The Nebraska Juvenile Justice Association (NJJA) Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Tammy Sassaman, LCSW, has been selected for the position of Executive Director. She has accepted this position with the retirement of Tom McBride, M.S.

Tammy holds a Master’s of Social Work from the University of Nebraska at Omaha. She has tremendous clinical experience and brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to her position. Mrs. Sassaman will officially begin with NJJA on August 10, 2021.

The mission of the Nebraska Juvenile Justice Association is to improve services to youth in the juvenile justice system by serving as a resource for collaboration, leadership development, and education for juvenile justice system professionals.