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If you are in a crisis situation, please do NOT contact us by email. Call 911. We want to make sure you get the help you need quickly.

If you live in Lancaster County and are experiencing a mental health crisis, please call CenterPointe's 24/7 crisis line at (402) 475-6695.

Main Phone Number
Omaha Central Adminstration Office
(402) 342-7038

Please visit our Locations by Region page to find phone numbers for specific LFS offices

Senior Executives
Ruth Henrichs - President & CEO
Joe Acierno - Vice President of Legal and Support Services
Ruth Henneman - Vice President of Development
Kerry Kernen - Chief Operating Officer for 'Health 360'/Regional Administrator for Behavioral Health for Southeast Nebraska
Todd Reckling - Vice President of Program
Richard Henrichs - Vice President of Finance

Children Services
Adoption, post adoption, foster care and pregnancy counseling
Erin Bader - Director of Permanency and Well-Being
Christy Fiala - Regional Services Director
Sarah Voss - Director of Children's Behavioral Health Programs
Cortney Schleuter - Program Director, Right Turn® (Right Turn® is a collaboration with Nebraska Children's Home Society)
Renee Ambrose - Permanency Services Supervisor
Tanya Jacha - In-Home Services Coordinator
Susan Pawloski - Program Coordinator, Pottawattamie County Center for Healthy Families®

Community Services
Refugee & Immgration Legal Services
Shawntal Smith - Statewide Administrator for Community Services
Elizabeth Bowman - Immigration Attorney & Program Manager
Emma Lockard - Interpretation Services Program Coordinator
Lacey Studnicka - Program Development Officer
Kara Tofte - Coordinator of the International Center of the Heartland

Behavioral Health
Mental health, family, marriage, addictions, and sexual abuse counseling services, as well as services for professional church workers
Pegg Siemek-Asche - Regional Administrator for Behavioral Health for Eastern and Greater Nebraska
Kerry Kernen - Chief Operating Officer for 'Health 360'/Regional Administrator for Behavioral Health for Southeast Nebraska
Julie Fisher-Erickson - Director of Behavioral Health for Southeast Nebraska
Sharon Robino-West - At Ease Program Manager
Paul Greenwell - At Ease Program Supervisor
RoxAnne Koenig - Coordinator of Adult Offender Treatment Services
Lindsay Kroll - Program Supervisor for the Douglas/Dodge/Washington Counties Crisis Response Program
Marti Wilson - Region 6 Behavioral Health Manager

Annual giving, donor relations, public relations & special events
Ruth Henneman - Vice President of Development
Joanne Hull - Director of Development Operations
Jeff Jensen - Creative Design Manager
Mike Jones - Director of Major & Corporate Gifts
Susan Medina - Development Officer
Cheryl Murray - Development Officer & Guild Liaison
Fa'iz Rab - Director of Public Relations
Rachel Williams - Development Coordinator

Richard Henrichs - Vice President of Finance
Robin Matthes - Controller

Human Resources
General HR Mailbox - for applications or questions

Legal and Support Services
Kathy Anderson - MIS Director
Katie Hruska - Director of Quality Assurance
Steve Peterson - Director of Property/Risk Management

Jeff Acklie


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