Faculty and Staff: Krista Roebke

Personal Information

Krista lives in Lincoln with her husband, Jeremy, and their two busy boys, Kamdyn, age 12, and Noah, age 8 years.  When Krista isn’t working, she is attending her children’s numerous sporting activities.  Krista is an avid runner, and is often training for her next race.  She also enjoys “retail therapy”. 


  • B.S., Psychology, University of Nebraska at Kearney, 1999

Areas of Interest

  • Education and training of the Child Protection and Safety work force
  • Impact substance use and domestic violence have on children
  • Human trafficking
  • Permanency for children

Professional Activities & Community Service

  • Child Welfare Training Coordinator May 2013-Current
  • Youth group leader New Covenant Community Church 2011-present
  • Training Specialist, Center on Children, Families, and the Law February 2012-May 2013
  • Court Liaison, KVC Behavioral Healthcare 2011-2012
  • Social Caseworker, Adams County Department of Social Services, Denver, CO 2001-2003
  • Protection and Safety Worker, Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services 2004-2007
  • Child and Family Services Supervisor, Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services 2007-2010

CCFL Projects

  • Develop curriculum and provide initial assessment training
  • Facilitate child interviewing training
  • Video review for simulation testifying training
  • Simulation house integration into case management training/partnering with Child Advocacy Center in Lincoln
Photo of Krista Roebke.