Omaha Branch Alumni Directors



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2016 Board of Directors

John F. Bourne, Chair of Branch Board
International Representative
International Brotherhood of Electrical Wokers
Omaha, Nebraska

Eric Butler 
Executive Vice President-Marketing and Sales
Union Pacific Railroad
Omaha, Nebraska

Brian D. Esch
President and CEO
McCook National Bank
McCook, Nebraska

Thomas J. Henning
President and CEO
Cash-Wa Distributing Co.
Kearney, Nebraska 

Anne Hindery
Chief Executive Officer
Nonprofit Association of the Midlands
Omaha, Nebraska

Jeff W. Krejci
President and Director
Cornerstone Bank
York, Nebraska

Kimberly A. Russel
President and CEO
Bryan Health
Lincoln, Nebraska

2015 Board of Directors

G. Richard Russell, Chair of Branch Board
President and CEO
Millard Lumber Inc. 
Omaha, Nebraska

John F. Bourne
International Representative
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
Omaha, Nebraska

Eric Butler 
Executive Vice President-Marketing and Sales
Union Pacific Railroad
Omaha, Nebraska

Brian D. Esch
President and CEO
McCook National Bank
McCook, Nebraska

Anne Hindery
Chief Executive Officer
Nonprofit Association of the Midlands
Omaha, Nebraska

Jeff W. Krejci
President and Director
Cornerstone Bank
York, Nebraska

James L. Thom
Vice President
T-L Irrigation Company
Hastings, Nebraska

2014 Board of Directors

James C. Farrell, Chair of Branch Board
President and CEO
Farmers National Company
Omaha, Nebraska

John F. Bourne
International Representative
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
Omaha, Nebraska

Brian D. Esch
President & CEO
McCook National Bank
McCook, Nebraska

Anne Hindery
Chief Executive Officer
Nonprofit Association of the Midlands
Omaha, Nebraska

Jeff W. Krejci
President
First State Bank
Hickman, Nebraska

G. Richard Russell
President and CEO
Millard Lumber
Omaha, Nebraska

James Thom
Vice President
T-L Irrigation
Hastings, Nebraska 

2013 Board of Directors

James C. Farrell, Chair of Branch Board
President and CEO
Farmers National Company
Omaha, Nebraska

Brian D. Esch
President & CEO
McCook National Bank
McCook, Nebraska

Anne Hindery
Chief Executive Officer
Nonprofit Association of the Midlands
Omaha, Nebraska

Jeff W. Krejci
President
First State Bank
Hickman, Nebraska

JoAnn M. Martin
Chair, President and CEO
Ameritas Life Insurance Corp.
Lincoln, Nebraska

G. Richard Russell
President and CEO
Millard Lumber
Omaha, Nebraska

James Thom
Vice President
T-L Irrigation
Hastings, Nebraska

2012 Board of Directors

James C. Farrell, Chair of Branch Board
President and CEO
Farmers National Company
Omaha, Nebraska

Todd S. Adams
CEO
Adams Bank and Trust
Ogallala, Nebraska

Jeff W. Krejci
President
First State Bank
Hickman, Nebraska

JoAnn M. Martin
Chair, President and CEO
Ameritas Life Insurance Corp.
Lincoln, Nebraska

Natalia J. Peart
Chief Executive Officer
Women’s Center for Advancement
Omaha, Nebraska

G. Richard Russell
President and CEO
Millard Lumber
Omaha, Nebraska

James Thom
Vice President
T-L Irrigation
Hastings, Nebraska

2011 Board of Directors

James C. Farrell, Chair of Branch Board
President and CEO
Farmers National Company
Omaha, Nebraska

Todd S. Adams
CEO
Adams Bank and Trust
Ogallala, Nebraska

JoAnn M. Martin
Chair, President and CEO
Ameritas Life Insurance Corp.
Lincoln, Nebraska

Natalia Peart
CEO
Women's Center for Advancement
Omaha, Nebraska

G. Richard Russell
President and CEO
Millard Lumber
Omaha, Nebraska

Mark A. Sutko
President and CEO
Platte Valley State Bank
Kearney, Nebraska

James Thom
Vice President
T-L Irrigation
Hastings, Nebraska

2010 Board of Directors

Lyn Wallin Ziegenbein, Chairman
Executive Director
Peter Kiewit Foundation
Omaha, Nebraska

Todd S. Adams
CEO
Adams Bank and Trust
Ogallala, Nebraska

James C. Farrell
President and CEO
Farmers National Company
Omaha, Nebraska

JoAnn M. Martin
Chair, President and CEO
Ameritas Life Insurance Co.;
Executive Vice President and CFO
UNIFI Companies
Lincoln, Nebraska

