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Mary Ann Borgeson
Douglas County Commissioner since: 1995
Email: Mary Ann Borgeson
Phone: 402-444-7025
District #6
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1819 Farnam St.
LC2, Civic Center
Omaha, NE 68183

(402) 444-7025
Email: Mary Ann Borgeson

 

Local Leadership

  • Douglas County Board of Commissioners (1994-Present)

  • Chair, Douglas County Board of Commissioners (1997, 2000, 2001, 2007, 2010, 2011, 2013-2017)

  • First woman elected Chair of the Douglas County Board of Commissioners

  • Vice Chair, Douglas County Board of Commissioners (1996, 1999, 2008, 2009, 2012)

  • Douglas County Human Resources Committee (2001, 2007, 2010, 2011, 2013-Present)

  • Douglas County Board of Trustees (1995-Present)

  • Douglas County Board of Corrections (1995-Present)

  • Douglas County Health & Human Services Committee (2000, 2001, 2007, 2010, 2011, 2013-Present)

  • Douglas County Government Awareness Committee (2010-Present)

  • Douglas County Wellness Committee (2008-Present)

  • Douglas County Board of Health (1995-2000)

  • Douglas County 911 Users Committee (2010-2014)

  • Region 6 Governing Board (1995-Present)

State & National Leadership

  • National Association of Counties (NACo) First Vice President (July 2018- Present)

  • National Association of Counties (NACo) Second Vice President (July 2017-July 2018)

  • Board of Directors – Nebraska Association of County Officials (NACO; 2001-2006)

  • Board of Directors – Nebraska Representative for NACO to NACo (2012-2017)

  • Chair NACO Health & Human Services Committee (1998-2014)

  • NACO 2020 Committee (2010)

  • NACO Scholarship Committee (2003)

  • NACO Insurance Committee (2001)

  • Governor’s Intergovernmental Data

  • Communications Advisory Council (1998-1999)

  • Governor’s Human Trafficking Task Force (2012-Present)

  • Next Generation 911 Planning Team (2016-Present)

  • Board of Directors – National Association of Counties (NACo; 2012 to Present)

  • Women of NACo (2011-Present & currently serving as Immediate Past President)

  • Cyber Security Task Force (2013-2015, served as Chair 2013 & 2014)

  • Health Steering Committee (2010-Present, served as Chair 2014 and 2015, Vice Chair 2016-2017)

  • Healthy Counties Initiative Advisory Board (2012-Present, Vice Chair 2016-2017)

  • Large Urban County Caucus (2013-Present, Vice Chair 2016-2017)

  • Membership Standing Committee (2015-Present)

  • Arts and Culture Commission (2015-Present)

  • Information Technology Standing Committee (2015-2017)

  • International and Economic Development Task Force (2015-Present)

  • Programs and Services Standing Committee (2015-Present)

Awards & Recognitions

  • 2000 - Recipient of Nebraska Association of Counties President's Award for Leadership in Health and Human Services issues

  • 2003 - Recipient of Nebraska Association of Counties President's Award for Leadership in Health and Human Services & Juvenile issues

  • 2003 - Hope Medical Outreach Champions Award

  • 2004 - Domestic Violence Coordinating Council Outstanding Leadership Award

  • 2006 - Recipient of Nebraska Association of Counties President’s Award for Leadership in Health and Human issues

  • 2008 - Recipient of Nebraska Chapter of the American Society for Public Administration (ASPA) for Outstanding Elected Official

  • 2010 - Recipient of Nebraska Association of Counties President’s Award for Leadership in Health and Human issues

  • 2012 - National Alliance to End Homelessness Public Sector Award

  • 2014 - Douglas County Housing Authority ~ Mary Ann Borgeson Housing and Services Advocacy Award

  • 2014 - University of Nebraska @ Omaha, College of Public Affairs & Community Service Alumni Award for Excellence in Public Service

  • 2016 - National Association of County Behavioral Health & Developmental Disability Directors Outstanding Leadership & Service to health of the Nation Award

  • 2018 - Recognized by Douglas County Disproportionate Minority Contact (DMC) Committee for leadership & commitment to Moving the Dial on DMC

 

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