First Responders Foundation Welcomes Jodi Teal as Director of Development
First Responders Foundation (www.firstrespondersomaha.org) welcomed Jodi Teal to the team in June as the new director of development. Jodi holds a degree in Human Resources and Family Science from University of Nebraska at Omaha and a post-baccalaureate Certificate of Paralegal Studies from the College of St. Mary. She has also completed UNO’s Certificate in Fundraising Management and Strong Nonprofit Program from the Fremont Area Community Foundation. Jodi believes in the positive nature of therapies received beyond the clinical setting. She maintains her certification as an equine specialist in Mental Health and Learning and a therapeutic riding instructor certification through the Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International. She is currently a Board of Director member for the Little Giants Foundation.
Founded in 2009, the First Responders Foundation is a nonprofit social impact organization headquartered in Omaha. The foundation’s mission is to serve and honor all first responders and their families, build appreciation and respect for their work, and enhance public safety. They carry out their mission by creating and supporting unique programs and events designed to educate and inspire and by providing necessary resources and services to First Responders, their families, and the citizens of the Greater Omaha area. Learn more at www.firstrespondersomaha.org or call (402) 218-1234.