Board of Directors

In Iroquois society, leaders are encouraged to remember seven generations in the past and consider seven generations in the future when making decisions that affect the people. 

– Wilma Mankiller


Mark Foxall, Ph.D. – Board Chairman 
Professor School of Criminology and 
Criminal Justice
University of Nebraska at Omaha
6001 Dodge Street 68182-0149
Omaha, Nebraska

Ernest White – Vice Chairman
American National Bank
3147 Ames Avenue
Omaha, Nebraska 68111

Jami Kemp – Treasurer
American National Bank
Organizational Development Partner
8990 West Dodge Rd
Omaha, Nebraska 68114

Lecia E. Wright, Secretary
Assistant U.S. Attorney
U.S. Attorney’s Office
1620 Dodge Street, Suite 1400
Omaha, Nebraska 68102



Rodney Evans
Chief Executive Officer
Metro Area Youth Services (MAYS)
5150 Ames Avenue
Omaha, Nebraska 68104

Sonia Keffer
Learning and Development Training Coordinator
Heartland Family Service
2101 South 42nd Street
Omaha, Nebraska 68105

Katie Pierce, BSN, RN, CEN, CPEN
Trauma Program Manager
Division of Trauma Surgery and
Surgical Critical Care
CHI Health
Omaha, Nebraska

Karen Saxton
Trauma Program
Nebraska Medicine
987461 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, Nebraska 68198-7461


Exemplary leaders search for opportunities by seizing the initiative and looking outward for innovative ways to improve; they experiment and take risks, constantly generating small wins and learning from mistakes..

Jim Kouzes & Berry Posner
Great Leadership Creates Great Workplaces (2013)