Quandahl Chosen to Lead Nebraska Banking Department
February 19, 2015 – Lincoln, Neb. – Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts has chosen attorney Mark Quandahl to head the Nebraska Department of Banking and Finance. He replaces Acting Banking Director Ray Pont.
Quandahl is a former member of the Nebraska State Board of Education and former state senator who chaired the Banking, Commerce and Insurance Committee. Quandahl practiced law with the Omaha, Neb.-based Brumbaugh and Quandahl where he focused on credit, commercial litigation, banking and health care. He also was a director for United Republic Bank of Omaha and Convenient Care Plus.
“We at NASCUS are looking forward to working with Director Quandahl, and congratulate him on being named head of Nebraska’s banking department,” said NASCUS President and CEO Lucy Ito.