Tim brings broad experience in governmental affairs to his position as a Government Affairs and Public Policy Senior Advisor at Husch Blackwell. Before joining Husch Blackwell, Tim represented the 14th Legislative District in the Nebraska Unicameral Legislature from 2006 to 2010. As state senator, Tim worked to help pass many important health and human services bills. He also advocated for several pieces of legislation, including the promotion of tax credits for economic development programs and the enhancement of the tax deduction to the Nebraska College Savings Plan.
Governor Dave Heineman appointed Tim to the OPPD Board of Directors in January of 2013. He was elected in 2014 and is currently serving his second term with the District. Tim was elected to the position of Vice Chairman in January 2016. He chairs the Nuclear Oversight Committee, and he is a member of the Governance Committee.
Tim has held leadership positions on several committees. He was one of three members of the Nebraska Legislature to be chosen to the National Council of State Governments Bowhay Leadership Institute for future political leaders.
From 1995-2006, Tim served as a Sarpy County commissioner, where he was elected Chairman of the Board four times during his service.