Conservation Nebraska protects our state’s natural legacy by educating the public, supporting communities, and increasing civic engagement.


Conservation Nebraska educates the public, media and elected officials about important conservation issues.


We work to mobilize a diverse network of people to engage in public policy.


We empower Nebraskans to protect their natural resources through locally-led community organizing.

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Our Staff

Eliot Bostar
Executive Director

 Maggie Montoya

Development & Outreach Director

Chelsea Johnson
Deputy Director





Amanda Gangwish

Program Manager

Amanda Callaway
Program Manager

Lindsey Bremer

Southeast Conservation Director

Eric Garcia
Central Conservation Director
Emily Hanson
Northeast Conservation Drirector
Eric Davis
Central Conservation Director
Michaela Mast
Northeast Conservation Director
Krissy Kreienkamp
Central Conservation Director
Andrew Fujan
Southeast Conservation Director
Elysia Olguin
Southwest Conservation Director
Dakota Stock
Northeast Conservation Director
Misty West
Northwest Conservation Director
Barbara Whittamore
Southeast Conservation Director

Andrew Wright

Northeast Conservation Director

Our Board

Brian O’Neal

Board President



Mike Ayars

Board Director



Eric Johnson

Board Treasurer



Diane Lally

Board Secretary