Amanda Polacek is the coordinator for the Columbus Area Community Foundation Fund and is also an affiliated fund development coordinator for Nebraska Community Foundation, working in Northeastern Nebraska.
Amanda is a graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln with a bachelor’s degree in advertising and public relations. With a background in client relations and project management at Omaha and Lincoln-based advertising agencies, Bailey Lauerman and 42, Polacek has worked with a wide range of non-profit organizations including the University of Nebraska Foundation. She also has experience in community relations as the former marketing director at First National Bank Columbus.
Amanda is a graduate 2013-2014 class of Leadership Columbus, and also a member of Habitat for Humanity, TeamMates and Next Generation Kiwanis – all of Columbus.