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Anne HinderyChief Executive Officer
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Anne Hindery is the CEO of the Nonprofit Association of the Midlands (NAM). NAM is the State Association that serves nonprofits of all sizes and missions that works to strengthen the collective voice, leadership, and capacity of nonprofit organizations to enrich the quality of community life throughout Nebraska and SW Iowa.
Hindery came to NAM in 2008 with a unique background in nonprofits, philanthropy and community work including Program Director for the Omaha Community Foundation, Operations Director, for Alegent Health’s Community Benefit Trust, Law Enforcement Coordinator for the United States Attorney's Office, Nebraska District and Grant Writer for the City of Omaha. She has more than twenty-five years’ experience in public and nonprofit sector program development and management.
Active in her community, Anne serves on the Omaha branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, University of Nebraska at Omaha Chancellor’s Strategic Planning Steering Committee, the Board of the Community Services Fund of Nebraska and the Board of the National Council of Nonprofits. Anne received UNO’s College of Public Affairs and Community Service Alumni Award for Excellence in Public Service in 2005 and the Directors Award for Superior Performance in Law Enforcement Coordination from the Executive Office for U.S. Attorney’s in 200. She is a proud graduate of Leadership Omaha Class of 28, an alum of the Nonprofit Executive Institute Class 3 and Class 2 of the Great Plains Public Health Leadership Institute.
A Missouri native, Ms. Hindery received her Bachelor's degree from Creighton University and Master's in Public Administration from University of Nebraska at Omaha.
Daniel WalshProgram Director
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Dan is the Program Director for NAM where he leads NAM’s Guidelines & Principles for Nonprofit Excellence and educational programs to strengthen the capacity and leadership of local nonprofit organizations. Dan joined NAM in early 2016, bringing a passion for collaboration and community development and a variety of experiences in both large and small public and nonprofit organizations.
Before joining NAM, Dan worked as a graduate assistant at University of Nebraska at Omaha’s Service Learning Academy, as a practicum intern at Catholic Charities of Omaha and inCommon Community Development, as a program assistant at the South Omaha Community Care Council, and as a teacher at Creighton Preparatory School. He is experienced in program planning, implementation, and evaluation; nonprofit governance; and in providing advocacy for and direct services to clients and groups experiencing barriers to full participation in their communities.Dan earned a B.A. in Theology from Creighton University in 2009 and a dual degree in Master of Public Administration and Master of Social Work from the University of Nebraska at Omaha in 2015.
Kelly KoepsellMember Services Manager
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Kelly earned a B.A. in Earth Sciences from the University of Northern Colorado in 1991, when he also received a commission in the U.S. Air Force. As an air traffic control officer, he has lived or worked in 24 states, 26 countries and on 5 continents. He earned a Master of Aeronautical Science degree from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in 1999, and graduated from the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College at Ft. Leavenworth, Kansas, in 2005. His final assignment was as the Commander of the 78th Operations Support Squadron at Warner Robins AFB, Georgia, where he was responsible for day-to-day operation and strategic direction of all operations associated with aviation support. He is a disabled veteran having served in three combat zones.
In 2011, Kelly was selected as a graduate teaching assistant in the Geography Department at the University of Nebraska-Omaha. He taught physical geography and geographic information science laboratories, and also filled the role of adjunct professor, lecturing undergraduate students on physical geography. Kelly graduated in 2013 with an M.A. in Geography with a graduate certificate in geographic information science. Kelly is presently enrolled in the Master of Public Administration program at UNO.
Hannah YoungPolicy and Events Manager
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Hannah received her Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science from Northwest Missouri State University in December 2013. She completed an internship at the Missouri Statehouse in the office of Missouri State Senator Jamilah Nasheed in May 2013. She has also worked at Millard Central Middle School as a paraprofessional assisting in the education of at-risk children. In 2017, she earned her Masters of Public Administration degree from UNO.