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Board

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

  • Jane Martin-Hoffman, Vice Chair

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

  • David Hubbard, Secretary

    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

  • Daniel Beckwith

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

  • Sheila Cole

    At Large Director
    402.689.6950
    cole.sheila1[at]gmail.com
    Term Expires 4/2022

  • Melissa Gaines Johnson

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

  • Kelly Gering

    Representing M Class
    402.968.8996
    kelly[at]sharedstory.net
    Term Expires 4/2022

  • Samantha Gilkerson

    Representing M Class
    308.760.5041
    gilkersoncounseling[at]gmail.com
    Term Expires 4/2022

  • Mary Rose Icenogle

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

  • Janyne Peek Emsick

    At Large Director
    402.346.5856
    janyne[at]integrowinc.com
    Term Expires 4/2022

  • Joan Sabott

    At Large Director
    1824 W Division Street
    Grand Island NE 68803
    402.936.5252
    joansabott[at]gmail.com
    Term Expires 4/2022

  • Sharon Schmidt

    Representing MC Class
    The Resolution Center
    120 S 5th Street
    Beatrice, NE 68310
    402.223.6061
    sschmidt[at]theresolutioncenter.org