University of Nebraska Medical Center

Erin O. Schneider, EdD, MSW

Deputy Director, BHECN


Erin Schneider

Dr. Erin Schneider joined BHECN in June of 2020. She works with the leadership team to develop, organize, facilitate, implement, and evaluate its external relations plan to the community and promote the behavioral health workforce.

Dr. Schneider originally joined UNMC's CityMatCH organization. CityMatCH is the national membership organization for urban maternal and child health professionals. CityMatCH provided Erin with the opportunity to work with passionate public health professionals across the country. Prior to working at CityMatCH, Dr. Schneider enjoyed working in rural Alaska, where she would fly to villages and provide home visits to Alaska Native families.

Dr. Schneider has 12 years of experience in social work and behavioral health, a bachelor of science degree in psychology from Drake University, and a master of social work degree from the University of Kansas and a doctor of education degree from Nebraska Methodist College.