Helen E. Griffin

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    Home Address: 901 S. 51st St., Lincoln, NE 68510

    Current Office on the Board: Treasurer

    District Representing: Fifth

    Board Member Since: 1993

    Term Expires: December 2016


    High School: Cortland, NE.

    Year Graduated: 1953


    Current Employer: Retired 

    Past Employment Summary: Legal secretary, Department of Insurance, state of Nebraska. Office Manager, Business Manager and Human Resources Administrator, Department of Insurance, state of Nebraska (retired in 2000).

    Professional Organizations/Offices Held: President, Nebraska State Government Chapter of the National Management Association. Certified Manager with the Institute of Certified Professional Managers, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA, 1991. National Director of ICPM for 12 years.

    Honors/Awards: "The Silver Knight of Management" award, 1995, by the Nebraska State Government Chapter of the National Management Association. ICPM Distinguished Service Award, 1992. Optimist Club of Lincoln's Optimist of the Year award, 1999.

    Community Involvement

    Current president of the Senior Foundation of Lincoln & Lancaster County. Member, Board of the Heartland Big Brothers/Big Sisters. Member, Cornhusker Boy Scouts. Member, Hugh O'Brian Youth Foundation. Member, Lincoln Woman's Club. Member, Homestead Girl Scouts. Member, Better Business Bureau. Member, Community Women's Club. Member, Sunrise Kiwanis. Member, Optimist Club of Lincoln (past president and Lt. Governor of Zone 6 for the Nebraska District). Member, Northeast Sertoma Club.