Advisory Board

Great Plains Tribal Chairmen’s Health Board

Jerilyn LeBeau Church, Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Corey Smith, Director of Science and Applied Informatics

Omaha Public Schools

Native Indigenous Centered Education (NICE) Teachers
Echohawk Lefthand, Program Director

Omaha Tribe

Kirk Ahrends, Walthill Public School
Michelle Blackbird, Umonhon Nation Public School

Ponca Tribe

Pat Eichberger, Education Director
Nina Yeargan, Career Development Coordinator

Rosebud Sioux Tribe

Louie Krogman, White River Schools 

Santee Sioux Tribe

Ruth LaPlante, Santee Community School
Hank Miller, Nebraska Indian Community College - Santee Campus

Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate

Lisa Forcier, SWO Tribal Education Department

Standing Rock Sioux Tribe

Dr. George Shipley, Jr., McLaughlin School District

Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska

Don Blackbird, St. Augustine Indian Mission School
Paula Kuebler, St. Augustine Indian Mission School
Kay Earth, Winnebago Public School
Samantha Loutsch, Winnebago Public School 

Yankton Sioux Tribe

Debera Lucas, Andes Central School
Frances Bullshoe, Marty Indian School
Carol Rempp, Marty Indian School
Steve Petry, Wagner Community Schools

Department of Education

Ed Stansberry, Educational Service Unit (ESU) 1
Carol Packard, Health Science Career Field Specialist

University of Nebraska

Dr. Gabriel Bruguier, Nebraska Transportation Center UNL
Nicole Busboom, EPSCOR Outreach Coordinator UNL
Dr. Tomas Helikar, Associate Professor Biochemistry UNL
Christian Minter, Librarian UNMC
Dr. William Warzak, Ret. Professor Emeritus UNMC