNMC
Omaha, NE

Wanda Gottschalk

Retired: Child Saving Institute
Omaha, NE

Kamron Hasan

Senior Associate at Husch Blackwell LLP
Omaha, NE

Naomi Hattaway

Director of Communications and Community Initiatives,
Front Porch Investments
Omaha, NE

Matthew J. Johnson

Omaha, NE

Katie A. Joseph

Attorney at Cline Williams Wright Johnson & Oldfather, LLP
Lincoln, NE

Derrick Olivares Martinez

Lincoln, NE

M. Dewayne Mays

Retired: USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service
Lincoln, NE

Randall Moody

Retired
Lincoln, NE

Shirley Peng

Disaster Relief Project Manager at Legal Aid of Nebraska
Lincoln, NE

Garrett Schwindt

Lincoln, NE

Danellr Smith

DAnelle Smith

Partner
Big Fire Law and Policy Group
Winnebago, NE

Patricia Zieg

Retired
Omaha, NE

Affiliations above for identification only.

Emeritus Members

Fritz Cassman

Lourdes Gouveia

Vard Johnson

Milo Mumgaard

Elaine Spire

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