Three new members have been appointed to 澳门威尼斯人网址’s Board of Trustees. Dr. 史蒂夫·乔尔博士. 贝琪Tonniges和迪克鞋匠将加入董事会, which serves as the governing body for the university and oversees the implementation and prioritization of Doane’s strategic plan.

Joel will replace a resigned trustee for the remainder of their term. Tonniges was elected to serve as an alumni representative for a two-year term and Shoemaker was elected to serve a four-year term.

“We could not ask for three better people to join our trustees,” said Dr. 澳门威尼斯人网址校长罗杰·休斯说. “They bring years of experience in business and education and actively showcase the leadership principles we want our students, 教师, 员工与校友拥抱. 在他们的帮助下,我们会继续帮助澳门威尼斯人网址.”

在冬季会议期间, 埃里森·彼得森 ' 78也被选为荣誉理事, in recognition of her service to Doane as a member of the board from 2004 to 2021.

澳门威尼斯人网址的董事会是一个独立的选举产生的机构, 除了监督学校的战略计划, aids in advancing Doane’s mission and supports all systems designed to further that mission. 董事会每年定期召开三次会议, 在秋天, 冬天和春天, 目前有31个成员.

“It was a pleasure to serve on the Doane Board of Trustees with Allison [Petersen]. She always had a pleasant demeanor and was incredibly dedicated to serving Doane, 我很高兴她获得了名誉退休资格,保罗·谢尔斯特雷特说, 校董会主席. “I very much look forward to working with Steve Joel, 贝琪Tonniges and 迪克鞋匠. They’re all talented people who each bring special expertise that will help make Doane the kind of university everyone else wants to be like.”



Dr. Steve Joel stands on a podium above the heads of Doane 教师 and staff in full academic regalia in Cassel Theatre for the spring Commencement ceremony. Beyond him are the blurred faces of graduates and their families.
Dr. Steve Joel speaks during the 2022 Spring Commencement Ceremony in Cassel Theatre on Doane's 克里特岛 campus.

乔尔1976年毕业于澳门威尼斯人网址学院, with additional degrees from the University of 内布拉斯加州-林肯 and a doctorate from Kansas State University. He retired in 2022 after serving 12 years as superintendent of 林肯 Public 学校, and 25 years as superintendent for other 内布拉斯加州 and Kansas school districts. 乔尔获得了许多当地奖项, 国家和国家承认, 包括内布拉斯加州年度督学, 表彰他在学校和全国的领导作用.

In recent years, Joel has published numerous leadership articles for 学校管理员 以及其他媒体, 受邀就领导力和团队发展进行演讲, 领导了几次全国督学调查. 他曾在国家委员会任职,包括ERDI和USAA, and serves as a mentor/teacher for the AASA Urban Superintendent Academy. Working with superintendents and school boards to establish necessary frameworks required for success is his passion.

在他的职业生涯中, 乔尔参与了许多当地的民间组织, 包括旋转, 青年成就, 队友, 商会和有限合伙人基金会. 在退休后, 他继续担任同行的导师, 目前在队友状态板上. 长岛人长岛人, 纽约, 乔尔和他的妻子, 琳达, 有两个孩子, 梅丽莎和德里克, 还有五个孙子孙女.



博士的影像. 贝琪Tonniges, 谁有长, curled brown hair and wears a black jacket with a white embroidered logo in the shape of a rooster on an arrow — the logo for Primrose 学校. 这张照片的背景是深灰色.
Dr. 贝琪·汤尼吉斯(贝琪Tonniges)是澳门威尼斯人网址克里特岛校区2006届毕业生, and returned for two additional master's degrees from the university in Curriculum and Instruction and Educational Leadership.

Tonniges first graduated from Doane in 2006, with her bachelor of arts in Elementary Education. Then again in 2008, with her Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction. 2011年,我又获得了教育领导力硕士学位. She received her doctorate from the University of 内布拉斯加州 at 奥马哈.

她的第一份工作是在小学教书, 首先在道格拉斯, 亚利桑那州, 然后是奥马哈的米勒德公立学校. She has served as a principal for elementary schools in Ralston Public 学校 and 林肯 Public 学校, 澳门威尼斯人网址的兼职教授, and a student teacher supervisor for multiple 内布拉斯加州 collegiate teaching programs. Tonniges has also worked with the 内布拉斯加州 Department of Education and EdReports, and is currently a consultant on K-12 education and education leadership.

In 2019, Tonniges opened Primrose School of 林肯 at Wilderness Hills, 提供学前教育, 教育日托和儿童保育服务.

除了她的教育工作, Tonniges also serves in leadership positions for multiple organizations in 林肯 and 内布拉斯加州. 目前, she is on the board of directors for the United Way Women in Philanthropy, Bluestem Health和林肯儿童博物馆, and board president for both Bright Lights and CASA for Lancaster County. 她在扶轮社也很活跃, in the Junior League of 林肯 and at Sheridan Lutheran Church, 并参与了青年专业人员小组, 领导林肯和成功林肯.



迪克·舒梅克的黑白头像, who wears a white button-up shirt with a zig-zag patterned tie, 还有一件编织西装外套.

舒梅克1972年毕业于澳门威尼斯人网址学院. 他目前是Pinpoint Holdings的董事会主席, 内布拉斯加州一家多元化的通讯公司. Pinpoint Holdings was incorporated in 1997 as the parent company of various telecommunications-related subsidiaries. He has more than 30 years of experience in various media companies, 包括担任剑桥电话公司首席执行官25年, a 内布拉斯加州 incumbent telephone exchange that has operated for nearly 100 years. 今天, the Pinpoint family of companies owns assets in cable television, 互联网, 摘要, 电脑无线, 宽带, 光纤长途和管制电话业务.

舒梅克还在许多非营利组织工作过, including the State of 内布拉斯加州 Governor’s Excellence in Education Council, 内布拉斯加州教育电视委员会主席, 凯蒂·M. 珀金斯基金会和舒梅克家族基金会. He has also been a member of the Peter Kiewit Institute of Technology Board of Policy, University of 内布拉斯加州 President’s Advisory Council and University of 内布拉斯加州 Medical Center advisory board.

另外, he holds board positions at numerous private companies and serves as a director of Digital Capital Partners, 总部位于芝加哥的数据中心投资集团.



彼得森1978年毕业于澳门威尼斯人网址学院. 除了她对澳门威尼斯人网址的贡献, Petersen has a long record of serving communities throughout Lancaster and Saline counties. 她曾担任德威特村的镇长, 内布拉斯加州, on the board of counselors for the University of 内布拉斯加州 Medical Center, and on the board of directors for the 内布拉斯加州 State Historical Society Foundation and 林肯 Community Libraries. Peterson has also worked and volunteered in multiple capacities with the 林肯 Community Foundation, 内布拉斯加州文学遗产协会, 内布拉斯加州艺术协会和内布拉斯加州历史协会.