Diverse and Engaged Stakeholder Committee

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The strength and impact of the Omaha STEM Ecosystem requires a diverse and engaged group of community stakeholders to be successful in building a STEM talent pipeline. This committee engages all sectors of our community through communication, collaboration and connections.


  • Develop strategies to support and advocate for Membership in OSE
  • Develop model for engagement to assure diversity, equity and inclusion
  • Conduct Social Network Analysis survey to increase inclusion and diversity and identify gaps.

Our Work 


David Hopp                          Woodhouse Auto Family


Dawn Nizzi                          Metropolitan Community College


Collin Baldwin                     Metropolitan Community College

Kirsten Case Fuller               OPPD

Roger Gonzales                    University of Nebraska Medical Center

Sarah Scharpenburg             Omaha STEM Ecosystem

Tiffany Sessions                   University of Nebraska at Lincoln Extension

Stefanie Torres Chan            Health Center Association of NE

Cherie White                         Hope Center for Kids