Staff

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Executive Director
402.483.2511 ext. 105

Laurie Klosterboer has dedicated over 34 years to promoting safe and healthy environments in our workplaces and communities across Nebraska. Her knowledge and passion spans from safety to health and wellness and defensive driving. Highlights of her involvement in local organizations includes 2016-2017 President of the Nebraska Society of Association Executives, 2016-2017 Treasurer of the Toastmasters Club, Co-Chair of the Nebraska Injury Community Planning Group, as well as a member of the Drive Smart Nebraska Coalition and the Lincoln-Lancaster County Safe Kids Coalition.

Every day she leads the Nebraska Safety Council by example and aims for our staff to provide excellent customer experiences that exceed your expectations. Laurie’s decades of commitment have created a profound impact on countless employees, businesses, and organizations and has shaped the Nebraska Safety Council into the trusted resource it is today.


This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Lisa Henning

Executive Director
402.483.2511 ext. 109

Lisa has almost 30 years of experience in corporate wellness and prevention. Lisa previously led WorkWell for 22 years as she performed and managed various projects. Lisa left WorkWell in 2012 to lead the implementation of the 2-year $8.5M CDC National Healthy Worksite Program, a new comprehensive human risk improvement cost containment management program. Lisa has been awarded the Governor’s Excellence in Leadership Recognition by Governor Dave Heineman in 2012, Healthy Innovation Award Program Finalist by Center of Disease Control in 2011, LiveHealthy Nebraska Star Award by Nebraska Sports Council in 2011, and Well City Lincoln Award in 2000.


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Director of Workplace Services
402.483.2511 ext. 117

Heather has a true passion for safety and improving the health and lives of workers. Her extensive experience with OSHA, EPA, and DOT agencies as well as knowledge of ANSI, NFPA, ISO and ASTM standards make her a valuable asset to the Nebraska Safety Council and our members. She has over 15 years of manufacturing, food distribution and general industry experience holding management positions in Human Resources, Operations and Safety.


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Safety Trainer/Membership Development
402.483.2511 ext. 111

Ric has been an adult instructor since 2004, with extensive law enforcement experience. He has been focused in workplace safety since 2006, most recently with Reinke Manufacturing where they won numerous state and national safety awards. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.">


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Safety and Health Instructor, Consultant, and Health Coach
402.483.2511 ext. 106

Courtney is a Certified Health Education Specialist and ACE Certified Health Coach with a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology and Health from Iowa State University. Her passion for prevention has drawn her to look at all factors involved in a person’s well-being from healthy lifestyle choices to safe work practices. She grew up working for her father’s construction company and has been working in the industry ever since. Her desire to help people grow has made an impact on those who work with her.


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Safety Trainer & Consultant
402.483.2511 ext. 110

A B.S. in education and over 22 years of teaching experience make John Lewis a perfect fit as an instructor for the construction industry. He brings a rare wit to each teaching session that keeps everyone involved. To quote one student, “John is so serious in such a funny way. I’m really glad I attended.”