What: State Senator Kate Bolz will hold a press conference after filing paperwork to run for Congress in Nebraska’s 1st District.
Who: State Senator Kate Bolz and supporters.
Where: State Capitol Rotunda
When: 12:30pm February 4th.
A proud 6th generation Nebraskan, Kate Bolz grew up on a family farm near Palmyra, outside of Lincoln. She has represented south central Lincoln in the Nebraska Unicameral Legislature since 2013.
In the Legislature, Kate works with both Republicans and Democrats to deliver an annual balanced budget that reflects Nebraska’s priorities. Her colleagues elected her to serve as vice chair of the Appropriations Committee, which develops that budget.
In addition to her legislative work, Kate worked as the Executive Director of the Nebraska Association of Service Providers, an association of community based disability service providers across the state. She is also an adjunct professor at Nebraska Wesleyan University. She is a Meals on Wheels Volunteer at Tabitha Health Systems, a member of the Lincoln Young Professionals group, and an active member of both her hometown church, the Palmyra Presbyterian Church, and of First Plymouth Church in Lincoln.
Kate earned her bachelor’s degree from Nebraska Wesleyan University and a master’s in Social Work from the University of Michigan.