Becky Ries

Affiliated Fund Development Coordinator

Becky is the Affiliated Fund Development Coordinator for North Central Nebraska. She is passionate about working alongside the generous volunteers in these communities to connect resources and inspire them to achieve their dreams.

She has extensive nonprofit and fundraising experience. Becky served as the executive director for Valley County Health System Foundation for a cumulative 12 years, where her responsibilities included fundraising, grantwriting, marketing, public relations, donor stewardship, and event coordination. Most recently, she was the executive director of Valley County Economic Development and the Ord Chamber of Commerce.

Becky grew up in Grand Island, later moving to Bradshaw. She has proudly called Ord home since 1997, and lives there with her husband, Jim. The couple have two adult children, Brittney and Ethan, and enjoy being grandparents. Becky likes spending her free time running, being outdoors, cooking, watching sports, or simply spending time with family and friends.

She loves all things Nebraska, especially the amazing people.