Board of Directors

As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, we are led by a volunteer board of directors comprised of industry leaders from across the region. Our board is a group of individuals, elected to establish policies for organizational management and oversight, and to make decisions on major issues.

2018 Board of Directors:

Tom Macy, MHA, FACHE (Chairman)
Corporate VP of Clinical Programs, Nebraska Medicine

Tom Culross (Secretary/Treasurer)
Vice President, Environment, Health Safety & Security, ConAgra Foods, Inc.

Robert Likes (Counsel)
Partner, Likes Meyerson Hatch

Chuck Downey (Nominating Chair & Exec. Committee)
President, Warren Distribution, Inc.

Christel Anderson
Worker’s Compensation & Safety Analyst, Nebraska Furniture Mart

Alan Brodin
Vice President, Group Administrative Manager, Kiewit Building Group, Inc.

Corey Christensen
 Facility Manager, OrthoNebraska

Dennis Eden
Vice President/General Manager, MMC Contractors

Doug Engel
General Manager, PCS Phosphate

Patrick Gredys
Vice President/EPS Division, Airlite Plastics, Inc.

Christopher Hilkemann
Vice President – Risk Management/Associate General Counsel, Crete Carrier Corporation

Eric Koeppe
President/CEO, National Safety Council, Nebraska

Penny Lyons
Director of Drug & Alcohol Testing, Union Pacific Railroad

Kevin McCormick
Division Manager, Safety & Technical Training, Omaha Public Power District

Laurie Pieper
Director, Human Resources, Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce

Steve Polich
President/Owner, Safety-Reports, Inc.

Adi Pour
Director, Douglas County Health Department

Jim Rigg
Manager, Safety & Physical Security, Lincoln Electric System

Stu Severson
Package Division Manager, United Parcel Service

Scott Shook
Corporate Director of Health & Safety, Valmont, Inc.

Elsie Verbik
Medical Director, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska

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