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Lincoln Regional Office

Meet Our Leadership Team

Kerrie Witty 

Director: Kerrie Witty

Ms. Kerrie Witty was appointed Director of the Lincoln Regional Office (RO) on January 11, 2016. She is responsible for more than 300 full-time employees and for administering approximately $363 million in annual federal benefits to an estimated 148,000 Veterans, Servicemembers, their families and survivors in 93 counties in Nebraska. Prior to this position, Ms. Witty was the Director of the St. Petersburg RO.

Jason Rogers

Assistant Director: Jason Rogers

Mr. Jason Rogers began his VA career in 2002 as a Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor for the Nashville RO. Before that, he was the Veteran Readiness and Employment Officer at the Muskogee RO, where he also served two details as Acting Assistant Director.

Jerrod Wilson

Veterans Service Center Manager: Jerrod Wilson

Mr. Jerrod Wilson took this position in December 2017. He directs a division of roughly 200 employees focused at processing claims for Veterans with service-connected disabilities. Jerrod started his career with VA in 2004 as a Veterans Service Representative.

Joseph Hlavac

Chief, Support Services Division: Joseph Hlavac

Mr. Joseph Hlavac took this position in November 2009. He oversees a team of employees who provide administrative and logistical support to the RO’s six-state region. He administers a $27 million annual budget. He began his VA career in 2007 as a Veterans Service Representative.

Courtney Morehead

Fiduciary Hub Manager: Courtney Morehead

Ms. Courtney Morehead took this position in August 2011. She supervises the fiduciary program covering the states of North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas. She began her VA career in 2001 as a Veterans Service Representative.

Jessica Brazau

Veteran Readiness and Employment (VR&E) Officer: Jessica Brazau

Ms. Jessica Brazau took this position in May 2020. She manages an office of professional rehabilitation counselors and support staff providing VR&E services to Veterans with service-connected disabilities. Jessica began her career with VA in 2010 as a Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor. Starting in 2017, she worked as a Rating Veterans Service Representative in the Veterans Service Center before returning to VR&E as the Veteran Readiness and Employment Officer.