Board of Directors

The members of the Board of Directors are visionary community leaders whose guidance and commitment ensure a healthy and enterprising future for the Omaha Symphony.

2022/23 Omaha Symphony Board of Directors

D. David Slosburg
Slosburg Company, Chairman of the Omaha Symphony Board

Arun Agarwal
CEO, White Lotus Group

David A. Diamond

Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D.
Chancellor, University of Nebraska Medical Center

Jeff Gordman
Jeff Gordman Advisory LLC

Eric N. Gurley
President & CEO, Immanuel

Fred R. Hunzeker
CEO, Tenaska Marketing Group

Brian Ketcham
Senior VP & CFO, Lindsay Corporation

E.J. Kuiper
Division President, CommonSpirit Midwest; CEO, CHI Health

Joanne Li, Ph.D.
Chancellor, UNO

Angie Quinn
Partner, Baxter Auto Group

Rob Reed
President & CEO, Physicians Mutual

Connie Ryan
Chairperson, President & CEO, Streck

Joel Schlessinger, MD, FAAD, FAACS
President, LovelySkin and Skin Specialists, PC
Board Certified Dermatologist and Cosmetic Surgeon

Jesse Sullivan
Chief Audit Executive, FNBO

Sarah Singletary Walker, Ph.D.
VP, Division of Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, Creighton University

Beth F. Whited
Executive Vice President & Chief Human Resource Officer, Union Pacific


Ex Officio

Jennifer Boomgaarden Daoud, President & CEO, Omaha Symphony
Barbara E. Person, Chair, Governing Members
Julie Liakos, President, Omaha Symphony Guild
Heather Baxter, Orchestra Committee Chairman
Brett Hodge, Musician Representative