G. Richard Russell
President and CEO
Millard Lumber
Omaha, Nebraska

Mark A. Sutko
President and CEO
Platte Valley State Bank
Kearney, Nebraska

James Thom
Vice President
T-L Irrigation
Hastings, Nebraska

2009 Board of Directors

Charles R. Hermes, Chairman
President
Dutton-Lainson Company
Hastings, Nebraska

Todd S. Adams
CEO
Adams Bank and Trust
Ogallala, Nebraska

Jim Farrell
President and CEO
Farmers National Company
Omaha, Nebraska

Rodrigo Lopez
President and CEO
AmeriSphere Multifamily Finance, L.L.C.
Omaha, Nebraska

JoAnn M. Martin
President and CEO
Ameritas Life Insurance Corp.
Lincoln, Nebraska

Mark A. Sutko
President and CEO
Platte Valley State Bank
Kearney, Nebraska

Lyn Wallin Ziegenbein
Executive Director
Peter Kiewit Foundation
Omaha, Nebraska

2008 Board of Directors

Charles R. Hermes, Chairman
President
Dutton-Lainson Company
Hastings, Nebraska

Todd S. Adams
CEO
Adams Bank and Trust
Ogallala, Nebraska

Rodrigo Lopez
President and CEO
AmeriSphere Multifamily Finance, L.L.C.
Omaha, Nebraska

JoAnn M. Martin
President & CEO
Ameritas Life Insurance Corp.
Lincoln, Nebraska

Mark A. Sutko
President and CEO
Platte Valley State Bank
Kearney, Nebraska

James A. Timmerman,
CFO and Secretary/Treasurer
Timmerman & Sons Feeding Co.
Springfield, Nebraska

Lyn Wallin Ziegenbein
Executive Director
Peter Kiewit Foundation
Omaha, Nebraska

2007 Board of Directors

James A. Timmerman, Chairman
CFO and Secretary/Treasurer
Timmerman & Sons Feeding Co.
Springfield, Nebraska

Todd S. Adams
CEO
Adams Bank and Trust
Ogallala, Nebraska

Charles R. Hermes
President
Dutton-Lainson Company
Hastings, Nebraska

Rodrigo Lopez
President and CEO
AmeriSphere Multifamily Finance, L.L.C.
Omaha, Nebraska

Cynthia Hardin Milligan
Dean-College of Business Administration
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Lincoln, Nebraska

Mark A. Sutko
President and CEO
Platte Valley State Bank
Kearney, Nebraska

Lyn Wallin Ziegenbein
Executive Director
Peter Kiewit Foundation
Omaha, Nebraska

2006 Board of Directors

James A. Timmerman, Chairman
Chief Financial Officer
Timmerman & Sons Feeding Company
Springfield, Nebraska

Charles R. Hermes
President
Dutton-Lainson Company
Hastings, Nebraska

Rodrigo Lopez
President and CEO
AmeriSphere Multifamily Finance, L.L.C.
Omaha, Nebraska

Cynthia Hardin Milligan
Dean / College of Business Administration
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Lincoln, Nebraska

Michael J. Nelson
Chairman
FirsTier Bank
Kimball, Nebraska

Mark A. Sutko
President and CEO
Platte Valley State Bank
Kearney, Nebraska

Lyn Wallin Ziegenbein
Executive Director
Peter Kiewit Foundation
Omaha, Nebraska

2005 Board of Directors

James A. Timmerman, Chairman
Chief Financial Officer
Timmerman & Sons Feeding Company
Springfield, Nebraska

Charles R. Hermes
President
Dutton-Lainson Company
Hastings, Nebraska

Rodrigo Lopez
President and CEO
AmeriSphere Multifamily Finance, L.L.C.
Omaha, Nebraska<

Cynthia Hardin Milligan
Dean / College of Business Administration
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Lincoln, Nebraska

Terry L. Moore
President
Omaha Federation of Labor
Omaha, Nebraska

Michael J. Nelson
Chairman
FirsTier Bank
Kimball, Nebraska

Judith A. Owen
Retired President and CEO
Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
Omaha, Nebraska

2004 Board of Directors

A.F. "Tony" Raimondo, Chairman
Chairman and CEO
Behlen Mfg. Co.
Columbus, Nebraska

Rodrigo Lopez
President and CEO
AmeriSphere Multifamily Finance, L.L.C.
Omaha, Nebraska

