Lynne Werner

Sr. Director, Business Owner Advisory Services
Kearney & Grand Island

Lynne Werner

Lynne is the Senior Director in Business Owner Advisory Services leading FNBO’s team in Kearney and Grand Island, Nebraska. Lynne manages and develops business advising, succession planning and estate plans for banking customers.


Lynne joined First National Bank in 2008 and has worked in the Wealth Management and trust industry since 1998. Prior to the Bank, Lynne was a Trust Officer at Wells Fargo Bank and also an Attorney in private practice. She was named the “Grand Island Woman of the Year” in recognition for community service and airport development. She is a Certified Trust and Financial Advisor (CTFA®) through Cannon Financial Institute and a member of the Nebraska Bar Association and Nebraska Bankers Association.

Lynne earned her Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from the University of Nebraska Medical Center and her Juris Doctorate from the Creighton University College of Law.


Lynne recharges through exercise and especially loves running with friends several times a week. She is a private pilot and has a special interest in aviation

Lynne believes that one’s legacy is not in what is said or done, but in service to the community. She is currently serving in different capacities for three local organizations. Lynne is chair-person of Hall County Airport Authority, board member of Grand Island Community Foundation, and Central Community College Foundation.

"I like helping families develop their long term planning goals and helping them achieve this success with our professional advice and strategies."