Our Board

An Intersectional Community

Stand in for Nebraska Board Members self-identify as community advocates and human rights ambassadors for the organization.

To best advance human rights and justice alongside multi-marginalized communities in Nebraska while dismantling systemic oppressions, Stand in for Nebraska Board Members enact a diverse, shared, and supportive leadership model.

Our vision in 2021, is to enhance educational programming, outreach, and quality food security for Nebraskans.

Our Values

PERSONAL INTEGRITY

We believe in remaining mindful, de-centering ego, and practicing self-care and healing to remain resilient, build stamina, and be effective.

Relational INTEGRITY

We believe in the value of listening to the most vulnerable, protecting our community, and using sensitive approaches to our work with others. 

Organizational INTEGRITY

We engage in courageous and responsive leadership, celebrate innovative initiative, and lead with a passionate focus to get work done.

Our Board Members

Dr. Sarah Sawin-Thomas

Dr. Sarah Sawin-Thomas

Co-Founder and Director

Dr. Stephanie Bondi

Dr. Stephanie Bondi

Board Member

Dr. Anh Le

Dr. Anh Le

Board Member

Dr. Colette Yellowrobe

Dr. Colette Yellowrobe

Board Member

Dr. Chandra Diaz

Dr. Chandra Diaz

Board Member

Freedom Thomas

Freedom Thomas

Board Member