Dallas Watkins

Dallas Watkins
Dallas Watkins
Vice President, Public Finance



  • Watkins develops and maintains relationships with school districts and other municipal entities to provide investment banking services. He primarily focuses on school finance, bond refunding and limited tax funding project in the state of Nebraska.

Work History

  • Vice president of public finance – Ameritas Investment Corp. – Lincoln, Nebraska – 2013 to present
  • Superintendent of Schools – Dundy County Stratton Public Schools – 1990 to 2012
  • Principal and coach – Dundy County High School – Benkelman, Nebraska 1984 to 1990


  • A.A. degree in general studies, McCook Community College, McCook, Nebraska
  • B.A. degree in social sciences and history, University of Nebraska–Kearney
  • Specialist in Educational Administration, University of Nebraska – Kearney
  • Doctorate degree in education educational administration, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming

Business and Community Activities

  • Kearney Elks Club - Member
  • Nebraska School Administrators Association – Member
  • Rural Schools Association – Member

Past Business and Community Activities

  • Nebraska Rural Community Schools Legislative Committee – Member and past chairman
  • Nebraska Rural Community Schools – Board member and past president
  • Nebraska School Activities Association – Board member and past chairman
  • Nebraska Coaches Association – Retired member


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