LINCOLN, Neb. – The Nebraska Ethanol Board will meet Friday, Sept. 14, at 8:30 a.m. The meeting will be held at the Cornhusker Marriott Hotel (333 S. 13th Street) in downtown Lincoln.
The board welcomes soon-to-be Administrator Sarah Thornton Caswell to the meeting. Caswell has extensive experience in the bio-industry sector and recently served as vice president of Government and Regulatory Affairs for Edeniq, a technology firm serving the biofuels industry. Caswell earned her law degree from American University’s Washington College of Law in Washington, D.C., and is a member of the Illinois Bar. She will assume the role of board administrator Sept. 17.
This will be the last board meeting for long-time Nebraska Ethanol Board Administrator Todd Sneller, who retires Sept. 14.
The meeting agenda is as follows:
- Call Meeting to Order
- Approval of Agenda
- Approval of Minutes
- Budget Report
- Presentation: Mark Wilkins, UNL Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources
- Husker Motorsports Team
- Dues & Subscriptions
- Marketing & Education
- E30 Road Test in Legacy Vehicles
- State and Federal Legislation
- American Coalition for Ethanol – Ron Lamberty & Liz Bunkers
- Ethanol Plant Reports
- Fuel Retailer Reports
- Chair’s Report
- Administrator’s Report
- Working Lunch
- Travel Reports and Authorization
- Next Meeting Date
This agenda contains all items to come before the Board except those items of an emergency nature.