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

As many companies declare hiring freezes, Tabitha is actively recruiting nurses, aides and a variety of other positions. Read more.

As we age, our brains change and we may remember things less sharply and accurately than before. Some memory errors are a normal part of aging, but check out these characteristics of dementia and Alzheimer’s that shouldn’t be ignored.

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

If you try to live altruistically, then combating your own loneliness can play a vital role in how you serve others. Here’s how to fight loneliness while still regarding social distancing.

Whether through government-funded programs like Medicare and Medicaid, private insurance plans or out-of-pocket funds, there are many options to pay for Senior Care services. Your Tabitha Senior Care Expert will work with you to determine the options that best fit your needs.

May 6-12 is National Nurses Week, when we celebrate this central role, which also ranks as the most trusted profession for 18 years running. Read more.

When things are busy, wellness often takes a backseat to our presumed priorities. Check out a few ways to bring your personal health back to the forefront of your life.

For those who are able, May offers unique opportunities to make an impact in our local community and in the lives of Seniors in Nebraska whom Tabitha cares for and about. Read more.

Grief at any time is difficult. Grief during a pandemic and social distancing has added challenges. Tabitha Hospice offers a few suggestions to help.

Help Tabitha wipe out Coronavirus (COVID-19) on high-touch surfaces. Donate new/unopened Clorox, Lysol, PDI or CAVI disinfecting wipe brands. Read more.

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act provides tax relief for donors, which is added incentive to donate to nonprofits like Tabitha. Read more.

Tabitha is honored to be among the top award-winners for the Lincoln’s Choice Awards: BEST Home Health Care and among the best for: Senior Care, Senior Living Community, Work Environment and Customer Service.

Calling all of those who love to sew for good. Tabitha needs your help to MAKE face masks and surgical gowns.
We’ll supply the fabric … you supply your time and talent. Learn more.

Tabitha is online support groups starting in April and Remembrance Services in May. Learn more.

These books inspire the altruistic lifestyle and show anyone can make an impact on the world. Let’s explore each of them more in depth.