Our Leadership

Board of Directors & House Staff

Ronald McDonald House Charities in Omaha is governed by a Board of Directors. Members are local business leaders and community volunteers. Members serve three-year terms and a maximum of six years.

2023 Board of Directors:

Timothy McGill
McGill Restoration,

Board President
Tracy Carmichael
Past President
Cynthia Schroeder
CS Consulting,
Board Treasurer
Mark Peters
Physicians Mutual,

Board Secretary
Allison Balus
Baird Holm, LLP
Patty Bauer
Methodist Women’s Hospital
Ama Bikoko
CDC Foundation
Dr. Dan Connealy, MD, MBA
Perinatal Associates
Jeff Francis
Methodist Health System
Dr. Harris Frankel
Nebraska Medicine
Donna Huber
Thirteen Moons
Lisa Jansen
Nebraska Medicine
Steve Leonard
Leonard Management McDonald’s
Dr. David Mercer, MD, PhD
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Camille Metoyer Moten
Steve Nebbia
Diana Novoselska
Horsepower Today, LLC
Jon A. Smith
Veteran Horizons, LLC


Our Staff

Lindsey Rai Kortan, Chief Executive Officer
(office) 402.346.9377 ext. 127
(cell) 714.878.4908
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Tina Moulton, Chief Operating Officer
(office) 402.346.9377 ext. 123
(cell) 402.305.4082
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Kari Ketcham, Chief Development Officer
(office) 402.346.9377 ext. 128
(cell) 573.489.7330
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Emily Mozer, Director of Corporate Giving
(office) 402.346.9377 ext. 125
(cell) 402.237.1540
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Vicky Sheeler, Chief Program Officer
(office) 402.346.9377 ext. 130
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Hunter Samuels, Director of Stewardship & Communications
(office) 402.346.9377 ext. 124
(cell) 913.775.0349
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Ann Woodford, Community Relations Manager
(office) 402.346.9377 ext. 132
(cell) 402.819.7970
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Mackenzie Leahy, Program Manager
(office) 402.346.9377 ext. 133
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Emily Swett, Marketing & Events Manager
(office) 402.346.9377 ext. 122
(cell) 402.312.0405
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Sydney Leo, Development Coordinator
(office) 402.346.9377
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Kate Wakefield, Guest Manager
(office) 402.346.9377
Michelle Swan, Guest Manager
(office) 402.346.9377
Zarrina Khujamurotova
(office) 402.346.9377
Jay Nelsen
Lead Volunteer


© McDonald’s Corporation The following trademarks used herein are owned by McDonald’s Corporation and its affiliates; McDonald’s, Ronald McDonald House Charities, Ronald McDonald House Charities Logo, RMHC, Ronald McDonald House, Ronald McDonald Family Room, and Ronald McDonald Care Mobile. RMHC is recognized as a public charity under Internal Revenue Code section 509(a) and has 501(c)(3) status. Donations to RMHC are deductible. Donors should consult their tax advisor for questions regarding deductibility. The RMHC in Omaha EIN is 47-0755104. A copy of the RMHC determination letter is available upon request. To request accessible versions of RMHC in Omaha financial documents, please email hsamuels@rmhcomaha.org.