Sen. Terrell McKinney

District 11
Room 11th Floor
P.O. Box 94604
Lincoln, NE 68509
(402) 471-2612
Committee Assignments
  • Education
  • Judiciary
  • Enrollment and Review
  • State-Tribal Relations
  • Justice Reinvestment Oversight (LB605)
  • State Council for Interstate Juvenile Supervision
  • Eastern Service Area Child Welfare Contract Special Investigative and Oversight Committee of the Legislature (LR 29)
  • Economic Recovery Special Committee


Elected to Nebraska Legislature: 2020

Born Aug. 17, 1990, in Omaha.

Education: Graduate of Omaha North High Magnet School, 2008; Maryville University (B.S. in sports business management), 2014; Midland University (M.B.A.), 2018. Attending Creighton University School of Law.

Family: One child: Sana’a McKinney.

Occupation: Career specialist

Former: Community organizer and hunger action advocate, Nebraska Appleseed

Member: board, Black Men United, Policy Research Innovation; CD2 representative, Nebraska Democratic Black Caucus; finance chair, Black Agenda Alliance.

Honors and awards: 2007 and 2008 Nebraska state wrestling champion; 2010 NCAA Division II Wrestling All-American.