Our Team

West Central Nebraska Development District has staff dedicated to serving the counties and communities in the District. We are able to meet the needs of our customers in the area of Community Development, Housing, Business Development and Grant Administration. Staff regularly attends training sessions and workshops to gain knowledge on the latest forms of assistance available so that we can effectively help build the communities that we serve. Please feel free to contact a staff member with any questions you or your community may have.

Karl Elmshaeuser

Executive Director


Martie Burke

GIS - Mapping Specialist


CJ Poltack

Community Economic Development Specialist


Cody Fenwick

Community Economic Development Specialist