Itzel Lopez
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by Hurrdat Media
1y ago
Itzel Lopez is a strategic community leader and collaborator with the ability to forge strong and authentic relationships with philanthropy, industry, nonprofits, government, and other key community stakeholders. Itzel is a seasoned fundraiser and offers a strong track record in leading community development projects. Most recently organized and led the Latino Economic Development Council (LEDC) effort to secure over $ 25 million dollars for South Omaha projects that will drive community growth and contribute to the area’s economic vitality. Itzel is a proactive and dedicated leader who also u ..read more
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Marcos Eduardo Marcos Barrientos
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by Hurrdat Media
1y ago
Marcos Eduardo Marcos Barrientos, a third generation Mexican American, was born in Los Angeles, CA and raised in South Omaha, NE. He comes from one of the largest Mexican American families in Omaha—la familia Barrientos which has contributed to the Omaha music scene for 96 years! Marcos is a graduate of the Goodrich Program at the University of Nebraska at Omaha with a Bachelor’s Degree in Spanish and a minor in Chicano Latino Studies. As a pillar in the Latino community, Marcos has become one of the most recognized leaders for his family’s contribution in the arts, business and South Omaha co ..read more
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Yuridia Igbokwe
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by Hurrdat Media
1y ago
Welcome to Education with an Edge! Today, we have the honor of interviewing the inspiring Yuridia Igbokwe. Yuridia is a Mexican-born immigrant rights activist and entrepreneur who champions women in leadership, works with immigrants worldwide, and tirelessly advocates for social justice. With over 20 years of experience, she's trained legal professionals and developed case strategies to protect immigrant rights. Yuridia has founded the "Legal Conversations Show" and "Top Law Connect," providing valuable resources to immigrants in Latin America and West Africa. She's served as Marketing Directo ..read more
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Shannon Bingham
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by Hurrdat Media
1y ago
When Shannon Bingham moved to Omaha after graduating from Lenox, Iowa, she began to envision and pursue a life with purpose. In 2004, at the young age of 26, she opened nationally recognized Seven Salon with her business partner Nikki, which has been in business 20 years with a staff of 30.  The salon was quickly awarded Salon Today magazine’s Top 200 Fastest Growing Salons in the United States.  In addition to being a business owner and hairstylist, Shannon has been a traveling haircutting educator for major manufacturers such as Tigi Bed Head and IGK, gracing stages and c ..read more
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Dr. Patricia Newman
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by Hurrdat Media
1y ago
Dr. Patricia Newman is a Clinical Child Psychologist and the Founder and Executive Director of RESPECT. She also holds graduate degrees in Educational Psychology and Special Education. Dr. Newman is in private practice with Family Enrichment, Inc. and works as a Medical Consultant for the Nebraska Department of Disability Determinations. She is the recipient of several professional and community awards, including the Y/WCA Tribute to Women Award for her work in the areas of Human Service and Community Advocacy; the Nebraska School Psychologists Association “Psychologist of the Year” award; the ..read more
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Melissa Roth
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by Hurrdat Media
1y ago
Melissa Roth, M.A. is a Credentialing Manager for Aureus Medical Group. She leads the amazing teams that ensure medical professionals have the proper work history, education, credentials, and a clear background prior to being allowed to work in facilities across the Country. Currently, she is representing her community through participation in the Mrs. Nebraska Pageant. Melissa’s platform focus for 2021-2022 is PMDD (Premenstrual dysphoric disorder) awareness and educating women on tracking their cycles. A Hurrdat Media Production. Hurrdat Media is a digital media and commercial video pro ..read more
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Angela Bang Schroeder
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by Hurrdat Media
1y ago
Entrepreneur, author, speaker, coach, dynamic connector, life-long learner, passionate about empowering people to live courageously, developing distinctive cultures and teams. I will always strive to make courageous decisions to "Be the Light" in my own life and the lives of others. In over 25 years of experience in launching and running businesses, record-breaking sales, leading highly successful teams, and developing phenomenal cultures, she has learned it all starts with leading yourself well. Angela's sales success began with Cutco knives in high school (if we don't count selling 1000 + bo ..read more
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Kellie Konz
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by Hurrdat Media
1y ago
A Nebraska native, Kellie graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, obtaining a Bachelor's of Journalism degree with an emphasis in Broadcast, English, and Communications. She moved to Omaha immediately after college and worked in television news for several years before deciding to pursue a career in which she could be in charge of her success. Enter real estate! Kellie has been licensed in the State of Nebraska and a member of both the Omaha and Lincoln realtor boards since 2011. She loves this business because it connects her with people! Seeing their smiles, hearing their joy in ..read more
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Deborah Neary
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by Hurrdat Media
1y ago
Deborah Neary has devoted her personal and professional life to the betterment of vulnerable populations across our community. Deborah spent the last 20 years working as the Executive Director of several education-focused nonprofits. Based on her experiences, Deborah, a former foster parent to eight youth, decided she wanted to make an even larger impact across our state as a policymaker, and ran for and was elected to the Nebraska State Board of Education (SBoE) for District 8. In her role with the State Board of Education—Deborah tackles systemic issues to ensure we are developing youth who ..read more
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Michael Young
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by Hurrdat Media
1y ago
Michael Young is a Father, Community Focused Advocate, and Candidate for Legislative District 18. He founded his consulting company, Technology Consulting Solutions in 2008 and opened Rooted Synergy Art Gallery in 2021. Michael continues to grow as a highly motivated, entrepreneurial technology professional with extensive experience as a customer-focused leader. With a focus on business analytics and process improvement, he has developed an outstanding ability to translate business needs into technical solutions that dramatically improve efficiency, productivity, and profitability. As an ..read more
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