Tabitha Taps JP Lauterbach to Lead Foundation as Director of Development

Tabitha (, Nebraska’s industry-leading senior care provider, announced JP Lauterbach has joined its Tabitha Foundation, the fundraising arm of the Lincoln-headquartered nonprofit. As the Foundation’s director of development, Lauterbach will be tasked with identifying, cultivating, and soliciting gifts to support Tabitha’s purpose of empowering people to live joyfully, age gratefully, as well as helping create and execute annual giving initiatives.

Lauterbach has spent his career successfully steering nonprofits, most recently serving as chief operations officer for Lincoln’s Metro YMCA. There, he oversaw the opening and expansion of facilities, program development and implementation, and provided support to its annual campaign and capital campaign fundraising efforts.

“JP’s years of experience guiding local nonprofits and facilitating their growth will be a true asset to Tabitha,” said Christie Hinrichs, Tabitha’s president and chief executive officer. “The impact he’s had on shaping the landscape of Lincoln through his stewardship, leadership, and strategic vision is evident. JP is the perfect person to lead the Foundation as Tabitha continues to be invited to new areas and fi nd new ways to serve more and more seniors.”

As the state’s quality award-winning senior care expert, nonprofit Tabitha empowers people to live joyfully, age gratefully. Supporting friends and neighbors for over 135 years, Tabitha offers a range of services from results-driven rehabilitation, accessible at-home home health care, innovative living communities, resourceful serious illness support, and compassionate hospice services. Tabitha is Your Answer for Senior Care; learn more at