Faculty and Staff: Cheryl Yoder

Personal Information

Cheryl has been with CCFL since 2007. She has worked as an activities director at the York Women’s Correctional Facility and as a police officer in York, NE and Blair, NE. Most of her career was spent working at Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services in the field of Protective Services. At CCFL, Cheryl has worked as a trainer and as a project manager for Midwest Child Welfare Implementation Center.

Education

  • B.S., Criminal Justice, University of Nebraska at Omaha
  • Some coursework at UNL in Survey, Research and Methodology

Areas of Interest

  • Investigation of child abuse and neglect cases
  • Protection and Safety Intake Decisions
  • Prioritizing Child Safety with Case Management
  • Quality Assurance and Statistics
  • Utilizing computer resources to enhance productivity and efficiency
  • Improving employee selection in Protection and Safety to enhance retention and maximize efficiency

Professional Activities & Community Service

  • Past member - Lancaster Co. Keno Board, involved in distribution of Keno Funds for Non-profit community programs

CCFL Projects

  • Safety Trainer
  • Project Manager (MCWIC)
Photo of Cheryl Yoder.