Staff Directory


Contact Visit Omaha, at 402-444-4660 or toll-free at 866-937-6624.

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Deborah Ward Executive Director


Achiever, Responsibility, Ideation, Individualization, Learner

“Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.” - Seneca, Roman philosopher

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Dean Miller Vice President of Operations


Futuristic, Achiever, Strategic, Competition, Self-Assurance

“Whether you think you can, or think you can’t, either way you are right.” - Henry Ford

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Jodie Jordon Office Manager


Responsibility, Harmony, Relator, Consistency, Discipline

”Responsibility finds a way. Irresponsibility makes excuses.” - Gene Bedley

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Shannon Wiig Director of Visitor Services


Empathy, Developer, Learner, Positivity, Achiever

“Make each day your masterpiece.” - John Wooden

Sales & Services

To contact Sales & Services please call 402-444-4037.

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Cathy Keller Vice President of Sales & Services


Strategic, Maximizer, Relator, Achiever, Includer

”We are visitors on this planet. We are here for 100 years at the very most. During that period, we must try to do something good, something useful with our lives. If you contribute to other people’s happiness, you will find the true meaning of life.” - Dalai Lama

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Mark Rath, STS Director of Sports


Positivity, Arranger, Responsibility, Developer, Self-Assurance

“Great things happen to those who don’t stop believing, trying, learning, and being grateful.” - Roy T. Bennett

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Mattie Scheeter, CMP Director of Sales


Developer, Empathy, Achiever, Responsibility, Relator

“Don’t ruin a good today thinking about a bad yesterday.” - Russell Simmons

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Matt Heck Senior Sales Manager


Responsibility, Relator, Arranger, Deliberative, Self-Assurance

“A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” - Lao Tzu

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Jessica Settje Tourism Sales Manager


Futuristic, Arranger, Individualization, Achiever, Woo

“Every individual matters. Every individual has a role to play. Every individual makes a difference.” - Jane Goodall

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Jen Swanson National Sales Account Manager


Empathy, Futuristic, Adaptability, Activator, Maximizer

"The noblest art is that of making others happy." - P.T. Barnum

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Noah Huber Sales and Marketing Coordinator


Consistency, Futuristic, Context, Focus, Harmony

"Success is not final; failure is not fatal: It is the courage to continue that counts." - Winston S. Churchill

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Matt Duhs Sales and Marketing Coordinator - Sports


Learner, Achiever, Focus, Competition, Discipline

"The key to all victory lies in the organization of the non-obvious" - Marcus Aurelius

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Erin Brungardt Director of Convention Services


Communication, Restorative, Connectedness, Responsibility, Woo

“Communication is merely an exchange of information, but connection is an exchange of our humanity.” - Sean Stephenson

Marketing & Public Relations

To contact Marketing & Public Relations, please call 402-444-1763.

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Jasmyn Goodwin Vice President of Marketing & Communications


Maximizer, Achiever, Responsibility, Competition, Focus

“Don’t be afraid. Be focused. Be determined. Be hopeful. Be Empowered.” - Michelle Obama

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Erin O'Brien Director of Marketing


Learner, Input, Restorative, Responsibility, Empathy

“You’ll never grow beyond your current circumstances if you’re closed off to everything except what you currently know.” - Marie Forleo

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Megan Feeney Marketing Content Manager


Input, Strategic, Learner, Achiever, Positivity

"Let the beauty we love be what we do." - Rumi

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Noelle Agenor Social Media Manager


Input, Developer, Learner, Intellection, Achiever

“What good are wings, without the courage to fly?” - Atticus Finch

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Lynn Mace Marketing Research Analyst


Empathy, Input, Adaptability, Learner, Individualization

“I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.” - Albert Einstein

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Amy Cunningham Graphic Designer


Intellection, Relator, Deliberative, Input, Developer

“Use what talents you possess; the woods would be very silent if no birds sang there except those that sang best.” - Henry Van Dyke