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Dave Pankonin, American state legislator. Recipient University of Nebraska-Lincoln Innocents Society, 1973, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Colonel of Business Administrator Alumni Leadership award, 1985, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Alumni Association Young Alumnus award, 1987.


Pankonin, Dave was born on December 1, 1951 in Lincoln, Nebraska, United States.


Born in Lincoln, Nebraska, he graduated from Louisville High School in 1970. He attended the University of Nebraska–Lincoln college of Business Administration, graduating in 1974.


He served as mayor of Louisville, Nebraska and on the Louisville City Council. He was elected to the Legislature in 2006 serving Nebraska's 2nd legislative district, in southeastern Nebraska. He resigned to devote more time to his family's agricultural equipment dealership and his added responsibilities with Home State Bank in Louisville, due to the sudden death of the bank's president.

He was replaced by Paul Lambert in October 2011.


Board directors Home State Bank, Cass County History Society. Member of Nebraska United Methodist Church Coun on Finance & Administration (former chairman), Nebraska United Methodist Found (former board director), University of Nebraska-Lincoln Colonel of Business Administration Alumni Board (former president), Louisville Public School Board (former member).


Married Lori Pankonin, July 12, 1975. Children: Paul, Stephanie.