Cynthia Hardin Milligan
Dean - College of Business Administration
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Lincoln, Nebraska

Terry L. Moore
President
Omaha Federation of Labor
Omaha, Nebraska

Michael J. Nelson
Chairman
FirsTier Bank
Kimball, Nebraska

Judith A. Owen
Retired President and CEO
Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
Omaha, Nebraska

James A. Timmerman
Chief Financial Officer
Timmerman & Sons Feeding Company
Springfield, Nebraska

2003 Board of Directors

A.F. "Tony" Raimondo, Chairman
Chairman and CEO
Behlen Mfg. Co.
Columbus, Nebraska

Frank L. Hayes
President
Hayes & Associates, L.L.C., CPAs
Omaha, Nebraska

H.H. "Hod" Kosman
Chairman, President, and CEO
Platte Valley National Bank
Scottsbluff, Nebraska

Cynthia Hardin Milligan
Dean, College of Business Administration
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Lincoln, Nebraska

Judith A. Owen
President and CEO
Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
Omaha, Nebraska

James A. Timmerman
Chief Financial Officer and Secretary/Treasurer
Timmerman & Sons Feeding Company
Springfield, Nebraska

2002 Board of Directors

Bob L. Gottsch, Chairman
Vice President
Gottsch Feeding Corporation
Hastings, Nebraska

Frank L. Hayes
President
Hayes & Associates, L.L.C., CPAs
Omaha, Nebraska

H.H. "Hod" Kosman
Chairman, President, and CEO
Platte Valley National Bank
Scottsbluff, Nebraska

Cynthia Hardin Milligan
Dean - College of Business Administration
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Lincoln, Nebraska

Judith A. Owen
President and CEO
Wells Fargo Bank Nebraska, N.A.
Omaha, Nebraska

A.F. "Tony" Raimondo
Chairman and CEO
Behlen Mfg. Co.
Columbus, Nebraska

Timothy Sandos
Omaha, Nebraska

2001 Board of Directors

Gladys Styles Johnston, Chairman
Chancellor
University of Nebraska at Kearney
Kearney, Nebraska

Bob L. Gottsch
Vice President
Gottsch Feeding Corporation
Hastings, Nebraska

Frank L. Hayes
President
Hayes & Associates, L.L.C., CPAs
Omaha, Nebraska

H.H. "Hod" Kosman
Chairman, President, and CEO
Platte Valley National Bank
Scottsbluff, Nebraska

Judith A. Owen
President and CEO
Wells Fargo Bank Nebraska, N.A.
Omaha, Nebraska

A.F. "Tony" Raimondo
Chairman and CEO
Behlen Mfg. Co.
Columbus, Nebraska

2000 Board of Directors

Gladys Styles Johnston, Chairman
Chancellor
University of Nebraska at Kearney
Kearney, Nebraska

Bob L. Gottsch
Vice President
Gottsch Feeding Corporation
Hastings, Nebraska

Frank L. Hayes
President
Hayes & Associates, L.L.C., CPAs
Omaha, Nebraska

H.H. Hod Kosman
Chairman, President, and CEO
Platte Valley National Bank
Scottsbluff, Nebraska

Judith A. Owen
President and CEO
Wells Fargo Bank Nebraska, N.A.
Omaha, Nebraska

A.F. "Tony" Raimondo
Chairman and CEO
Behlen Mfg. Co.
Columbus, Nebraska

1999 Board of Directors

Gladys Styles Johnston, Chairman
Chancellor
University of Nebraska at Kearney
Kearney, Nebraska

Bill L. Fairfield
Dreamfield Parners, Inc.
Omaha, Nebraska

Bob L. Gottsch
Vice President
Gottsch Feeding Corporation
Hastings, Nebraska

Frank L. Hayes
President
Hayes & Associates, L.L.C., CPAs
Omaha, Nebraska

H.H. "Hod" Kosman
Chairman, President, and CEO
Platte Valley National Bank
Scottsbluff, Nebraska

Bruce R. Lauritzen
Chairman and President
First National Bank of Omaha
Omaha, Nebraska

A.F. "Tony" Raimondo
Chairman and CEO
Behlen Mfg. Co.
Columbus, Nebraska

1998 Board of Directors

Arthur L. Shoener, Chairman
President
Shoener Consulting LLC
Omaha, Nebraska

Bob L. Gottsch
Vice President
Gottsch Feeding Corporation
Hastings, Nebraska

Frank L. Hayes
President
Hayes & Associates, L.L.C.
Omaha, Nebraska

Gladys Styles Johnston
Chancellor
University of Nebraska at Kearney
Kearney, Nebraska

