2017 Ronda L. Dix Memorial Scholarship

The recipient is a graduating senior who plans to continue their education in Nebraska while studying nursing, physical therapy, or another medical field.

 

Ann Nordby
NAME Ann Nordby
PARENTS Ed and Mary Jo Nordby
COUNTY POSITION Edward is the Holt County Chief Deputy Sheriff
HIGH SCHOOL Ewing Public Schools
COLLEGE Bryan College of Health Sciences
MAJOR Nursing

 

2017 NACO Scholarship Recipient Bios

Twelve children of county officials and employees have been chosen to receive $1,000 NACO scholarships. The recipients are graduating seniors who plan to continue their education in Nebraska. NACO began its scholarship program in 1999.

 

Tim Bonham
NAME Tim Bonham
PARENTS Paul and Loraine Bonham
COUNTY POSITION Loraine is a Legal Assistant in the Sarpy County Attorney's Office
HIGH SCHOOL Daniel J. Gross Catholic High School
COLLEGE University of Nebraska at Omaha
MAJOR Chemistry / Spanish
Shauna Coborn
NAME Shauna Coborn
PARENTS Sindy Coburn
COUNTY POSITION Sindy is the Sheridan County Clerk
HIGH SCHOOL Gordon / Rushville High School
COLLEGE Chadron State College
MAJOR Elementary Education
Hannah Fleischer
NAME Hannah Fleischer
PARENTS Wade and Jennifer Fleischer
COUNTY POSITION Jennifer is the Deputy Clay County Attorney
HIGH SCHOOL Adams Central High School
COLLEGE Nebraska Wesleyan University
MAJOR Nursing
Emily Flint
NAME Emily Flint
PARENTS Mike and Corina Flint
COUNTY POSITION Corina is a clerk in the Custer County Treasurer's office
HIGH SCHOOL Broken Bow High School
COLLEGE University of Nebraska - Lincoln
MAJOR Pre-Health
Baylee Goff
NAME Baylee Goff
PARENTS Jody and Gary Goff
COUNTY POSITION Jody is a motor vehicle clerk in the Lancaster County Treasurer's office
HIGH SCHOOL Lincoln North Star High School
COLLEGE University of Nebraska - Lincoln
MAJOR Mechanical Engineering
Morgan Konen
NAME Morgan Konen
PARENTS James and Lori Konen
COUNTY POSITION James is an Adams County Deputy Sheriff
HIGH SCHOOL Adams Central High School
COLLEGE Nebraska Wesleyan University
MAJOR Business Administration, Political Science
William Reiter
NAME William Reiter
PARENTS Steve and Julie Reiter
COUNTY POSITION Julie is the Butler County Attorney
HIGH SCHOOL Aquinas High School
COLLEGE Chadron State College
MAJOR Exercise Science and Nutrition
Andrew Schmidt
NAME Andrew Schmidt
PARENTS Doug and Carla Schmidt
COUNTY POSITION Carla is the Cedar County Highway Superintendent
HIGH SCHOOL Hartington Newcastle Public Schools
COLLEGE Southeast Community College
MAJOR Electromechanical Technology
Whitney Steckel
NAME Whitney Steckel
PARENTS Michael and Donna Steckel
COUNTY POSITION Donna is a Region 26 Dispatcher
HIGH SCHOOL Loup County High School
COLLEGE University of Nebraska - Lincoln
MAJOR Animal Science

NAME Holden Vavricek
PARENTS
COUNTY POSITION Kristin is a Polk County Dispatcher / Jailer
HIGH SCHOOL Shelby / Rising City Public School
COLLEGE Northeast Community College
MAJOR Physical Therapy Assistant
Brielle Weverka
NAME Brielle Weverka
PARENTS Todd and Maryka Weverka
COUNTY POSITION Todd is the Furnas County Weed Superintendent
HIGH SCHOOL Arapahoe Public Schools
COLLEGE Bryan College of Health Sciences
MAJOR Registered Nurse
Luke Witte
NAME Luke Witte
PARENTS Jerry and Amy Witte
COUNTY POSITION Jerry is a Lancaster County Deputy Sheriff
HIGH SCHOOL Pius X High School
COLLEGE University of Nebraska at Omaha
MAJOR Computer Science