Board Members

The Nebraska Ethanol Board’s seven members are appointed by the governor. Each member represents a specific area or interest related to Nebraska’s ethanol industry. The board also has a technical advisor from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

 

 

Mike Thede, Chairman (General Farming)
Appointed: September 2006

 

 


Jan tenBensel, Vice Chairman 
(Wheat)
Appointed: October 2015

 

 

Mark Ondracek, Secretary (Labor)
Appointed: January 2013

 

 

 

rsz_1randyRandy Gard (Petroleum)
Appointed: September 2016

 

 

Tim Else (Sorghum)
Appointed: September 2003

Frenzen GalenGalen Frenzen (Corn)
Appointed: September 2009

 

 


Scott McPheeters
 (Business)
Appointed: February 2017

 

 

Hunter-FlodmanHunter Flodman, Ph.D. Chemical Engineering (Technical Advisor)
Appointed: November 2014