The Network Board of Directors Biographies

Larry E. Butler
Attorney
Kearney, NE
Robert J. Lanik
Ex-Officio
Chief Executive Officer
CHI Nebraska
Lincoln, NE
Fr. James F. Clifton, S.J.
Creighton University
Omaha, NE
Martin Mancuso, MD Martin M. Mancuso, M.D., Board Secretary Treasurer
Internal Medicine
Omaha, NE
Michael T. DeFreece Michael T. DeFreece, Board Chair
Board Secretary/Treasurer
Businessman
Omaha
Michael T. Rowan
Ex-Officio
Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer
Catholic Health Initiatives
Englewood, CO
Paul W. Edgett, III Paul W. Edgett III
Senior Vice President, National Business Lines
Catholic Health Initiatives
Erlanger, KY
Barry G. Sandstrom
Banker
Grand Island, NE
Richard A. Hachten Richard A. Hachten II, FACHE
Ex-Officio
President & Chief Executive Officer
Alegent Creighton Health
Omaha, NE
H. Keith Schmode H. Keith Schmode
Businessman
Omaha, NE
Formerly Alegent Creighton Health Board of Directors
Gregory W. Heidrick, M.D.
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Lincoln, NE
Sr. Maryanne Stevens, RSM, Ph.D
President
College of Saint Mary
Omaha, NE
Sr. Nadine Heimann
Provincial/President
Sisters of Saint Francis
Colorado Springs, CO 
Richard J. Vierk Richard J. Vierk, Board Vice Chair
Board Vice Chair
Businessman
Lincoln, NE

Richard L. Herink
Board Chair
Banker
Lincoln, NE