Nebraska Ethanol Board to Meet Sept. 14, 2018

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:

  1. Call Meeting to Order
  2. Approval of Agenda
  3. Approval of Minutes
  4. Budget Report
  5. Contracts
  6. Notary
  7. Presentation: Mark Wilkins, UNL Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources
  8. Husker Motorsports Team
  9. Dues & Subscriptions
  10. Marketing & Education
  11. E30 Road Test in Legacy Vehicles
  12. State and Federal Legislation
  13. American Coalition for Ethanol – Ron Lamberty & Liz Bunkers
  14. Ethanol Plant Reports
  15. Fuel Retailer Reports
  16. Chair’s Report
  17. Administrator’s Report
  18. Working Lunch
  19. Travel Reports and Authorization
  20. Personnel
  21. Next Meeting Date
  22. Adjourn

This agenda contains all items to come before the Board except those items of an emergency nature.