Scott Asmus, M.S.

SourceLink Nebraska Network Builder

As the SourceLink Nebraska Network Builder, Scott is responsible for managing program operations. Ongoing networking, to increase resource accessibility and transparency for Nebraska entrepreneurs and businesses, is among Scott’s top priorities for SourceLink Nebraska. Scott has experience in business consulting, resource partner networking, and program development.

Acting in a consulting role, Scott supported businesses by examining training and non-training needs. Scott has specialized experience in assisting employers and organizations with creating customized professional training, work-based learning, and workforce development. Scott offered business consulting in industry sectors, such as healthcare, information technology, advanced manufacturing, and transportation. As well, Scott has extensive experience in behavioral modification, case management, and program development while working for private nonprofit and public behavioral health agencies in Nebraska.

Scott served as a subject matter expert for Registered Apprenticeship with the Nebraska Department of Labor (NDOL) – Education and Training. Scott played a key role in renewing focus on Registered Apprenticeship programming under the 2016 ApprenticeshipUSA State Accelerator Grant and the 2019 Apprenticeship State Expansion Grant. In addition to working in apprenticeship expansion, Scott was involved in the initial launch of the Trade and Economic Transition Dislocated Worker Program in 2019.

Scott is a member of the Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC) located within the University of Nebraska at Omaha College of Business Administration.

Professional Memberships/Activities

Nebraska Economic Developers Association (NEDA)

SourceLink Nebraska Advisory Board

Rural Prosperity Nebraska (RPN) E-Team

Entrepreneurs Education Collaborative (EEC)

Greater Omaha Chamber

NETForce Entrepreneurship Best Practices Summit Planning Team

Past Speaking Engagements

Nebraska Workforce Development Board – 2017

Greater Nebraska Workforce Development Board – 2017

Nebraska Workforce Development Board – 2018

Greater Nebraska Workforce Development Board – 2018

Nebraska Governor’s Economic Development Summit – 2018

Nebraska Ethanol Board – Ethanol: Emerging Issues Forum 2019

Nebraska Department of Education – Career Education Conference 2019

Nebraska Governor’s Economic Development Summit – 2019

NETForce Entrepreneurship Best Practices Summit – 2021

Publications

Thurber, K.S & Asmus, S. (2018). Employing youth 16 and older. The Nebraska Lawyer, (2), 29-31.

Academic Degrees

Bachelor of Science- Wayne State College

Master of Science – Capella University

Certificates and Credentials

Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification

Boys Town – Certified Family Teacher (9 Certifications)

 

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