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Marcy Luth

Marcy Luth ’90

Marcy (Bilslend) Luth, a 1990 Hastings College graduate, is a Certified Public Accountant and shareholder with Almquist, Maltzahn, Galloway & Luth, PC in Grand Island, Nebraska, where she serves as chair of the firm’s accounting and auditing department. She earned her MBA from the University of Nebraska-Kearney and is a Certified Management Accountant, Certified Government …

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Ann (Zook) Martin ’78

Ann Martin currently serves as president of the board of trustees for Hastings College. She founded IdeaBank Marketing, a Hastings-based marketing communications company, in 1982, and served as company president until retiring in 2018. Prior to starting her business, Martin was advertising director for the J.M. McDonald chain of department stores that was comprised of …

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Atl Martinez ‘92

Atl Martinez, a 1992 Hastings College graduate who majored in art, is vice president and chief procurement officer for LafargeHolcim North America, where he is responsible for all procurement and category management in the United States and Canada, managing more than $3.7 billion and overseeing a team of 100 employees across the country. An accomplished …

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Carmen Maurer ’78

Carmen Maurer ’78 is a graduate of Hastings College, earning a B.A. with majors in Business Administration and Economics. The College’s mentored independent study program was critical to her passing the C.P.A. exam in 1977, prior to her graduation. She continued her education at the Creighton University School of Law, graduating and joining the Nebraska …

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Austin McDonald

Dr. Austin McDonald

Associate Professor of Communication Studies and Interim Director of Forensics

Jessica Meeske

Jessica Meeske ’91

Jessica Meeske, a 1991 Hastings College graduate, is a pediatric dentist at Pediatric Dental Specialists of Greater Nebraska in Hastings. She received her DDS degree from the University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Dentistry and her MS degree in dental public health from the University of Iowa. She is also a member of …

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