Office of Student Affairs

Who We Are


These serve as guiding principles in daily operations and interactions. We are:

    • Student-minded
      We nurture student growth, learning and well-being.
    • Inclusive
      We foster diverse, accessible and caring communities that promote full and equal participation and respect each individual's personal stories.
    • Innovative
      We seek new and creative solutions to challenges facing our campus and community.
    • Collaborative
      We initiate campus partnerships that advance student learning, maximize resources and facilitate civic engagement.


Student Affairs at Nebraska collaborates with campus and community partners to provide safe and inclusive living and learning experiences that inspire students to recognize and achieve their aspirations.

Achieve national distinction and excellence by creating a supportive environment where students thrive. Vision statement

Office of Student Affairs Staff

Laurie Bellows, Interim Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs

Josh Overocker, Associate Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs (Operations & Chief of Staff)

Jake Johnson, Assistant Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs (Student Advocacy & Support)

Linda Major, Assistant Vice Chancellor

Charlie Foster, Assistant Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs (Diversity & Inclusion)

Connie Boehm, Director of Student Resilience

Lauren Gayer, Director of Marketing and Communications

Debbie Hendricks, Executive Secretary

Tonda Humphress, Project Coordinator

Kacey Tegtmeier, Administrative Technician