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Who We Are

Board & Staff

Our board represents a cross-section of our community and has a passion for our organization and those we serve. The members work hard to ensure long-term sustainability of the organization and oversee that the funds raised directly affect those in need.

Board of Directors

  • Casey Karges, Board Chair

    Representing MC Class
    The Mediation Center
    610 J Street, Suite 100
    Lincoln NE 68508
    402.441.5740
    ckarges[at]themediationcenter.org

  • Joan Sabott, Vice Chair

    At Large Director
    1824 W Division Street
    Grand Island NE 68803
    402.936.5252
    joansabott[at]gmail.com
    Term Expires 4/2019

  • Jay Wilson, Treasurer

    At Large Director
    Concord Mediation Center
    4225 N 90th St
    Omaha NE 68134
    402.345.1131
    jbwilson@concord-center.com
    Term Expires 4/2019

  • Daniel Beckwith

    At Large Director
    4125 N 142 Avenue
    Omaha, NE 68164
    402.953.8792
    danieljbeckwith[at]gmail.com
    Term Expires 4/2020

  • Melissa Gaines Johnson

    Representing MC Class
    Central Mediation Center
    412 West 48th Street, Suite 222
    PO Box 838
    Kearney, NE 68848
    308.237.4692
    mjonson[at]centralmediationcenter.com

  • David Hubbard

    Representing M Class
    Douglas County Conciliation and Mediation
    Hall of Justice
    17th & Farnam Streets, Rom 155
    Omaha NE 68183
    402.444.1942
    david.hubbard[at]dc4dc.com
    Term Expires 4/2021

  • Susan Koenig

    Representing M Class
    Mayer, Burns and Koenig
    308 N Locust
    PO Box 2300
    Grand Island, NE 68801
    308.384.1120
    susan[at]mbaklaw.com
    Term Expires 4/2020

  • Jane Martin-Hoffman

    Representing MC Class
    Nebraska Mediation Center
    Dodge County Courthouse
    435 North Park
    Fremont NE 68026
    402.753.9415
    janem[at]nebraskamediationcenter.com

  • Lori McKeon

    Representing MC Class
    Concord Mediation Center
    4225 N 90th St
    Omaha NE 68134
    402.345.1131
    lmckeon[at]concord-center.com

  • Mary Rose Richter

    Representing M Class
    P.O. Box 838
    Kearney, NE 68848
    308.237.4692
    mrrichter[at]centralmediationcenter.com
    Term Expires 4/2021

  • Larry Scherer

    Representing M Class
    Nebraska State Education Association
    605 S 14th Street
    Lincoln, NE 68508
    402.475.7611
    larry.scherer[at]nsea.org
    Term Expires 4/2019

  • Kandi Weinbender

    At Large Director
    409 N Chestnut Street
    Kimball, NE 69145
    kkweinb[at]embarqmail.com
    Term Expires 4/2019

Our staff has a strong commitment to serving the many constituents of our organization. But first and foremost, they focus their energies on those who take advantage of our programs and services.

Staff

  • Kelly Riley, Director

    Nebraska Mediation Association
    P.O. Box 13
    Beatrice, NE 68310
    kelly[at]nemediation.org
    402.302.1025