Wednesday, December 13

Diamond Ballrooms 5 & 10     map-icon

8:00 AM

Affiliate Sessions

2:00 PM

Opening Session

  • Welcome by NACO President and Holt County Supervisor, William Tielke
  • Presentation of Colors—Buffalo County Sheriff’s Office Color Guard
  • Pledge of Allegiance—Ken Stenka, Holt County Veteran Service Officer
  • National Anthem—Diane Battiato, Douglas County Assessor/Register of Deeds
  • Welcome—Buffalo County Board Member, Sherry Morrow
2:15 PM

Introduction of NACo 2nd Vice-President, Mary Ann Borgeson, Douglas County Commissioner, NACO Board Members and NACO Officer Candidate M. Timothy Nolting, by Larry Dix, NACO Executive Director - Opening Remarks—Larry Dix

  • Opening Remarks—Larry Dix
  • Elite Sponsor’s Remarks
    • Ash Grove Cement Company – Doug Burns
    • BlueCross BlueShield of Nebraska – Kent Trelford Thompson
    • D.A. Davidson—Paul Grieger
    • Nebraska Machinery—Jeff Smith
    • Murphy Tractor—Scott Williams
    • Thompson Reuters—Sonny Sagar
    • TransCanada—Robert Latimer
3:00 PM

2017 NACO Institute of Excellence Diploma Presentations

3:30 PM

Keynote Speaker—V.J. Smith – “The Richest Man In Town”

4:40 PM

Conference Overview—Larry Dix

5:00 PM

Vendor Sponsored Activities

Thursday, December 14

8:00 AM

Affiliate Sessions

8:30 AM

County Board Sessions

1:00 PM

Affiliate Sessions

1:30 PM

County Board Sessions

4:00 PM

Exhibition Hall Social Activity

Friday, December 15

Crystal Ballroom 1, 2, 3 & 4

7:30 AM

Delegation Breakfast (Sponsored in part by Big Iron Auction Company)

8:15 AM

NACO Business Meeting

10:00 AM

NACO Awards Presentations

10:30 AM

Conference Adjournment - Pick up Box Lunch in Diamond Ballrooms 1 & 6