Mission Statement

The mission of Region V Systems’ Opioid Project is to ensure that resources from the opioid settlement funds are allocated effectively and efficiently within Region V Systems’ service area.

Current Events

New video unveiled at the March 19th Opioid Summit in Lincoln

The Region V Opioid Steering Committee is proud to announce the release of our new documentary about our plans to address the opioid epidemic in Southeast Nebraska.   You can download the video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tWkpmm3SCts

Region V Systems Opioid Remediation Settlement Fund Blueprint

The Region V Systems Opioid Remediation Settlement Fund Blueprint is available for download.

Region V Systems Opioid Remediation Settlement Fund Blueprint

Opioid Steering Committee

Name Organization Name Organization
Jackie Amos Parents of Addicted Loved Ones Suzanne Mealer Ponca Health Services
Jennifer Bender Lived Experience Dave Miers Bryan Health
Jennifer Borrenpohl BAART Sandra Miller Veterans Administration
Grant Brueggemann Southeast District Health Dept. Sandy Morrissey Region V Systems
Ryan Carruthers CenterPointe Rachel Mulcahy Behavioral Health Advisory Committee
Jeff Curry Adult Probation Sergeant Benjamin Murry Nebraska City Police Dept.
Captain Ryan Dale Lincoln Police Dept. Jenn Nelson Wellbeing Initiative
Bryan Davis Peoples City Mission Laura Osborne Behavioral Health Advisory Committee
Renee Dozier Region V Systems Jill Pokorny District 5 Probation
Cheyenne Drudik Lived Experience Traci Reuter CHI St. Mary’s
Dr. LuAnn Even Ponca Tribe Behavioral Health Simera Reynolds Four Corners Health Dept.
Martha F Lived Experience Amy Reynoldson Nebraska Medical Association
Oscar Gonzales Boys Town 988 Dean Rohwer Adult Drug Court Coordinator
Remonte Green Child and Family Services Will Schmeeckle Nebraska Medical Association
Theresa Henning Region V Systems Kim Showalter Public Health Solutions Health Dept.
Amy Holman Nebraska Pharmacist Association Bullet Splichal Peer Support
Colby Holz Child and Family Services LeAnn Stevenson BAART
Susan Isabell American Job Center Chad Street Lived Experience
Vic Johns Mission Field Treatment Center Tiffanie Street BAART
Jeri Johns Mission Field Treatment Center Abbi Swatsworth Out Nebraska
Ruth Karlsson Released and Restored Jerry Taylor F Street Community Center
Laila Khoudeida Region V Systems Ed Thornbrugh The Bridge Behavioral Health
Stephanie Knight Fillmore County Hospital/Behavioral Health Advisory Committee Sonya Turco Atlas
Patrick Kreifels Region V Systems Terra Uhing Three Rivers Health Dept.
Jill Kuzelka Public Health Solutions Health Dept. Sheila Vinton Asian Center
Jessica Loos 911 Communications Manager Davidson Wissing Davidson Wissing
Pat Lopez Pat Lopez Joseph Wright Lincoln Public Schools
Chief Michon Morrow Lincoln Police Dept. Christa Yoakum Lancaster County Commissioner
Laura McDougall Four Corners Health Dept. Natalya Young Natalya Young