Veteran Fund Raising Executive Dobbs To Join The Nebraska Greats Foundation

The Nebraska Greats Foundation ( a 501C-3 public foundation which serves the medical needs of former Nebraska collegiate athletes is proud to announce the addition of Development Executive Mike Dobbs. He will serve as Chief Development Officer and begin officially on January 4, 2021.

“Mike is a terrific get for the NE Greats. He brings years of experience connecting the donor community to the needs of athletes, young and old in Nebraska. He is well liked and respected across the country representing collegiate athletics. We couldn’t be more pleased for our organization and the athletes-in-need we serve.” Says Jim Rose, NGF Executive Director.

Dobbs joins the NGF after 12 years in the Development office of Husker Athletics. While with UNL, he generated support for scholarships, premium seating, legacy, and capital projects.

Dobbs was a standout pitcher for Nebraska Baseball after a decorated prep career at Lincoln East HS. Upon graduation, he embarked a 10-year coaching career in the Lincoln Public School System followed by a stint in private business.

Says Dobbs, “I’m looking forward to beginning the next chapter working with the NGF. Supporting individuals that need assistance is a great cause. I’m looking forward to building relationships with all the Nebraska-based colleges and universities.”


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