Board of Directors

NIFA’s Board is appointed by the Governor of the State of Nebraska, and represents all three congressional districts, as well as having either a statutorily specified area of expertise or holding a designated office within state government. NIFA would like to recognize the members of its Board and thank each of them for their dedication and service to NIFA’s mission. The Board is an integral part of setting priorities and strategic vision for growing Nebraska’s communities through affordable housing and agribusiness.

*Representation

Anthony Goins

Board Chair Lincoln, NE

Department of Economic Development

Ex-Officio Member

George Achola

Board Member Omaha, NE

Burlington Capital, Real Estate

Real Estate Development

Warren Arganbright

Board Member Valentine, NE

Arganbright Law Office; Sandhills State Bank

Banking or Investment Banking

Susan Bredthauer

Board Member Lincoln, NE

CharterWest National Bank

Housing and Mortgage Credit

Herb Freeman

Board Member Omaha, NE

NP Dodge Real Estate

Licensed Real Estate Broker

Galen Frenzen

Board Member Fullerton, NE

Frenzen Angus & Polled Herefords

Agricultural Production

Michael Walden-Newman

Board Member Lincoln, NE

Nebraska Investment Council

Ex-Officio Member

Steve Wellman

Board Member Lincoln, NE

Nebraska Department of Agriculture

Ex-Officio Member

Colten Zamrzla

Board Member Lincoln, NE

Covenant Insurance Services

Public at Large


 

Upcoming Board Meetings

NIFA Board Meetings are subject to the Open Meetings Act, Neb. Rev. Stat. 84-1407 et. seq. A current copy of the Act can be found here.

  1. 1/18/2022

    NIFA Board Room, 1230 O Street, Suite 200, Lincoln, Nebraska

  2. 2/18/2022

    TBD

    • Agenda
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  3. 4/22/2022

    TBD

    • Agenda
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  4. 6/17/2022

    TBD

    • Agenda
    • Notice
  5. 8/19/2022

    TBD

    • Agenda
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  6. 10/14/2022

    TBD

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  7. 12/9/2022

    TBD

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Board Meeting Archives

All minutes are saved in Adobe Acrobat Reader (*.pdf format). If you do not have the associate program to read the file, please click here to download.

  1. 12/10/2021

    Nebraska Cattlemen Office, 4611 Cattle Drive, Lincoln NE & via Webinar

  2. 10/29/2021

    Nebraska Cattlemen Office, 4611 Cattle Drive, Lincoln NE (Former Street Name - 4611 Discovery Drive) & via Webinar

  3. 8/20/2021

    NIFA Board Room, 1230 O Street, Suite 200, Lincoln, NE & via Webinar

  4. 3/19/2021

    Embassy Suites, Lincoln NE, and via Video Conference

  5. 1/21/2021

    Board Working Session via Video Conference

  6. 11/20/2020

    Embassy Suites, Lincoln NE and via Video Conference

  7. 8/21/2020

    Embassy Suites, Lincoln NE and via Video Conference

  8. 1/24/2020

    NIFA Board Room, 1230 O Street, Suite 200, Lincoln, Nebraska

  9. 12/13/2019

    NIFA Board Room, 1230 O Street, Suite 200, Lincoln, Nebraska

  10. 09/26/2019

    NIFA Board Room, 1230 O Street, Suite 200, Lincoln, Nebraska

  11. 8/16/2019

    NIFA Board Room, 1230 O Street, Suite 200, Lincoln, Nebraska

  12. 6/21/2019

    NIFA Board Room, 1230 O Street, Suite 200, Lincoln, Nebraska

  13. 4/19/2019

    NIFA Board Room, 1230 O Street, Suite 200, Lincoln, Nebraska

  14. 2/22/2019

    NIFA Board Room, 1230 O Street, Suite 200, Lincoln, Nebraska

  15. 12/14/2018

    NIFA Board Room, 1230 O Street, Suite 200, Lincoln, NE 68508

  16. 10/19/2018

    NIFA Board Room, 1230 O Street, Suite 200, Lincoln, NE 68508

  17. 8/17/2018

    NIFA Board Room, 1230 O Street, Suite 200, Lincoln, NE 68508

  18. 6/15/2018

    NIFA Board Room, 1230 O Street, Suite 200, Lincoln, NE 68508

  19. 5/25/2018

    NIFA Board Room, 1230 O Street, Suite 200, Lincoln, NE 68508

  20. 4/20/2018

    NIFA Board Room, 1230 O Street, Suite 200, Lincoln, NE 68508

  21. 3/29/2018

    NIFA Board Room, 1230 O Street, Suite 200, Lincoln, Nebraska