Aug. 25 - Sep. 4, 2023


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Aug. 25 - Sep. 4, 2023

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NE State Fair Administration Office

Office Hours Monday -Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm | 308-382-1620
501 E. Fonner Park Rd., #200 | P.O. Box 1387 | Grand Island, NE | 68801/68802 |

Executive Board

Bob Haag

Chairman, District 4, Indianola

Dawn Caldwell

Vice Chairman, Governor Appointee, Edgar

Tom Schellpeper

Secretary, District 3, Stanton

Boyd Strope

Treasurer, District 7, Oneill

Executive Board District Members (County Agricultural Society Districts)

Jeff Kliment

District 2, Valparaiso

Steve Wehrbein

District 1, Plattsmouth

Lanna Hubbard

District 6, Mitchell

Kevin Jorgensen

District 5, St. Paul

Governor Appointees

Beth Smith

Governor Appointee, Lincoln

Tom Dinsdale

Governor Appointee, Grand Island

Ex Officio Members

Kathleen Lodl

4-H, Lincoln

Ryan Hassebrook

FFA, Raymond


Jaime Parr

Deputy Executive Director

Tammy Baker

Business Administrator

Ray Massie

Marketing Director

Eileen Dawes

Office Administrator

Karli Schulz

Director of Events

Holle Evert

Director of Sales

Keaton Irwin

Sales Manager


Agriculture Director

Amy Kelley

Livestock and Equine Manager

Kourtney Lingeman

Competitive Exhibits Manager

Kelsey Loseke

Aksarben Stock Show Manager

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