Who We Are

Our staff and board work hard every day to benefit the community.

Our Staff

Shannon Snow

Shannon Snow

Executive Director

The Executive Director guides our strategic direction, maintains key partnerships and manages financial affairs. 

Andrea Purdy - Steenholdt

Andrea Purdy - Steenholdt

Director of Operations

Andrea oversees the daily operations at the Land Bank and coordinates efforts related to organizational procedures and priorities.

Deana Walocha

Deana Walocha

In-House Counsel

Deana manages all legal proceedings, property acqusitions and dispositions, and tax-foreclosures.

Carisma Jano

Carisma Jano

Legal Assistant

Carisma works closely with our In-House Counsel in assisting with any legal related matters.

Laura Shoenrock

Laura Shoenrock

Part-Time Employee

Laura is a part-time employee with the Land Bank and assists with programming efforts.

Briana Erwin-Ingram

Briana Erwin-Ingram

Office Administrator

Briana manages office functions and provides administrative support to Land Bank staff.

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Meet Our Board

Our Board Members provide a wealth of knowledge in various fields related to real estate and community development. The Board is comprised of seven voting Board Members (one from each City Council District), the Director of the Planning Department and additional non-voting members. All Board Members are appointed by the Mayor. We are grateful to have these talented individuals working on our behalf!

 

Vacant

Vacant

Voting Member

District 1

Sharlon Rodgers

Sharlon Rodgers

Consultant, BAHF Consulting

Voting Board Member-District 2

John Heine

John Heine

Commercial Real Estate Broker, Oak Investment Real Estate

Board Chair-District 3

Mary Byrnes

Mary Byrnes

Vice President, Lincoln Federal Savings Bank

Voting Board Member-District 4

Chris Rock

Chris Rock

Mortgage Loan Officer, Core Bank

Voting Board Member-District 5

Vacant

Vacant

Voting Member

District 6

Michael Riedmann

Michael Riedmann

President Emeritus, NP Dodge Real Estate

Voting Board Member District 7

Tiffany Hunter

Tiffany Hunter

Manager III Sales, Union Pacific Railroad

Vice Chair                        Non-Voting Member

Candice Price

Candice Price

Owner, Home Team Auto Sales

Board Member                  Non-Voting Member

Dave Fanslau

Dave Fanslau

Planning Director, City of Omaha

Board Member                  Non-Voting Member        Ex-Officio Member

Juanita Johnson

Juanita Johnson

City Council Member District 2

Board Member                  Non-Voting Member        Ex-Officio Member

2023 Board Meetings

On the second Wednesday of each month, our board meetings are held at 9 AM. Omaha Landbank board meetings are open to the public and we’d love to see you there! To participate in a public OMLB Board meeting via zoom please contact [email protected] by noon the Tuesday before the meeting to receive virtual meeting instructions.

A full list of 2023 Board meeting dates can be found using the following link: 2023 OMLB Board Meetings

For archives from previous board meetings, please contact i[email protected]

05/10/2023

09/13/2023

02/15/2023

06/14/2023

10/11/2023

03/08/2023

07/12/2023

11/08/2023

04/12/2023

08/09/2023

12/13/2023

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