Elaine is the domestic arts administrator/CEO for the Buescher family. Prior to making this career move, she worked in arts administration at the Nebraska Arts Council and the Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts. Elaine received a BFA in Art History and a BA in Russian Studies from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. She completed her Master’s in Public Administration with a specialization in Nonprofit Management at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. She is an alumna of the ECA/IREX Russian-US Young Leaders Fellowship program. Her volunteer activities include the Field Club Homeowners’ League, Midtown Neighborhood Alliance, Hugh O’Brian Youth (HOBY) Nebraska, the Joslyn Art Museum Young Art Patrons, Leadership Circle, and Our Lady of Lourdes Church.