J.T. Daugherty, a 1970 Hastings College graduate, serves as a trustee of the Daugherty Foundation in Omaha. He was president of Valley Products Corporation in Valley, Neb., which manufactured electronic data receivers used for satellite-delivered agricultural and financial market information. He has been a board member of Goodwill Industries Inc., Mid-America Council of Boy Scouts of America, Nebraska Methodist Hospital Foundation, Strategic Air and Space Museum, and District 66 Educational Foundation.
Mr. Daugherty was elected to the Hastings College Board of Trustees in 1995 and chairs the Hastings College Foundation Board of Directors. He serves on the Investment Committee, Budget and Finance/Audit Committee, Executive Committee and Committee on Trustees.