Keynote Speaker

We are excited to have Shannon Teamer present as the CSU Fall Conference keynote speaker. He served as both Coordinator of Talent Search and Director of Student Support Services at Creighton University. In 2016, he created and chaired a citywide National TRiO Day Celebration that included UNO, Creighton, Nebraska Methodist College, AIM Institute and Metro Community College. Most recently, Teamer was a contracted project manager for the Omaha Chamber of Commerce, leading the launch of CAREEROCKIT which offered more than 10,000 hands-on career experiences for students with more than 90 Greater Omaha area businesses. Teamer is a graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, where he earned his Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and a minor in African American Studies. He earned a Master of Business Administration from the Heider College of Business, Creighton University. In 2015 he founded his company, I Am Better Than Me, LLC.. He delivers his motivational messages through speaking  engagements and his online content. He just recently accepted a position to serve as director of UNO's Project Achieve.