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Don Jacobson- Subdistrict 1
Don Jacobsen 2523 West A Street
Lincoln, NE 68522
(402) 477-2523

Term Expires: 2020

"As Nebraskan's our most precious resource is our ground water. I hope to not only protect but enhance the quality of our ground water. By implementing ground water enhancement programs we will collaterally enhance surface water, soil and wildlife habitat."
Gary Hellerich- Subdistrict 1

Gary Hellerich

2854 County Road A
Valparaiso, NE 68065
(402) 784-2987

Term Expires: 2018

Sarah Wilson- Subdistrict 2

Sarah Wilson

13430 Highlander Pl.
Waverly, NE 68462
(402) 310-9088

Term Expires: 2020

Mark Spangler- Subdistrict 2
Mark Spangler

9426 12th St.
Murray, NE, 68409

Term Expires: 2018

Mike DeKalb- Subdistrict 3
Mike DeKalb

6015 Huntington Ave.
Lincoln, NE 68507
(402) 466-6357

Term Expires: 2020

Vern Barrett- Subdistrict 3
Vern Barrett

1909 County Road E
Ceresco, NE 68017

Term Expires: 2018

"The conservation of our water and land has been a life-time goal. We are entering a time of major changes that can affect our use of our water and land. The trust that our voters placed in us to be good stewards of our natural resources cannot be underestimated. I will do my very best to uphold that trust by making decisions that will insure our water and land will be here for all in the present and future."

Gary Aldridge- Subdistrict 4

Gary Aldridge

7112 South 45th Street
Lincoln, NE 68516
(402) 421-3564

Term Expires: 2020


Larry Ruth- Subdistrict 4
Larry Ruth

11500 Van Dorn
Walton, NE 68461

Term Expires: 2018

"Nebraska statutes give NRDs broad responsibility to develop and protect our soil, water, fish and wildlife, forestry and range land, and recreational facilities. These natural resources provide a part of our area's livelihood and food, water and high quality of life for us all. We are responsible to current and future generations to develop and maintain these resources in a sustainable, balanced and cost-effective manner."

Greg Osborn- Subdistrict 5
Greg Osborn

1144 Manchester Drive
Lincoln, NE 68528
(402) 441-1545

Term Expires: 2020

"As your Director I will work towards maintaining a proper balance between individual and natural resource rights, execute fiscally prudent decisions that protect our natural resources, and ensure a quality environment that meets the needs of our future generations."

Bruce Johnson- Subdistrict 5
Bruce Johnson

254 West Lakeshore Drive
Lincoln, NE 68528

Term Expires: 2018

"One could say 'We have won the natural resource lottery' as few areas of the world have such a rich abundance of productive land, fresh water, and natural amenities that we have right here in Nebraska. But with that good fortune comes the awesome responsibility to be good stewards of these amazing resources—managing them wisely that they be sustained and allowed to flourish for today and the generations to come." 

Jeremie Kerkman- Subdistrict 6
Jeramie Kerkman

610 West Chanceler Drive
Lincoln, NE 68521

Term Expires: 2020

Deborah Eagan- Subdistrict 6
Deborah Eagan

2021 Indigo Ct.
Lincoln, NE 68521

Term Expires: 2018

Chelsea Johnson- Subdistrict 7

Chelsea Johnson

2926 P Street, Apt. #1
Lincoln, NE 68503
(402) 274-7623

Term Expires: 2020


Richard Bolte- Subdistrict 7
Dick Bolte

1210 North 78th Street
Lincoln, NE   68505-1907
(402) 486-1588

Term Expires: 2018

(vacancy)- Subdistrict 8

Term Expires: 2020

Ron Svoboda- Subdistrict 8
Ron Svoboda

6431 Monticello Drive
Lincoln, NE 68510
(402) 488-8097

Term Expires: 2018

" I will continue to work to allocate limited financial and staff resources to protect our soil and water by providing conservation and recreational projects through partnership agreements with private and public entities, for the benefit of the citizens of the district."

Milt Schmidt- Subdistrict 9
Milt Schmidt

5616 South 73rd Street
Lincoln, NE 68516


Term Expires: 2020


Larry Zimmerman- Subdistrict 9
Larry Zimmerman

4907 Bellhaven Dr.
Lincoln, NE 68516

Term Expires: 2018

"My goal is to be a good steward of taxpayer's money in preserving our natural resources for the generations to come."

Ray Stevens- Subdistrict 10
Ray Stevens
3411 Hanson Ct.
Lincoln, NE 68502

Term Expires: 2020
Karen Amen- Subdistrict 10
Karen Amen

3220 Joy Court
Lincoln, NE 68502
(402) 423-3220

Term Expires: 2018

David Landis- At-Large

4810 South 44th Street
Lincoln, NE 68516

Term Expires: 2018