Past Leadership

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Past Leadership

CO-FOUNDERS:
* Steve Andersen, Steve Andersen Electrical Contractors, Inc.
* Ron Fechner, Millard Good Samaritan Center


STEERING COMMITTEE:
* President: Mel Oliva, Bankers Life & Casualty Company
* Vice President: Renee Benson, Valvoline Instant Oil Change
* Secretary: Mel Hanna, Millard Dairy Queen
* Treasurer: Terry Zaback, American National Bank
* Communication: Don Whittington, M J Mortgage
* Marketing: Corky Blum, Security National Bank
* Membership: Jim Currie, Papillion Sanitation
* Referral Groups: Rich Howdle, Mail Solutions
* Social: Kelly Wills, Lee Sapp Ford
* Website: Tony Bowman, Botek,
Steve Andersen, Steve Andersen Electrical Contractors, Inc.
Ron Fechner, Millard Good Samaritan Center
George McTwiggan, Executive Auto Inc.


2013-2014 BOARD MEMBERS
*Past President: Jennifer Ensz, Bank of the West
*President: Keo Jorgensen, Riekes Packaging Corp.
*President-Elect: Chris Marshall, Marshall Financial Strategies
*Vice President: Michele Helaney, Omaha Blue Waves Martial Arts, Health & Fitness
*Secretary: Joanne Carlberg, Good Samaritan Society-Millard
*Treasurer: Angie Fiedler, AF Bookkeeping
*Community Involvement: Mike Seelhoff, Bland & Associates, P.C.
*Education: Justin Lorimer, RE/MAX Results
*Government: Paula Teetor, Interiors by Paula, LLC
*Membership: Kenny Engelmeyer, Primerica / Ed Leistad, Safeguard Printing & Promotional Products
*Referral Group: Heather Bell, State Farm Insurance
*Networking: Dee Hankins, Millard Plaza Ballroom
*Marketing (Print): Cyndi Crews, Publication Printing of Nebraska, Inc
*Marketing (New Media): Jeff Quandt, On-Q Marketing
*MBCF Representative: Rick Blessing, MetLife Financial


2012-2013 BOARD MEMBERS
*Past President: Ben Thompson, Thompson Law Office, PC, LLO
*President: Jennifer Ensz, Bank of the West
*President-Elect: Keo Jorgensen, Riekes Packaging Corp.
*Vice President: Michele Helaney, Omaha Blue Waves Martial Arts, Health & Fitness
*Secretary: Danielle Zeigler - My Insurance-Mary Sladek Agency
*Treasurer: Jason Gustafson - Wells Fargo Bank
*Community Involvement: Mike Seelhoff, Bland & Associates, P.C.
*Education: Chris Marshall - Compass Benefit Advisors
*Government: Paula Teetor - Interiors by Paula
*Membership: Kenny Engelmeyer, Primerica / Ed Leistad, Safeguard Printing & Promotional Products
*Referral Group: Jeri Homolka, Benefit Choices Nebraska
*Networking: Dee Hankins - Millard Plaza Ballroom / Mary Ann Borgeson -Douglas County Commissioner
*Marketing: Cyndi Crews, Publication Printing of Nebraska, Inc


2011-2012 BOARD MEMBERS
*Past President: Paula Teetor, Interiors by Paula, LLC
*President: Ben Thompson, Thompson Law Office, PC, LLO
*President-Elect: Jennifer Ensz, Bank of the West
*Vice President: Keo Jorgensen, Riekes Packaging Corp.
*Secretary: Jennifer Ensz, Bank of the West
*Treasurer: Mary Litz, Pinnacle Bank
*Community Involvement: Mike Seelhoff, Bland & Associates, P.C.
*Education: Deb Swenson, LIMHP
*Government: Steve Andersen, Steve Andersen Electrical Contractors, Inc.
*Membership: Kenny Engelmeyer, Primerica / Ed Leistad, Safeguard Printing &
Promotional Products
*Referral Group: Jeri Homolka, Benefit Choices Nebraska
*Networking: Kevin Capece, Montclair Insurance Group / Dee Hankins, Millard
Plaza Ballroom
*Marketing: Cyndi Crews, Publication Printing of Nebraska, Inc


2010-2011 BOARD MEMBERS:
*Past President: Dee Hankins, Millard Plaza Ballroom and Catering
*President: Paula Teetor, Interiors by Paula, LLC
*President-Elect: Ben Thompson, Thompson Law Office, LLC
*Vice President: Jennifer Ensz, Bank of the West
*Secretary: Rachelle Brott, West Omaha Chiropractic & Sports Injury Clinic
*Treasurer: Mary Litz, Pinnacle Bank
*Community Involvement: Mike Seelhoff, Bland & Associates, P.C.
*Education: Renee Benson, Valvoline Instant Oil Change
*Government: Steve Andersen, Steve Andersen Electrical Contractors, Inc.
*Membership: Kenny Engelmeyer, Primerica / Ed Leistad, Safeguard Printing &
Promotional Products
*Referral Group: Trevor Smith, Continuum Financial
*Networking: Cyndi Crews, Publication Printing of Nebraska, Inc


