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Our group provides networking and educational opportunities within the state of Nebraska, Western Iowa, South Dakota and Northern Missouri and Kansas.

Meet the Board

Chair – Ron Conaway is an Oracle application developer at Hayneedle, Inc.  Ron has been an Oracle developer since 2008 and prior to that spent nearly 15 years in the grant accounting field for state universities in New Jersey, Detroit and Houston as well as for Omaha Public Schools when he moved here in 2005.  He served as Heartland OUG Website Director from 2009 through 2014 before accepting the Chair position.

Vice Chair – Dawn Holmes is a HCM Consultant with Emtec Corporation. Dawn has worked with Oracle applications since 1999, her experiences include implementation and support of Oracle Cloud HCM and Oracle E-Business Suite. In addition to Oracle her experiences include ADP extracts, Payroll integration, Sharepoint, Lawson, Taleo (TBE and TEE) and multiple reporting mediums.

Events / Communications / Membership – John Aitkenhead is an Oracle Analyst for Gavilon.  He has over 14 years of experience as an Oracle Analyst from versions 10.7 through R12.  Prior to becoming an Oracle analyst John was a General Ledger accountant for several years in a couple of different industries using both Oracle EBS and Lawson Financials.

Secretary / Treasurer – Trevor Jackman is an Oracle Application Developer at Gallup Inc. in Omaha, NE. He has programmed a variety of enterprise financial systems over the past 15 years including Oracle EBS and JDEdwards.

Website Director – Open

4 Comments leave one →
  1. Pat Kostal permalink
    April 14, 2011 4:50 pm

    How do I join the Heartland Oracle Applications User Group? What are the expectations and the costs?


  2. April 22, 2011 8:49 am

    Pat…sorry for the delay on your comment.

    There is no dues or fees for the Heartland OUG. We have two meetings a year and they are free as well. You can subscribe to our blog here and get notifications of upcoming events.


  3. Erin Sullivan permalink
    June 30, 2011 12:18 pm

    I am looking for an informative user group to assist me with Advanced Collections R12. Would this be the right forum?

  4. September 25, 2013 3:08 pm

    Jim, When is the next event? I am with a new Oracle partner now and would like to participate. Bob Lempicki, Business & Decision.

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