Endorsements

  • Metropolitan Community College Education Association 

  • Professional Firefighters Association of Omaha, Local 385

  • Omaha Federation of Labor AFL-CIO

  • Nebraska State AFL-CIO

  • Run for Something

  • Women Who Run - Nebraska

  • Nebraska Unity PAC

  • Senator Steve Lathrop, Nebraska Legislature, District 12

  • Senator Lynne Walz, Nebraska Legislature, District 15

Elizabeth O'Connor
University of Nebraska
Board of Regents, 2019 - present

“Kristen is running because she knows how access to education can change lives. Her pragmatic approach to problem solving coupled with her passion for education will serve her well on the Board of Governors.”

Patrick Leahy
Metro Comm. College
Board of Governors,
2001 - 2010

"Kristen has the financial acumen and strategic vision that will ensure stability for the future of Metro Community College. I’m proud to offer my endorsement and Kristen will make an excellent addition to the Board of Governors."

Zach Reinhardt
Metro Comm. College
Board of Governors, 
2021 - present

"Kristen knows the benefits of Metro reach beyond the classroom. She is passionate about keeping tuition affordable because an educated and skilled workforce will help us meet the demands of the strong job market and grow our local economy."