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Carmen McKeever

Carmen McKeever
Get to know your Southeast Nebraska Area Manager Carmen joined Liberty with over thirty years of specialty experience in the Healthcare industry. She previously worked in health care, where she managed operations, patient communications, and resource management. She is also in the process of obtaining her certification to become a Community Health Worker. Carmen graduated with a dual Agricultural Communications and Advertising Major from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.Where is your hometown? I was born and raised in Bruning, Nebraska and moved to Wymore, Nebraska after my college days ende...

Jann Rouzee

Jann Rouzee
Get to know the Panhandle's Area ManagerJann joined Liberty with a career background that includes grant management, disaster relief, safety training, healthcare and education. She has 17 years of management experience, as she created and fostered partnerships throughout western Nebraska. Jann pursued her graduate studies at Chadron State, and earned her Bachelor’s Degree from Kearney State in Mathematics. We spoke with Jann to get some insight into who she is and why she decided to join the Liberty team: 1. Where is your Hometown? Broken Bow, Nebraska 2. How long have you lived in your region...

Kim Bruns

Kim Bruns
Get to know Van Wert's Area ManagerKim joined Liberty with more than two decades’ worth of experience in the healthcare field. She is a current member of the Executive Board of Trustees for the United Way of Van Wert, Ohio, and was also a finalist for the Van Wert County Foundation’s R.K. Thompson Self Reliant Award. Kim received her Bachelor’s degree in Sociology and a minor in Psychology from Bowling Green State University, Ohio. We spoke with Kim to get an inside look into who she is and why she chose to join Liberty: 1. Where is your hometown? My home town is Van Wert Ohio! 2. How long hav...

Bret Whitaker

Bret Whitaker
Get to know the Athens Area Manager Bret grew up in Ohio and brings over 10 years of professional leadership experience in the public sector to Liberty; including program management and working alongside community organizations. He also served six years in the Ohio Army National Guard, where he was the recipient of an Army Achievement Medal for his team building and leadership efforts. Whitaker holds an MBA in Business Administration from The Ohio State University’s Fisher College of Business. We spoke with Bret to get some insight into who he is and why he chose to join the Liberty team: 1. W...

Kate Schramm

Kate Schramm
Get to know Yankton's Area ManagerKate grew up in Yankton, South Dakota. After she graduated high school, she attended the University of South Dakota and graduated summa cum laude. After graduation, she moved to Charleston, West Virginia to work with the National Youth Science Foundation. Following her work with the foundation, she worked as the Director of Christian Education at a large Methodist church and served many volunteer organizations, like Rebuilding Together, Breaking Bread, Project Graduation, the Charleston Area Medical Center, and others. After almost six years in West Virginia, ...