2009-2010 BOARD MEMBERS:
* Past President: Rebecca Graf, Great Western Bank
Steve Andersen, Steve Andersen Electrical Contractors, Inc.
* President: Dee Hankins, Millard Plaza Ballroom and Catering
* President-Elect: Paula Teetor, Interiors by Paula, LLC
* Vice President: Jennifer Ensz, Bank of the West
* Secretary: Paula Wilcher, Valpak of Omaha
* Treasurer: Sarah White, First National Bank
* Community Involvement: Kim Witte, PowerPay and Doodle Cakes
* Education: Julie Sigmon, Huntington Learning Center
* Government: Acela Turco, Tuffy Auto Service Center
* Membership: Kenny Engelmeyer, Primerica
* Referral Group: Pam Bissell, Spa Star
* Networking: Deb Swenson, LMHP

2008-2009 BOARD MEMBERS:
* Past President: Deb Swenson, LMHP
* President: Rebecca Graf, Great Western Bank
* President-Elect: Dee Hankins, Millard Plaza Ballroom and Catering
* Vice President: Renee Benson, Valvoline Instant Oil Change
* Secretary: Paula Teetor, Interiors by Paula, LLC
* Treasurer: Jennifer Ensz, Bank of the West
* Education: Julie Sigmon, Huntington Learning Center
* Government: Steve Andersen, Steve Andersen Electrical Contractors, Inc.
* Membership: Kenny Engelmeyer, Primerica
* Referral Group: Aaron Nielsen, Nielsen Chiropractic
* Social: Pam Bissell, Spa Star


2007-2008 BOARD MEMBERS:
* Past President: Kelly Wills, Big Red Rocks
* President: Deb Swenson, LMHP
* President-Elect: Rebecca Graf, Great Western Bank
* Vice President: Ben Thompson, Thompson Law Office. LLC
* Secretary: Dee Hankins, Millard Plaza Ballroom and Catering
* Treasurer: Timothy Johansen, US Bank
* Community Involvement: Kim Witte, PowerPay and Doodle Cakes
* Education: Paula Teetor, Interiors by Paula, LLC
* Government: Aaron Nielsen, Nielsen Chiropractic
* Marketing: Kim Madrigal, Centris Federal Credit Union
* Membership: Mike Wicht, Prochaska & Associates
* Referral Group: Cindy Hanssen, The Nebraska Medical Center
* Social: Pam Bissell, Spa Star


2006-2007 BOARD MEMBERS:
* Past President: Steve Andersen, Steve Andersen Electrical Contractors Inc.
* Rich Howdle, Mail Solutions
* President: Kelly Wills, Copple Chevrolet-GMC
* President- Elect: Deb Swenson, LMHP
* Patrick Bonnett, Encore Financial Services
* Vice President: Jeri Homolka, Innovative Benefits
* Secretary: Dee Hankins, Millard Plaza Ballroom and Catering
* Treasurer: Tim Johansen, Bank of Nebraska
* Community Involvement: Deb Swenson, LMHP
* Education: Rebecca Graf, Great Western Bank
* Government: Ben Thompson, Thompson Law Office, LLC
* Marketing: Kim Madrigal, Centris Federal Credit Union
* Membership: Dick Hovorka, CBSHOME Mortgage
* Referral: Dan McGlynn, Indoff Office Equipment
* Social: Krysten Parker, Sparking Imagination


2005-2006 BOARD MEMBERS:
* Past President: Steve Andersen, Steve Andersen Electrical Contractors Inc.
* President: Rich Howdle, Mail Solutions
* Vice President: Diane Sullivan, The Organization Station
* Secretary: Renee Benson, Valvoline Instant Oil Change
Rebecca Graf, Great Western Bank
* Treasurer: Tim Roddy, Masimore, Magnuson & Associates, PC
* Community: Dr. Greg Fry, Fry Chiropractic
* Government: Ben Thompson, Johnson Thompson LLP
* Marketing: Lauralee Miller, The Alternative Group
* Membership: Patrick Bonnett, Encore Financial Services, Inc.
* Referral: Tim Johansen, Bank of Nebraska
* Social: Rich Sullinger, TierOne Bank
* Website: Craig Kibbe, Husker Access


2004-2005 BOARD MEMBERS:
* Past President: Dave Fournier, Fournier & Dales
* Past President: Steve Andersen, Steve Andersen Electrical Contractors, Inc.
* President: Rich Howdle, Mail Solutions
* Vice President: Alissa McGinnis, Bank of Nebraska
Ben Thompson, Johnson Thompson LLP
* Secretary: Renee Benson, Valvoline Instant Oil Change
* Treasurer: Dave Smith, RE/MAX Commercial Real Estate Group
* Community: Dr. Greg Fry, Fry Chiropractic & Fitness
* Education: Ben Thompson, Johnson Thompson LLP
* Marketing: Kyrsten Parker, Sparking Imagination
* Membership: Mike Jeffers, Primerica
* Referral Groups: Tim Johansen, Bank of Nebraska
* Social: Dawn Phillips, Curves


2003-2004 BOARD MEMBERS:
* Past President: Steve Andersen, Steve Andersen Electrical Contractors, Inc.
* President: Dave Fournier, Fournier & Dales LLP
* President Elect: Mel Oliva, Bankers Life & Casualty Company
* Vice President: Rich Howdle, Mail Solutions
* Secretary: Mel Hanna, Millard Dairy Queen
* Treasurer: Corky Blum, Security National Bank
* Community: Dr. Jeff Faimon, Chiropractic Care Center
* Education: Steve Opplinger, Buffalo Wild Wings
* Marketing: Kurt Goetzinger, Primal Concepts
Patty Rasmussen, Millard Public Schools Alumni Association
* Membership: Renee Benson, Valvoline Instant Oil Change
* Social: Stan Lewis, Omaha.com
Kelly Wills, Lee Sapp Ford