Randy Hawthorne currently serves as executive director of Nonprofit Hub. For his community service, he’s been recognized by the Mayor as Lincoln’s first luminary. He’s received International Festival Events Association’s Volunteer of the Year. Downtown Lincoln recognized him with an Impact Award as a Downtown Champion. When he’s not helping nonprofits, he mentors students and young professionals, occasionally makes his way to a theater stage, geeks out on local history and goes on photography and dining adventures.