December 17, 2019

CEO Welcome Reception

Dec 17, 2019 | 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Help us give new CEOs, presidents, general managers and elected officials a warm welcome to our community! This FREE reception is a casual gathering for 75-100 guests. Drinks and hors d'oeuvres are included.


Rob Hanson, Monolith

Rob is the co-founder and CEO of Monolith, where he leads the development of next-generation technology for producing low cost, low emission hydrogen and carbon black. Prior to Monolith, Rob served as the global director of product management for AREVA Solar, the solar division of the world’s largest nuclear company. He has a master’s degree in mechanical engineering from Stanford, and he also co-founded uforia studios, a 65-employee health and fitness company with locations in San Francisco and Palo Alto.

Jay Bellar, NSAA

In 2018, Jay accepted the position as Executive Director of the Nebraska School Activities Association (NSAA) in Lincoln, Nebraska. Prior to the NSAA, Jay was a teacher at Trenton, Nebraska; Johnson-Brock, Nebraska; principal at Johnson-Brock and Tri-Center in Neola, Iowa; then ended his 37 years in education as Superintendent at Battle Creek Schools in Battle Creek, Nebraska, where he won Superintendent of the year for the State of Nebraska in 2015. As the Executive Director for the NSAA, Jay works with all activities that the member schools offer their students from speech and drama to athletic events and also unified sports for those with special needs.