Liza Aunkst
Permanency Support Specialist – Central Nebraska

Liza graduated from the University of Nebraska at Kearney with a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work and a minor in Sociology. Liza has been admitted to the University of Denver to complete her MSW where she will focus on trauma and mental health. During her undergraduate career, Liza volunteered with AseraCare and the FRIENDS Program in Kearney where she was a mentor for a kindergartener. Liza completed her undergraduate internship with the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services in Kearney. After graduation, Liza went on to work for Pathfinder Support Services where she provided supervised visitation for families with children in foster care as they worked their case plan with DHHS. While with Pathfinder, Liza also provided family support and drug testing. Liza has mental health first aid training and has been accredited in Triple P. We are very excited for Liza to provide and expand post-adoption services in Central Nebraska.

If you have any questions for Liza feel free to contact her.