Board of Directors


 Marjorie Kostelnik, Board Chair 
Lincoln, NE | Senior Associate to the President University of Nebraska
 John Nimmo, Board Vice Chair 
Portland, OR | Associate Professor, Early Childhood Education, Portland State University
 Mike Brown, Board Secretary 
Prairie Village, KS | Founder, The Brainzooming Group
 Kristin Tynon, Board Treasurer 
Nebraska City, NE | CPA, Tax Director BKD, LLP.
 Deb Buhro 
Murdock, NE | CEO, Oxbow Animal Health
 Heidi Hagel-Braid 
Maple Grove, MN | Chief Program Officer, First Children’s Finance
 Kim Nall 
Colusa, CA | Director, Tribal Child Care Center
Co-Chair, Tribal Child Care Association of California
 Mary Sweeney 
Lincoln, NE | Owner and Marketing/Fundraising Mastermind, Mary Catherine Marketing
 Mike Browne 
Seattle, WA | Sr. Community Engagement & Business Manager, Hilltop Educator Institute
 Reggie Robinson 
Lincoln, NE | Field Office Director, HUD
 Stan Howard 
Chicago, IL | Founder/CEO, Law and Civics Reading and Writing Institute