Our Leaders

The Commission is governed by a Board of Directors, and an Executive Committee. All members of the Board are volunteers, with no membership fee assessed and no compensation provided. The President of the OSC serves as the Executive Director and is compensated for those roles.


OSC Officers

Christopher Kircher
Vice President Corporate Affairs/President, ConAgra Foods Foundation, ConAgra Foods, Inc.

Wesley Hall
President/Executive Director, Omaha Sports Commission

Vice Chairperson
Donna Kush
Vice President of Public Affairs, Northern Region, Union Pacific Corporation

Bob Freeman
Attorney, Fraser Stryker Law Firm

Brett Frevert
Managing Director, CFO Systems, LLC


OSC Board of Directors

Keith Backsen
Executive Director, Omaha Convention & Visitors Bureau

David G. Brown
President, Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce

Mike Cassling
Chief Executive Officer, CQuence Health Group

Martie Cordaro
President/General Manager, Omaha Storm Chasers

Roger Dixon
President, Metropolitan Entertainment & Convention Authority

Dr. Kevin Garvin
Orthopedic Surgeon, Nebraska Medical Center

Jim Greisch
Office Managing Partner, RSM US LLP

Mary Higgins
President, Marian High School

Tim Kudron
Sr. Vice President & Corporate Controller, Tenaska, Inc.

Jay R. Lerner
President, The Lerner Company

Matt Mosser
Chief Talent Officer, Gallup

Joe Olsen
Chief Operating Officer, Phenomblue


Robb Pantano
Shareholder, Financial Advisor, Renaissance Financial

Doug Parrott
PR Consultant, Bailey Lauerman

Jeff Peffer
Vice President of Customer Service, Cox Communications

Kyle Peterson
President, Colliers International

Chris Rodgers
Douglas County Board of Commissioners, District 3

Harley Schrager
Former Chairman, Omaha Sports Commission

Tony Schrager
Chief Operating Officer, Active Brands Company

Ren Smith

Andy Stine
Project Executive, Kiewit Building Group

Thomas H. Warren
President & CEO, Urban League of Nebraska

Lyn Wallin Ziegenbein
Director Emerita, Peter Kiewit Foundation

Chris Zimmers
Vice President of Retail Banking Products & Customer Solutions, First National Bank