Scott C. Berryman
About Scott C. Berryman
Scott has worked in private practice, government practice and done significant pro bono work in the nonprofit world. He has been a solo practitioner, worked in a Midwest mega-firm, and has found the right size in a boutique firm. In addition to legal work, Scott has founded a nonprofit, a public affairs firm, a real estate holding and management company, as well as a health and wellness service company. He has extensive experience in nonprofit board development and issue advocacy at the state and local level.
Scott’s community engagement has centered around public safety, literacy & libraries, healthcare initiatives, and nonprofit grant application evaluation & awards.
A lifelong Nebraskan, Scott has lived over a decade in each of Nebraska’s congressional districts. He is a graduate of Leadership Omaha, and the FBI Citizens Academy. Scott is the father of four children.
University of Nebraska – College of Law
Lt. Governor, 8th Circuit, Student Section, American Bar Association
Associate Justice of the Student Court
Student Section National Liaison to the Law and Science Committee of the American Bar Association
University of Nebraska – Lincoln
B.S., Biology, 1992
Beta Beta Beta Biology Honorary
Mortar Board Member
Golden Key Honorary, President
Campus Red Cross, President
Delta Tau Delta Fraternity, President
Publications and Presentations
Presenter: Board Development, FBI National Citizens Academy Alumni Association, nation-wide web conference, 2015
Presenter: Board Member Relations: How chapters can work conflicts and resolutions, FBI National Citizens Academy Alumni Association, Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, 2014
Author: Building Better Boards, white paper commissioned by Omaha Community Foundation, with Carmen Bunde, 2011
Presenter: Library Advocacy, Nebraska Library Legislative Day, Nebraska Library Association, 2010