John Schuele

President & CEO

John Schuele is the President & CEO of Waitt Company. Prior to joining Waitt in 1998, John held a series of top management positions at Deloitte, Convergys (CVG) and First Data Corporation. John serves as director of the boards for Waitt Company; Waitt Brands, which is comprised of Prince Tennis, Battle Sports Science, Bobby Jones, Ektelon and Viking; Premier Bank, a community bank in Omaha; and Waitt Outdoor, a billboard company across the Midwest.

John is a former board member for Customer Service Profiles, a premier provider of “Voice of the Customer” research and market research solutions; Vornado Air, a Wichita-based manufacturer of premium branded room circulators and steam products for consumers; Election Systems & Software, the leading provider of end-to-end, fully integrated voting and business services solutions; NRG Media, a broadcast company; and Gold Circle Films, an independent film production company.

John is active in the community. He is a current board member and past chairman of the Teammates Mentoring Program, established by former Nebraska Head Coach Tom Osborne and his wife, Nancy. He has served as a Teammates mentor for over 27 years. John is also a member of the Marian School Board and the Presidents Council for Omaha YMCAs, a trustee of the University of Nebraska Foundation and past chairman of the Millard Public Schools Foundation Board.


BSBA from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Accreditations of Certified Public Accountant and Certified Management Accountant