Governance

MENTAL HEALTH & SUBSTANCE USE

REGIONAL Governing Board

Responsible for the development and coordination both adult and children’s publically funded behavioral health services within the region.

The board consists of one county board member from each of the 5 counties in the region.

  • Cass County | Jim Peterson
  • Dodge County | Pat Tawney
  • Douglas County | Mary Ann Borgeson (chair)
  • Sarpy County | Angi Burmeister (vice chair)
  • Washington County | Lisa Kramer (secretary/treasurer)

The board meets once a month and are open to the public (cancellations noted in agendas).

  • 2nd Wednesday of Every Month
  • 3:30pm
  • Region 6 Behavioral Healthcare
    4715 S 132nd St.
    Omaha, NE 68137
BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

ADVISORY Committee

Appointed by the Governing Board and responsible for advising the board on behavioral health issues.

The committee consists of two representatives from each county and other stakeholders, including consumers and/or family members.

  • Cass | Jeff Leach (Chair) & *Open Position
  • Dodge | Happy Aldana & *Open Position
  • Sarpy | John Sheehan & Robert Hillabrand (Vice Chair)
  • Douglas | Christopher Kelly & Medjine Desgraves
  • Washington | Amy Zimmer & *Open Position
  • Consumer Advisory Team | Michaelle Vega-Hernandez
  • Regional Governing Board | *Open Position
  • At Large Consumer and/or Family Member | Sharon Price & *Open Position

The committee meets once a month and are open to the public (cancellations noted in agendas).

  • 1st Wednesday of Every Month
  • 9:00am
  • Region 6 Behavioral Healthcare
    4715 S 132nd St.
    Omaha, NE 68137