Bemis Center For Contemporary Arts

Board & Staff

Richard Vierk | President

Richard Vierk is Managing Partner of Vierk & Associates LLC, formed in 2013 to provide business succession planning to businesses and families. He began his career with Deloitte (formerly Touché Ross & Co.) and attained the position of Tax Partner and Managing Partner, retiring in 2005. Vierk then worked for First National Bank of Omaha as Managing Director of Succession Planning until 2013. He continues to consult with them and their clients through Vierk & Associates, LLC. Vierk serves on the Board of Directors for the Dana College Foundation, InterAssets, and Sahara Enterprises and is the Chairman of the Board for Mid-America Arts Alliance and National Student Loan Program. He serves on the Advisory Boards for Nebraskans for the Arts, Lied Performing Arts Center, and Audubon Nebraska. He also serves on the Board of Trustees for Cooper Foundation and is Chairman for the Nebraska Cultural Endowment Board of Trustees, a Life Trustee and Past Chair of the Sheldon Art Association, and is Past Chairman of the Lincoln Community Foundation. Vierk is a CPA and obtained a JD from the University of Nebraska Law School. He and his wife, Karen, have two children, Byron (Minneapolis, MN) and Elizabeth (Lincoln, NE).

Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
724 South 12th Street
Omaha, NE 68102
Admission and Parking: FREE
Phone:: 402.341.7130