Megan her bachelors in human and social services and work for DHHS as a DDBH surveyor. She is originally from Las Vegas, NV, yet grew up every where due to her dad being in the military. This year she will have lived in Nebraska for 21 years.
Julie is an Omaha Native, who is an executive at a local Workers Compensation Insurance Brokerage. She graduated from Wayne State College in 2005 with a BS in Communications and Business.
Richard has been working in Omaha at Hiland Dairy for over 10 years. He resides in Council Bluffs with his wife and son, who they adopted after 9 years of infertility. He is also an avid outdoorsman who enjoys all things hunting, fishing and camping.
Lydia, is a Kansas native. In 2014, Lydia and her husband Weldon moved to Papillion from the western part of Nebraska. Lydia is excited to be a part of Conceive Nebraska and help spread awareness about infertility issues and change socialites view on “infertility” so that it is no longer a taboo topic. She hopes that sharing her journey will encourage others to reach out and know that they are not along.
Kristen is a Nebraska native who is extremely blessed to be a member of the board. Life has thrown some obstacles at her but she comes out stronger each time. She is very excited to bring her creative talents to the board.
Battling infertility has turned Leah to advocacy. It is her mission to open up the dialogue about infertility so that generations to come will not have to fight so hard for diagnosis and access to proper treatment. Becoming a board member for Conceive Nebraska allows Leah to continue these conversations and begin the long journey to ending the stigma around infertility.