Faculty and Staff: Krista Roebke

Personal Information

Krista lives in Lincoln with her husband, Jeremy, and their two busy boys, Kamdyn, age 12, and Noah, age 8 years.  When Krista isn’t working, she is attending her children’s numerous sporting activities.  Krista is an avid runner, and is often training for her next race.  She also enjoys “retail therapy”. 

Education

  • B.S., Psychology, University of Nebraska at Kearney, 1999

Areas of Interest

  • Education and training of the Child Protection and Safety work force
  • Impact substance use and domestic violence have on children
  • Human trafficking
  • Permanency for children

Professional Activities & Community Service

  • Child Welfare Training Coordinator May 2013-Current
  • Youth group leader New Covenant Community Church 2011-present
  • Training Specialist, Center on Children, Families, and the Law February 2012-May 2013
  • Court Liaison, KVC Behavioral Healthcare 2011-2012
  • Social Caseworker, Adams County Department of Social Services, Denver, CO 2001-2003
  • Protection and Safety Worker, Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services 2004-2007
  • Child and Family Services Supervisor, Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services 2007-2010

CCFL Projects

  • Develop curriculum and provide initial assessment training
  • Facilitate child interviewing training
  • Video review for simulation testifying training
  • Simulation house integration into case management training/partnering with Child Advocacy Center in Lincoln
Photo of Krista Roebke.