KHN Staff

Holly McAdams Olson, Director

Holly McAdams Olson joined the KHN as Director in February 2017. She holds a BFA in Ceramics from the University of Nebraska at Omaha, as well as a BA in Arts Management and a Masters in Business Administration from Bellevue University. Prior to joining KHN, Holly established her love for supporting artists and cultivating the Arts in Omaha, working at The Union for Contemporary Art, the Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, and as a former board member of WhyArts? Inc. 

Holly has lived in Union, Nebraska since 2003. Deeply rooted in the area, she is thrilled to join the KHN family and to devote herself more completely to her adopted rural home and the Nebraska City community. 

You can contact Holly at 402-874-9600 or 


Sara Ammon, Assistant Director

Sara has worked as a professional freelance writer and visual artist. Passionate about the arts and community development, Sara was actively engaged in the growing arts and business district on South Vinton Street in Omaha while working for The Apollon as Communications Director, including her role as Fundraising Coordinator for the Vinton Street Creativity Festival. Sara’s writing and visual art has been featured in collaborative shows at various regional galleries. She is a featured artist with Random Arts Omaha and her poetry has been published in several issues of The Lincoln Underground. Sara is a 2016 Artist INC Fellow. You can view her portfolio and follow her ongoing work at

Sara grew up in Nebraska City and recently moved back in 2017. She lived for many years in Lincoln and the Omaha/Bellevue area, which will make her an outstanding and informative community steward for our artists. 

You can contact Sara at 402-874-9600 or 

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