Married (Sherri) with five adult children and 13 Grandchildren
Graduate of Doane University, BS in Human Relations and Masters Administrative Management-Thesis pending.
Spent 35 years in the field of Human Resource Management and a corresponding amount of time working in the field of Equal Employment Opportunity and Equity, Inclusion-Affirmative Action programs.
Retired from the University of Nebraska as the Assistant Vice-President of Human Resources-Special Assistant to the President
Owner of "E&S Consulting" emphasis on management, leadership and equity initiatives.
Personal Civil Rights Effort
I nominated, with the assistance of the Local Chapter of the NAACP and former U.S. Senator Ben Nelson, that James Chaney, Andrew Goodman, and Michael Schwerner receive the "President of the United States – Medal of Freedom". President Barack Obama posthumously awarded the honor, to the families of these courageous young men, on November 24, 2014.
Other Employment and Association History
Senior Administrative Aide to the Mayor
City of Lincoln Employment Manager
State Affirmative Action Administrator
Personnel Manager-NE Department of Roads
Nebraska Equal Opportunity Commission
Retired U.S. Army Officer – Veteran of the Vietnam War
Boards and Commissions (Past and Present)
Trustee Doane University
Woods Charitable Foundation
Community Health Endowment
City of Lincoln Personnel Board
State of Nebraska Personnel Board
Charter Member - Human Resource
Life Member of the NAACP
Clyde Malone Community Center Board
Mayor's Multicultural Advisory Committee
Project All (Leadership Lincoln Initiative)
Martin Luther King Jr. "Annual Freedom Breakfast" Committee
Lincoln Mediation Center Board
CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) Board
Martin Luther King Jr. "Humanitarian Award" (State of Nebraska)
NAACP's "Civil Rights and Justice Award" (Lincoln Chapter)