About CWS of Omaha, Inc.
College World Series of Omaha, Inc., the local organizing committee, is a non-profit organization incorporated in 1967, with roots going back before the first CWS in Omaha in 1950. The mission of its all-volunteer board of directors is enlisting community support for the College World Series from business, government, civic organizations and individuals.
Guiding the activities of the local contributors and the many volunteers involved in the Series is the executive committee of the College World Series of Omaha, Inc., board. This group of dedicated individuals meets each month to develop policies and plans that assure the success and growth of each year’s event.
Officers and Executive Committee
John D. Diesing, Jr., Chairman/President/Treasurer
W. Gary Gates, Vice President
Herb E. Hames, Secretary
David Goeschel, General Counsel
David G. Brown
Harley D. Schrager
Mary Ann Borgeson
George (Bill) Wachtler
Jack W. Payne
College World Series of Omaha, Inc., Staff
Kathryn Morrissey, Executive Director
Carol Foreman, Ticket Manager
Amy Hornocker, Marketing & Community Programs Manager
Katie Karmazin, Senior Project Coordinator
Liz Clifford, Project & Marketing Coordinator