Tom will be a strong voice for LGBTQ equality in Lincoln!
Tom Beckius grew up as the son of small business owners who taught him to work hard, be honest and treat others fairly. As a husband, stepfather and small business owner himself, Tom is running to continue the legacy of keeping Lincoln, Nebraska a great place to raise a family, build a career and enjoy our lives together.
He has served as a Lincoln-Lancaster County Planning Commissioner since 2017 and has helped move Lincoln forward through his involvement in the public school system, area nonprofits and the business community.
Tom has served on the boards of the Community Health Endowment of Lincoln, Lincoln Chamber of Commerce, Lincoln City Libraries, Lincoln’s Young Professionals Group, Lincoln Commission on Human Rights, OutNebraska and NextGen at Lincoln Community Foundation. Tom also serves on the Community Advisory Council for Lincoln Public Schools and is a former member of the President’s Advisory Council for the University of Nebraska.
Tom works in the real estate and construction industries and is the owner of Nebraska Brokerage. He is married and has one awesome stepdaughter. In his free time, Tom enjoys traveling, cooking, working in his yard and spending time with family and friends.