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Liberty in Action Update

Liberty in Action Update
Greetings friends! Liberty is about connecting communities, and today we wanted to reach out and share with you about a few of our treasured drivers and passengers, as well as the impact that we're having locally in the communities we have launched in Ohio, Nebraska, and South Dakota.  We are so blessed by some of the most amazing partners, mentors, and advocates as we have deployed in each of these communities.  Van Wert, OhioRobert recently joined the Liberty team in Van Wert, Ohio. He is a stroke and two-time cancer survivor. Becoming a Liberty driver has given him hope - he feels like he i...

Karen Edler

Karen Edler
After a two-year battle with breast cancer that included many treatments and surgeries, Karen Edler wanted to pay back her friends, family, and community for all the support they gave her during those years.To do this, she founded Team Hope, a non-profit that raises money for individuals going through cancer and other hardships, and Kare ‘n More, an errand service for the elderly, handicapped, and homebound. As if that weren’t enough, Karen found another way to give back when Liberty launched in Yankton.“During a short trip to Omaha, my husband Dave and I used Uber,” Karen said. “It was so con...

Mason Schramm

Mason Schramm
Driving for Liberty certainly has its perks. For starters, you get paid to help your community, work as much or as little as you’d like, and you get the chance to meet new people. Sometimes, there’s even more – just ask Mason Schramm. Mason had the honor of driving the first-ever Liberty trip in Yankton on June 30th. As if kicking off the first ride-sharing operation in South Dakota wasn’t special enough, his passenger just happened to be the city’s mayor, Jake Hoffner.Mason’s love and devotion for his family and community made driving for Liberty an easy decision. It also didn’t hurt that his...

Bobbi Pettit

Bobbi Pettit
Get to know your Central Nebraska Area ManagerBobbi served in the Nebraska Army National Guard; first, as a wheeled vehicle mechanic and eventually as a logistician and Platoon Leader.  She has held positions that include: Staff member for Former Congressman Tom Osborne, Deputy Master Planner for the NE Army National Guard, Assistant Development Services Director for the City of Kearney, Community Planner for the South Central Economic Development District, and Business Development Director for Greater Nebraska with the Nebraska Enterprise Fund. Bobbi received her BS in Political Science and i...

Jordan

Jordan
As a dispatch worker for a call center for natural gas emergencies, a father of two, and a loving husband, Jordan knows the meaning of hard work.Jordan had wanted to participate in ride-sharing services for a while, the flexible hours were appealing, and he could make his own schedule while making money. However, with no opportunities for this in town, he was never able to do so. He heard about Liberty through a local Facebook post; “I viewed this as an opportunity to do what I like, interacting with folks and to make some side money to provide for my family.” With this mindset, he applied to ...