Central Platte NRD’s lobby is now open to the public; however, if you need to visit with a staff member please call to make an appointment.  If you are not already utilizing our digital tools for updated information, we strongly encourage you to begin using the District’s Facebook and Twitter pages.  Please reach out to us with any questions or concerns at (308) 385-6282.



General Manager
Lyndon Vogt

Assistant Manager
Jesse Mintken


Kelly Cole

Projects Assistant
Tom Backer

Habitat Easement Specialist
Krystal Bialas

Range Management Specialist
David Carr

Water Resources Specialist
Dan Clement

Water Quality Programs Assistant
Tricia Dudley

Hydrologist PhD

Brandi Flyr

Resources Conservationist
Bill Hiatt

Deb Jarzynka

District Secretary
Dawson County
Samantha Keith

Demo Project Coordinator
Dean Krull

Information/Education Specialist
Marcia Lee

District Secretary
Buffalo County

Shelly Lippincott

Resources Conservationist
Shane Max

Easement Habitat Specialist
Ele Nugent

Easement Admin Specialist
Michelle Steffen

Communications Assistant
Brody Vorderstrasse

Cozad Canal
Manager Mike Schmeeckle

GIS Coordinator
Angela Warner

Water Resources Technician
Courtney Widup

GIS Image Analyst
Luke Zakrzewski

Thirty Mile Canal
Manager Jim Harris

Mike Ostergard
Marci Ostergard