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

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.

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

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.

As we age, we may experience an overall reduced ability to hear things clearly. Learn more about hearing loss and get tips to protect your hearing.

If you want to live a more altruistic lifestyle, start by reprogramming your brain to think more positively. Try out these six tips to focus your thoughts and train your brain to be more positive.

Tabitha offers online and in-person community support groups and remembrance services this summer.

Like any other muscle, a brain needs to be exercised, stretched and challenged to stay strong. Check out these cool tricks you can practice to exercise your brain and build mental muscle.

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.

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.