Sen. Matt Hansen, M.
P.O. Box 94604
Lincoln, NE 68509
- Business and Labor
- Government, Military and Veterans Affairs
- Urban Affairs
- Legislature's Planning Committee
- Eastern Service Area Child Welfare Contract Special Investigative and Oversight Committee of the Legislature (LR 29)
Elected to Nebraska Legislature: 2014; re-elected 2018
Born Feb. 11, 1988, in Morgantown, W. Va.
Education: Graduate of Lincoln Southwest High School, 2006; University of Nebraska-Lincoln (B.A. in psychology and political science), 2010; University of Nebraska College of Law (J.D.), 2013. University of Nebraska at Omaha (M.P.A.), 2018.
Family: Married Jane Schiermeyer, Oct. 15, 2016.
Occupation: Adjunct professor, Bellevue University and Nebraska Wesleyan University.
Member: board, HopeSpoke; board, Asian Community and Cultural Center; Future of Work National Taskforce, Council of State Governments.
Former member: American Council of Young Political Leaders.
Honors and awards: 2017-2019 Holland Children’s Movement Honor Roll Award; 2016 Defender of Democracy Award, Civic Nebraska.