Meet Our Staff
Sandra RedingRead More +
Sandra joined the Aksarben Foundation as President in 2017. Working directly with the Board of Governors and Councillors, Sandra oversees and implements the strategic direction of the Aksarben Foundation. With over twenty years in not-for-profit leadership, relationship cultivation and fundraising and vast experience in higher education and scholarship administration, Sandra brings a strong knowledge and proven track record of respect and activation.
Chief Financial Officer
Jack RoundRead More +
As CFO of the Aksarben Foundation, Jack brings tactical focus and attention to detail support to both the operational and programmatic elements of the Foundation. Jack oversees foundation finances as they relate to budget management, cost benefit analysis, and forecasting the needs of the Foundation. Jack brings over twenty-five years of financial and accounting experience and has lent his expertise to various not-for-profit endeavors throughout the Nebraska region prior to joining the Aksarben Foundation in 2017.
Director of Marketing and Community Engagement
Julie KlugRead More +
Julie joined the Aksarben Foundation in 2017 as Director of Marketing and Community Engagement. With over 15 years experience, Julie oversees development and implementation of all marketing, branding and communication strategies for the Aksarben Foundation. In addition, Julie designs and implements comprehensive marketing strategies for new and existing initiatives, and oversees the implementation of community relations campaigns, events, digital and social marketing, and PR.
Foundation and WBC Chairman Assistant
Sue EisermanRead More +
As Foundation and WBC Chairman Assistant, Sue oversees all operational assistance for the foundation office as well as the Women’s Ball Committee. Sue has been working directly with the WBC for over fourteen years and has become an integral part of the Aksarben Ball planning committee. Sue joined the Aksarben Foundation in 2006.