H.H. "Hod" Kosman
Chairman, President, and CEO
Platte Valley National Bank
Scottsbluff, Nebraska

Bruce R. Lauritzen
Chairman and President
First National Bank of Omaha
Omaha, Nebraska

Robert L. Peterson
Chairman and CEO
IBP, Inc.
Dakota City, Nebraska

1997 Board of Directors

Arthur L. Shoener, Chairman
Omaha, Nebraska

Bob L. Gottsch
Vice President
Gottsch Feeding Corporation
Hastings, Nebraska

Gladys Styles Johnston
Chancellor
University of Nebraska at Kearney
Kearney, Nebraska

Bruce R. Lauritzen
President
First National Bank of Omaha
Omaha, Nebraska

Donald A. Leu
President and CEO
Consumer Credit Counseling Services
Omaha, Nebraska

Thomas H. Olson
Chairman
First National Bank
Sidney, Nebraska

Robert L. Peterson
Chairman, President, and CEO
IBP, Inc.
Dakota City, Nebraska

1996 Board of Directors

LeRoy W. Thom, Chairman
President
T-L Irrigation Company
Hastings, Nebraska

Gladys Styles Johnston
Chancellor
University of Nebraska at Kearney
Kearney, Nebraska

Bruce R. Lauritzen
President
First National Bank of Omaha
Omaha, Nebraska

Donald A. Leu
President and CEO
Consumer Credit Counseling Service
Omaha, Nebraska

Thomas H. Olson
Chairman
First National Bank
Sidney, Nebraska

Robert L. Peterson
Chairman and CEO
IBP, Inc.
Dakota City, Nebraska

Arthur L. Shoener
Executive Vice President-Operations
Union Pacific Railroad
Omaha, Nebraska

1995 Board of Directors

LeRoy W. Thom, Chairman
President
T-L Irrigation Company
Hastings, Nebraska

Gladys Styles Johnston
Chancellor
University of Nebraska at Kearney
Kearney, Nebraska

Bruce R. Lauritzen
President
First National Bank of Omaha
Omaha, Nebraska

Donald A. Leu
President and CEO
Consumer Credit Counseling Service
Omaha, Nebraska

Thomas H. Olson
Chairman
First National Bank
Sidney, Nebraska

Robert L. Peterson
Chairman, President, and CEO
IBP, Inc.
Dakota City, Nebraska

Arthur L. Shoener
Executive Vice President-Operations
Union Pacific Railroad
Omaha, Nebraska

1994 Board of Directors

Sheila Griffin, Chairman
Special Adviser to the Governor
of the State of Nebraska for
International Trade
Lincoln, Nebraska

Bruce R. Lauritzen
President
First National Bank of Omaha
Omaha, Nebraska

Donald A. Leu
President and CEO
Consumer Credit Counseling Service
Omaha, Nebraska

Thomas H. Olson
Chairman
First National Bank
Sidney, Nebraska

Robert L. Peterson
Chairman, President, and CEO
IBP, Inc.
Dakota City, Nebraska

Arthur L. Shoener
Executive Vice President-Operations
Union Pacific Railroad
Omaha, Nebraska

LeRoy W. Thom
President
T-L Irrigation Company
Hastings, Nebraska

1993 Board of Directors

Sheila Griffin, Chairman
Special Adviser to the Governor
of the State of Nebraska for
International Trade
Lincoln, Nebraska

Bruce R. Lauritzen
President
First National Bank of Omaha
Omaha, Nebraska

Donald A. Leu
President and CEO
Consumer Credit Counseling Service
Omaha, Nebraska

Thomas H. Olson
Chairman of the Board
First National Bank
Sidney, Nebraska

Robert L. Peterson
Chairman, President, and CEO
IBP, Inc.
Dakota City, Nebraska

Arthur L. Shoener
Executive Vice President-Operations
Union Pacific Railroad
Omaha, Nebraska

LeRoy W. Thom
President
T-L Irrigation Company
Hastings, Nebraska

1992 Board of Directors

Sheila Griffin, Chairman
Special Adviser to the Governor
of the State of Nebraska for
International Trade
Lincoln, Nebraska

John R. Cochran
President and CEO
Norwest Bank Nebraska, N.A.
Omaha, Nebraska

Donald A. Leu
President and CEO
Consumer Credit Counseling Service
Omaha, Nebraska

Thomas H. Olson
Chairman of the Board
First National Bank
Sidney, Nebraska

LeRoy W. Thom
President
T-L Irrigation Company
Hastings, Nebraska