Board of Directors

  • Terrence J. Ferguson,
  • David Brown,
    Vice Chairman
  • Timothy Smith,
  • David Hecker,
  • Stephen Bruckner
  • Gail DeBoer
  • H. Frederick Kuehl
  • John Newman
  • David Gardels,                       Advisors Chair


  • David Gardels, Advisors Chair
  • Linda Andersen
  • Dr. Gail Baker
  • Dr. A. Barron Breland
  • Sandra Bruns
  • Bradley Davis
  • Dr. Viv L. Ewing
  • Dr. Washington Garcia
  • Rob Gilmer
  • Caroline Hinrichs
  • Mark Hinrichs
  • Rachel Jacobson
  • Carter Jones
  • Vernie Jones
  • Mark Allen Maser
  • Brigitte McQueen-Shew
  • Hillary Nather-Detisch
  • Robert Owen
  • Dr. Debra Reilly-Culver
  • Kim Simon
  • Mary Ann Strasheim
  • Jerry Syslo
  • Chris Tombrello
  • Dr. James Tracy
  • Anne Thorne Weaver
  • Jim Winner


Former Board Members


  • James H. Keene III


Roger Weitz
General Director
402.346.4398 ext. 105

Jenny Daggett
Director of Finance and Human Resources
402.346.4398 ext. 108

Shannon Walenta
Managing Director 
402.346.4398 ext. 204 


Rebecca Ihnen
Office Manager
402.346.4398 ext. 100


Kat Pursell
Production Manager

Jesse Koza
Artistic Associate
402.346.4398 ext. 217

Community Engagement

Dimitri Kontos
Engagement Programs Manager
402.346.4398 ext. 107

Marketing/Public Relations

Katie Broman
Director of Marketing and Public Relations
402.346.4398 ext. 206

Howard Coffin
Audience Development and Sales Manager
402.346.4398 ext. 111

Rachel Wagner
Graphic Designer


Jessica Blackman
Director of Development
402.346.4398 ext. 109


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