to development board
Nelson Krueger, Lawrence, was recently added to the Huck Boyd National Institute for Rural Development board of directors.
Krueger, a telecommunications consultant, was a an international airline pilot for Trans World Airlines for 25 years. He served as a pilot and flight engineer for Pope John Paul II's tour of the United States, transported King Fahd's family to the United States from Saudi Arabia and transported troops to and from Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm.
Krueger was previously the administrative assistant for Sen. Bob Dole and was appointed by the White House as secretary's representative for the U.S. Department of Labor.
Krueger grew up in Natoma and received a master's degree from Fort Hays State University.