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Omaha Location

Donna L. Polk, PhD, MS, LMHP
Chief Executive Officer

Ellen Rogers

Erica Bollinger
HR/Finance Clerk

Liz Clifford
Office Assistant

June Bear-Noonan
Community Relations Coordinator

LaVada Pilcher
Elders Program Specialist

Karen D. Foxx, BS, LADC
Director of Intertribal

Kenneth Boryca, M.S.E., LMHP, LADC
Transitional Living Director

Lestina Beltran, PLADC
Inpatient Counselor

Y’Shall Davis
Case Manager/Client Specialist

Tammy Dirks, M.S., LMHP, LADC
Outpatient Counselor

Korrie Conners, MS, LMHP
Outpatient Therapist

Nicole Tamayo-Bergman
Soaring Over Meth & Suicide
Youth & Family Program Director

Jennifer Walter
Soaring Over Meth & Suicide
Program Assistant

Nathaniel Cacy
Soaring Over Meth & Suicide
Youth & Family Program Coordinator

Javar Fields
Client Specialist

Carol Lott
Client Specialist

Tracy Moore
Client Specialist

Kenneth Ahlman
Client Specialist

Rick Jones
Client Specialist

Lincoln Location

Donna Manstedt
Clinic Manager/APR

Dr. Thomas McGuire
Medical Director

Megan Raabe

Cuu Nguyen

Pamela Davey, LICSW, LIMHP
Behavioral Health Therapist

Lisa Truax, RN BSN
Nurse Case Manager/Health Educator

Kari Erickson, RN BSN
Diabetes Educator

Mohsin Hasan

Patricia Guevara

Suzan Biravci
Medical Records

Onie Alva
Transportation Specialist

Ageda Montes de Oca
Business Manager

Jorge Castillo
Billing Specialist

Brenda Hohbein

Ashley Ferguson

Dilma Dilbreen

Laura Ann Summers

Board of Directors

Tracy Hartman-Bradley, B.S.
(Alutiiq, Aleut)
Board President

NUIHC board member since 2008, Ms. Hartman-Bradley served as Board Treasurer before being elected President in 2016. Ms. Hartman-Bradley is a Native American Specialist and Elementary Teacher for Omaha Public Schools. Ms. Hartman-Bradley attended the University of Nebraska at Omaha. She had previously served as Board Member for the Omaha Educational Association (OEA), the Nebraska State Education Association (NSEA), the National Education Association (NEA) and Secretary for the National Educational Association of the American Indian/Alaskan Native Caucus.

James Bollinger, B.A.
(Omaha, Oglala Sioux)

James Bollinger has served on NUIHC’s as Treasurer (2008-2014, 2016-current) and President (2014-2016) for eight years. Mr. Bollinger attended Bellevue University and the University of Nebraska at Omaha. Mr. Bollinger is also trained in Pastoral Ministry for the American Indian College of Phoenix.

Alex Lovrien, B.A.
(Oglala/Sicangu Lakota)

Ms. Lovrien graduated from the University of Nebraska at Omaha and is currently a Career Skills Coach with Metropolitan Community College. Ms. Lovrien’s past employment experience includes Heartland Family Service and the Douglas County Community Mental Health Center. Her past professional involvement includes serving as advisory chair for the Common Fund of the Heartland Agency, and as an Omaha-area member of an early childhood consortium.

Lance Morgan, B.F., J.D.

President and Chief Executive Officer of Ho-Chunk, Inc, Mr. Morgan has served on our board since 2013. Mr. Morgan is a member of the American Bar Association, the Minnesota Bar Association, and the Nebraska Bar Association. Mr. Morgan graduated from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln and Harvard Law School.

Patrik Johansson, M.D., M.P.H.

Dr. Johansson is the director of the University of Nebraska Medical Center’s College of Public Health (COPH) Rural Health Education Network, the director of the COPH Great Plains Public Health Training Center, and an associate professor in the UNMC COPH Department of Health Promotion, Social and Behavioral Health. Dr. Johansson has served on the board since 2013.

Fred LaMere
(Santee Sioux)

Mr. LaMere was previously employed by NUIHC from 1991-1994 as a Youth Program Director. He has also been employed by the Winnebago Tribe and the Sioux City, IA public schools.

Nebrasaka Urban Indian Health Coalition Inc.