Lisa Burke Executive Director
Sydnee Nel Office Manager
Taylor Salas Sports Tourism & Events Specialist
Amanda Connick Operations, Group Tour, & Convention Manager
Heather Jones Social Media & Communications Specialist
Board of Directors
Amy Johnston is the Marketing Director for Lashley Land. Amy enjoys hiking, along the Platte River, and camping, boating, and swimming in the clear waters of Central Nebraska’s lakes.
Cody Odell is the General Manager of the new Tru by Hilton.
Brad is the Agency Manager for District #1 of Farm Bureau Financial Services, Farm Bureau Property & Casualty Insurance Company and Western Agricultural Insurance Company. Brad is also a former member of the NEBRASKAland DAYS Board of Directors.
Gary Person is the President/CEO of the North Platte Area Chamber and Development. For Visit North Platte, Gary is the North Platte Area Chamber & Development Liaison.
Jeff is the Director of Wilkinson Company Hotel Operations, with properties in several Nebraska communities.
Jerry Woodruff is a Lincoln County Commissioner.
Pete Volz is an insurance agent for Shelter Insurance Company/Pete Volz Agency. He has been a Ward 2 City Councilman since December of 2020. He is also a past NEBRASKAland Days board member.
Thom Wolfgang is Director of Operations for the Kwik Stop convenience store chain and serves on the Hershey Village Board of Trustees. He is also active in the New Life Church.