Advisory Board

Advisory Board

Our advisory board members draw from their professional experiences to enhance and guide our work.

Amy Bunnell

at Early Development Network

Barbara Jessing

Consultant and Trainer
at Fontenelle House

Claire Bazata


Deb VanDyke-Ries

at Nebraska Court Improvement Project

Dr. Holly Hatton-Bowers

Assistant Professor & Early Childhood Extension Specialist
at UNL

Jen Goettemoeller

Early Childhood Consultant

Joanna Halbur

Director of Mental Health Services
at Project Harmony

Judge Amy Schuchman

Judge of the Separate Juvenile Court
at Douglas County

Judge Elise White

Judge of the Separate Juvenile Court
at Lancaster County

Kathleen Stolz

Deputy Director
at NE DHHS-Division of Children and Family Service

Lynne Brehm

Vice President
at Nebraska Children and Families Foundation

Melanie Kirk


Michelle Nunemaker

Systems of Care Administrator
at NE DHHS Division of Behavioral Health

Sarah Bernhardt

Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner
at Options in Psychology