Board & Staff

Board of Directors

Fresh Start is thankful for the service of the volunteers who serve on the Board of Directors. Members of the Board serve a three year term and are eligible for three consecutive terms. Board members serve on committees, which include: executive, finance/personnel, marketing/community engagement, fund development and The Daisy. If you are interested in joining the Board of Directors or serving on an ad-hoc basis, please contact our office at 402.475.7777.

2016 Board of Directors
Back Row: Katie Cunningham, Treasurer; Emily Green; Christine Dahl; Krista Vogel; Cynthia Peterson, Past President; Chad Bennett; Nick Ludwig, Vice President; Chris Peterson; Denise Robeson; Liz Gebhart; Jane Wood Bennett; Ann Kontor
Front Row: Kristin Carlson; Olivia Bond; Lina Bostwick, President; Monica Zinke, Executive Director; Alex Cowsky, Secretary; Sue Wortmann
Not Pictured: Kari Krier


Staff, pictured at the 25th Anniversary celebration 
Back Row: Sandy, Monica, Red
Middle Row: Stephanie, Meg
Front Row: Deb, Audrey, Deanna
Not Pictured: Julie, Marla, Demetria, Amber

2017 Staff Members include: 
Monica Zinke, Executive Director 
Meg, Program Coordinator
Audrey, Development Coordinator
Amber, Housing Advocate/Case Manager
Deanna, Case Manager
Deb, On Call Worker
Demetria, Housing Advocate/Case Manager
Julie, Case Manager
Marla, Case Manager
Red, Overnight/ Shelter Support
Sandy, On Call Worker
Stephanie, Overnight/Shelter Support