Our board represents a cross-section of our state and has a passion for the arts and their broad impact on communities, schools, and individuals.

Board List
(current as of February 2014)

President
Vice President of Arts Education
Patsy Koch Johns, Lincoln

Past President
Jo Ann Emerson, Lincoln

Vice President of Legislation
Jamie Ulmer, Beatrice

Vice President of Marketing
Marty Skomal, Omaha

Vice President of Membership
Barbara Zach, Lincoln

Secretary
Suzanne Wise, Lincoln

Treasurer
Petra Wahlqvist, Lincoln

At-Large Members
Rex Barker, Omaha

Steve Barth, Kearney

Cindy Cronn, Omaha

Debbie DeFrain, Lincoln

Mark Foradori, Kearney

Susan Hart, Cozad

Shari Hofschire, Omaha

Becky Stahr, York

Richard Vierk, Lincoln

L. James Wright, Omaha

Executive Director
Doug Zbylut, Omaha
doug@nebraskansforthearts.org