Nebraska MEP Advisory Board


The Advisory Board of the Nebraska Manufacturing Extension Partnership is comprised of business and industry leaders from across the state.


2021 Executive Committee members:

Luke Prussa

President: Luke Prussa  

Jim Hellbusch
Vice President: Jim Hellbusch

Suzanne Weeder Einspahr
Secretary: Suzanne Weeder Einspahr

Greg Adams

Mr. Greg Adams
Executive Director
Nebraska Community College Association
Congressional District: 1

Jake Aulick

Mr. Jake Aulick**
President 
Aulick Industries
Congressional District: 3

Juan Breucop

Mr. Juan Breucop**
President 
InExhaust-Innovative Exhaust Systems
Congressional District: 1

Dan Curran

Mr. Dan Curran
Deputy Director
Nebraska Department of Economic Development
Congressional District: 1

Dan Harnly
Mr. Dan Harnly**
President
Tuttle Inc.  
Congressional District: 3

Jim Hellbusch
Mr. Jim Hellbusch**
President/CEO
Duo Lift Manufacturing Company Inc.
Congressional District: 1

Doug Huffaker

Doug Huffaker **
General Manager
Wilson Case 
Congressional District: 3

Courtney Lawyer

Ms. Courtney Lawyer**
Vice-President 
Pure and Secure, LLC
Congressional District: 1

Luke Prussa

Luke Prussa**
President
Mapes Industries Inc.
Congressional District: 1

Brian Slone
Mr. Bryan Slone
President
Nebraska Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Congressional District: 1 

Luke Wassom
Mr. Luke Wassom**
Plant Manager
Sargent Pipe Company
Congressional District: 3 

Bob Wilhelm
Dr. Bob Wilhelm
Vice-Chancellor for Research and Economic Development
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Congressional District: 1


**Denotes a representative of the manufacturing community.