Carl D. Jennings
Carl Jennings was born and raised in Omaha, Nebraska where he attended Dundee Grade School, Westbrook Junior High School and Westside High School. Upon graduating from high school in 1974, he entered the United States Navy and served on the U.S.S. Okinawa during the evacuation of Phnom Penh, Cambodia and the evacuation of Saigon, South Vietnam in 1975. After discharge from active duty, he remained active in the Navy Reserves and was recalled to active duty for the first Gulf war. Carl Jennings owns a small business, Peony Park, Inc.
Carl Jennings and his wife, Vicki, have two children and three grandchildren. He is a member of Christ the King Church.
He enjoys travel, history, community service and grand kids.
Degrees: Bachelor of Science, University of the State of New York; Bachelor of Science, University of Nebraska at Omaha
Licenses: Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) NE #9966
Appointments: Congressman Lee Terry’s U.S. Military Academy Selection Board. Appointed by Hal Daub to the Nebraska Work Force Development Board.
Memberships: Former Grand Knight #5045 at Christ the King; former Westside Alumni Board President; VFW Post 2503; American Legion Post 1; Catholic War Veterans; Disabled American Veterans; Douglas County Historical Society; United States Naval League; Omaha Rotary; Navy Order, Army & Navy Union – USA. USS Okinawa Scholarship, University Nebraska
NCTA – Curtis NE (Vet Tech Dept. Donor)
Publications: Omaha’s Peony Park, Anthrax – Terror Tool