Speaker Date Topic
Virtual Only

Our Honor Roll program has been honoring 8th graders since the program was started by club President Louis Hiller in 1927.   Over the last 94 years, we have recognized over 18,000 eighth graders who have been selected by their schools on the basis of Scholarship, Character, Presence, and Integrity.  This year’s event will be honoring 414 eighth graders representing 58 schools from across Douglas County.  We also provide six scholarships to seniors who were honored as eighth-grade Honor Roll students.

Because of COVID, our event will be fully virtual this year, starting at 12:00 PM on Wednesday, May 12th.  You can attend the event by using this Zoom link:  https://zoom.us/j/99895696759?pwd=T2pKdTJLcUxsYkFKaWVBU25adFFtdz09, Passcode: 924122.  

Jeanette Wojtalewicz - HYBRID MEETING May 19, 2021
CHI Health
CHI Health

Jeanette Wojtalewicz is the SVP and Chief Financial Officer for CHI Health.  Serving Nebraska and Southwest Iowa this organization of $2 billion in net revenues is comprised of 15 hospitals, 800 employed physicians and numerous post-acute services and joint ventures.  Jeanette has worked in Healthcare Finance for 30 years and received her undergraduate degree from UNK in 1984 in Business Administration-Accounting Emphasis, and a Masters in Healthcare Administration from Bellevue University in 2008. Her work experience has been in public accounting, Acute healthcare care settings, post-acute/rehabilitation services, and children’s psychiatric services.  Jeanette is a past President of HFMA in Nebraska, and serves on a number of local boards including the Nebraska Health Information Initiative, Midlands Choice, Nebraska Total Care and The Bethlehem House.  Jeanette has been recognized by HFMA with the Gold Merit Award, was the recipient of the John C. Finegan Award from the Lincoln Family Medicine Program, received the UNK Distinguished Alumni Award in 2012 and is a past mentor for the UNK Gold Torch Society.  Jeanette is married to Michael, and they have 5 children.

SAC Kowel - HYBRID MEETING May 26, 2021
Dr. Tyler Martin - HYBRID MEETING Jun 02, 2021
CEO of Adjuvance Technologies

Tyler Martin ‘81 is the CEO of Adjuvance Technologies in Lincoln. He is a Hebron native and holds a degree in chemistry with a biology minor from Kearney State College. Martin earned All-American honors in track as a Loper and his name can still be found in the Foster Field outdoor record books. He is a UNK Alumni Association Distinguished Award recipient as well as a Dr. Don Fox Lecturer.

Martin is a 1986 UNMC graduate. He was a resident in pediatrics at UNMC and was recognized as the Outstanding Student in Pediatrics. Martin was a post-doctoral fellow in molecular microbiology and pediatric infectious diseases at Washington University in St. Louis. Martin was named Outstanding Teaching Fellow, St. Louis Children’s Hospital in 1990. He also served a NIH Funded Vaccine Investigator (including COVID vaccines) from 2015-2020.


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Douglas County Dist Court
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Inauguration Police Detail & OPD 4th Precinct
Changing of the Guard Jun 30, 2021
Special In-Person Meeting