As a 501(c)(3) non-profit, non-governmental organization, the National Safety Council, Nebraska is 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