Leadership

About Tabitha

Executive Team

Board of Directors—Tabitha, Inc.

  • Renee Sjulin, Chair

    Vice President, Runza National

  • Neal Lyons, Vice Chair

    Chief Financial Officer, Unico Group, Inc.

  • James Anderson, CPA

    Partner, BKD, LLP

  • Dirk Brom, MD

    Retired Physician

  • Carol A. Friesen

    Chief Executive Officer, Northern Region, OSF HealthCare

  • Mark Hesser

    President and CEO, Pinnacle Bancorp

  • Bishop Brian Maas, ex officio

    Bishop, Nebraska Synod ELCA

  • Sherla Post

    Executive Vice President – Human Resources & Talent Management, Cornhusker Bank

  • Kimberly Rath

    Chairman and Co-Founder, Talent+

  • Eric Schafer

    President, Telesis Companies

  • Dr. Juliann Sebastian, PhD, RN, FAAN

    Dean and Professor, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing

  • Bryan Seck

    Director of Workforce Development, Lincoln Partnership for Economic Development
    Employment Skills Developer, Prosper Lincoln

Board of Directors—Tabitha Foundation

  • Lisa Smith, Chair

    Senior Vice President and Financial Advisor, D.A. Davidson & Co.

  • Leslie Gibbens, CCTS, CTFA, Vice Chair

    Vice President and Trust Services Advisor, Union Bank & Trust

  • Clark Anderson

    Owner, Pair-a-dice Properties

  • Chris Bockmann

    President, Bockmann Inc.

  • Pastor Greg Bouvier

    Senior Pastor, Sheridan Lutheran Church

  • Lee Chapin

    National Sales Manager, Sandhills Publishing

  • John Miles

    Attorney, Cline Williams Wright Johnson & Oldfather

  • Jerry Prange

    Director of Business Development, PaigeWireless
    CEO, ChorChek

  • Aloha Schmid

    Retired Tabitha Hospice RN

  • Bill Strain, CPA, ABV, CVA

    Owner, William V. Strain LLC

  • Ava Thomas

    President and Publisher, Lincoln Journal Star

  • Katie W. Zulkoski

    Lobbyist, Zulkoski Weber LLC

Resources

To learn more about the state's first and most complete range of services for older adults, contact a Tabitha Senior Care Expert today or call 402.486.8520 for more information. We can connect you with the Tabitha resources that best fit you or your loved one's aging journey.

 

News Feed

Tabitha offers online and in-person community support groups.

Jennifer Zierott, RN-BC, Director of Resident Services at GracePointe by Tabitha Assisted Living & Memory Care Suites, earned her board certification in Gerontological Nursing from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Read more.

Americans wish to remain independent at home as long as possible, but as people age, it can be harder to maintain a home, eat well and lead a healthy lifestyle. Learn what support is available.

Tabitha Residences—Douglas and Residence 2, located in Crete, Neb., have received the American Health Care Association (AHCA) Bronze Award—Commitment to Quality distinction. Read more.

Tabitha was voted Grand Island Independent’s annual best In-Home Care and runner up for Hospice Care by area residents. Read more.

Grief at any time is difficult. Grief during a pandemic is even more intense. Here are some helpful tips to help you cope during these difficult and unprecedented times.

Tabitha, Nebraska’s industry-leading Senior Care provider, offers a variety of online and in-person support groups. Learn more.

Tabitha offers a wide variety of Senior Care options including assisted living. With so many choices popping up in the area, it is important to note not all communities are created equal. Learn more about what sets Tabitha apart.

Lincoln’s Gateway Sertoma Club and nonprofit Tabitha welcomed golfers to play for a cause at NuMark Golf Course, raising $65,000 to support Tabitha Meals on Wheels. Read more.

Tabitha has promoted Felicia Rasmussen, RN, BSN, to director of nursing at Tabitha in Crete—The Gardens Assisted Living. Learn more.

As you age, a healthy lifestyle is far more than what you eat and is the single best way to keep your immune system strong. Here are a few tips to get you started.

Nonprofit Tabitha is honored to be nominated for Best of Lincoln in Home Care, Retirement Community, Physical Therapy and Large Company to Work. Please vote for Tabitha through August 31 at www.BestofLincoln.net.

Tabitha, Grand Island’s trusted local nonprofit provider for 20+ years, is up for best hospice and in-home care company in the 2020 Best of Grand Island contest. Vote today.

As we age, we may experience an overall decline in the health of our teeth and gums. Here are a few helpful tips to protect your teeth and gums as you age.

Tabitha is proud to recognize TEAMembers who have been accepted into the all-new Nursing Student Program for the July-December 2020 session. Read their stories here.