Mark Quandahl: What Do Those People at Banking and Finance Do All Day?
High level summary of the mission, responsibilities and functions of the Department of Banking and Finance.
About the Speaker
Name: Mark Quandahl
Agency/Division: Department of Banking and Finance
Mark Quandahl is an Omaha attorney appointed by Governor Pete Ricketts as the Director of Nebraska Department of Banking and Finance. He is a former state senator and a former member of the Nebraska State Board of Education. Prior to his appointment to the Directorship, Quandahl was in the private practice of law, acted as General Counsel to a health care startup company and served on the Board of Directors of a Nebraska community bank.
Born in Omaha, he graduated from Ralston High School in 1980. He graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 1984 and obtained his law degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Law in 1987.
Quandahl represented the constituents of Nebraska's 31st Legislative District from 1999 to 2005. During his tenure in the Legislature he served as the Chairman of the Banking, Commerce, and Insurance Committee.