Advisory Board

The Department of Gerontology is dedicated to providing students with an education that will prepare them to become a valuable member of the aging network. We gain this insight and guidance from community leaders who play a vital role in meeting the needs of an aging population.

Department of Gerontology Advisory Board

Paul Hogan - Chairman, Board of Advisors
Chairman and Founder
Home Instead Senior Care

Thomas M. Belford
John A. Gentleman Mortuaries and Crematory

Heath Boddy
Executive Director
Nebraska Health Care Association

Eric Gurley
President and CEO
Immanuel Communities

Mark Higgins
The Schemmer Associates Inc.

Ronald C. Jensen, J.D.
Baird Holm Law Firm

Jane F. Potter, M.D.
Professor of Geriatric Medicine
Division of Geriatrics, Gerontology and Palliative Care
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Home Instead Center for Successful Aging

Joann Schaefer, M.D.
Physician leader and public health expert

Corie Sass, LCSW, LMHP, CDP
Social Services Coordinator
Vetter Health Services