Bio: Josh Dotzler

Josh Dotzler

Talk Title: “From Charity to Change”

Josh DotzlerCreighton alumnus and former Bluejays basketball star Josh Dotzler is committed to improving his neighborhood in North Omaha, where he is executive pastor for Bridge Church and chief executive officer for Abide, an inner-city nonprofit founded by his parents, Ron and Twany Dotzler, in 1989.

Dotzler explains that he never had the intention of taking over Abide but he can see that it has been a part of God’s plan all along. “We are humbled and blessed to be a part of what my parents have built for so long.”

Dotzler and his wife, Jennifer, are parents to three children, Joshua, Joseph and Julianna. He graduated from Creighton in 2009 with a degree in public relations.