President & CEO
Thomas H. Warren, Sr. is President and Chief Executive Officer of the Urban League of Nebraska, a role he assumed in January 2008. Warren graduated from Morningside College, in Sioux City, Iowa, in 1983 and joined the Omaha Police Department during the same year. He earned a Bachelors of Science Degree in Criminal Justice, with a second major in Sociology and a minor in Psychology. He obtained a Masters of Science Degree from the University of Nebraska Omaha in 1989, with a major in Criminal Justice and an option in Public Administration.
Vice President of Operations & Chief Fiscal Officer
Terrence Coleman is the Vice President of Operations and Chief Financial Officer of the Urban League of Nebraska. He is originally from Cincinnati, Ohio but spent his collegiate and early professional career years in New Orleans, Louisiana before coming to Omaha. He has a B.S. degree from Xavier University of Louisiana and an MBA degree from the University of New Orleans. Terrence’s training and organizational background have been developed across a span of more than twenty years spent as a Human Resources Director/Manager, Safety Manager, Organizational Effectiveness Training Manager, and Gainsharing Specialist for organizations including Procter and Gamble, The Omaha Head Start Program, The Dial Corp, and PayPal.
Phone: 402-453-9730 x118
Vice President of Programs
Wayne Brown is the Vice President of Programs for the Urban League of Nebraska. A native of Omaha, Brown joined the Army after graduating from Benson High School. After an exciting nine years in the service, he graduated Magna cum laude from East Tennessee State University. In 2009, he graduated from Creighton Law School. He has served the Omaha community in a variety of non-profit capacities, from Chief Career Officer of the Avenue Scholars Foundation to Vice President of the Omaha Community Foundation. (more…)
Phone: 402-453-9730 x130
Programs Director, Employment & Career Services
Rozalyn Bredow serves as Director of Employment and Career Services with the Urban League of Nebraska, a role she assumed in March 2017. Ms. Bredow joined the Urban League of Nebraska in 2007 where she served as Program Specialist in the Education and Youth Development department and later transitioned to Employment and Career Services as a Youth Talent Specialist.
Bredow graduated from Bellevue University in Omaha, NE where she earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice and a Master’s Degree in Management. She retired as a Lieutenant with the Omaha Police Department in 2007. Ms. Bredow’s community involvement includes the ULN Guild, an auxiliary group of the Urban League, and she serves as a volunteer on various not-for-profits.
Phone: 402-453-9730 x122
Director of Development & Marketing
As Director of Development and Marketing, Michael provides leadership for donor development and communications at the Urban League of Nebraska (ULN). His efforts create awareness of ULN essential programs and services and generate support from the Omaha community. He has organized advocacy, donor, and media campaigns for nonprofits in Oklahoma and Nebraska. He has extensive experience with grant writing and organizing events from small grassroots workshops to large formal galas.
Phone: 402-453-9730 x117
Programs Director, Education & Youth Development
Tyrone was born and raised in North Omaha. He attended Wakonda Elementary, McMillan Junior High and Omaha Northwest High School. He attended Southwestern Community College on a basketball scholarship, and after two years, finished his academic and basketball career at Mount Mercy University in Cedar Rapids, IA where he received his Bachelors in Business Management in 2008.
Phone: 402-453-9730 x134