Statewide Advisory Board

Through a statewide advisory board, the Nebraska AHEC Program has a statewide advisory board made up of policy, health care, state officials, and community members from across the state. Members advise on how to best meet programmatic goals and identify potential partnerships to best meet the health care workforce needs in Nebraska.

If interested in learning more please contact Lydia Sand, Deputy Director and Program Manager

Current advisory board members:

Name Organization 
Amy Behnke Health Center Association of Nebraska
Amy Reynoldson Nebraska Medical Association
Brenda Ram University of Nebraska Medical Center
Dr. Paul Davis University of Nebraska-Omaha
Elizabeth Stout University of Nebraska Medical Center
Erin Schneider Behavioral Health Education Center of Nebraska
Heidi Peirce Nebraska Division of Public Health Office of Rural Health
Jamelyn Foster Nebraska Department of Education
Jed Hansen Nebraska Rural Health Association
Jill Sand Southeast Community College
Jon Borton Nebraska Hospital Association
Kelly Betts University of Nebraska Medical Center
Kim Bearnes UNL Northeast Research and Extension Center
Peggy Ables University of Nebraska-Kearney
Susan Bockrath Nebraska Association of Local Health Directors