Board of Directors
The Board of Directors provides vision, direction, and leadership for the Phelps County Development Corporation. The board is composed of no more than 12 individuals that passionately support the growth of the Phelps County economy and are financially committed through Prosperity Project.
While ex-officio members do not have a vote, they are provided with all other privileges afforded to board members: Bob Rager (City of Holdrege), Janice Ludeke (Village of Atlanta), Matthew Gregg (Village of Bertrand), and Denise Laird (Village of Funk).
Phil Hinrichs is the Vice President of the Phelps County Development Corporation Board. Phelps County has five communities and PCDC oversees the Economic growth of all communities.
Bruning State Bank; Board Member since 2005; Treasurer since 2016; PCDC Housing Development Committee Vice Chairwoman; Loan Committee Board Liaison; Industry Recruitment Committee Member; President 2009-2010
Dentist, retired after 42 years; Board Member since 2012; GO! DREAM Design Committee Chair; Workforce Development Committee Co-Chair; Vice President 2014; President 2015-2017; Chair of the Door-to-Door Task Force for the LB840 campaign in 2015
Tom Nutt has served on the Phelps County Board of Commissioners since 2010 and is the current Chairman for the Phelps County Board of Commissioners. Tom also serves on the Phelps County Development Corporation’s (PCDC) Board of Directors.