Board & Staff

Autism Action Partnership Board of Directors

Gail Werner-Robertson, JD, Board Chair
GWR Wealth Management
Omaha, NE

Ken Bird, EdD
Avenue Scholars Foundation, CEO/President
Omaha, NE

Hal Daub, JD
Husch Blackwell LLP
Omaha, NE

Mike Meridith
Security Equipment, Inc
Omaha, NE

Kenton Shaffer, MD
CHI Health Good Samaritan
Kearney, NE

Maureen Tierney, MD
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services
Creighton University Medical School
Omaha, NE

Kate Weitz
Freddie, Inc.
Omaha, NE

Financial & Investment Advisors

Joe Harnett
GWR Wealth Management, AAP Financial Advisor
Omaha, NE

Diana Novoselska
GWR Wealth Management, AAP Investment Advisor
Omaha, NE

Autism Action Partnership Staff

Justin Dougherty, MPA
Executive Director
402-763-8830 Ext. 1001

Michaela Ahrens
Director of PACE/Programs
402-763-8830 Ext. 1005

Cliff McEvoy
Director of Development
402-763-8830 Ext. 1008

Jana Dye
PACE Program Manager
402-763-8830 Ext. 1006

Keagan Blancke
Coordinator of Public Engagement
402-763-8830 Ext. 1002

Geri Kunkel
PACE Career Advisor
402-763-8830 Ext. 1003