Meet Our Rising Stars

We follow the careers of women with extraordinary talent - these are our Modafino Rising Stars.

Our Rising Stars are women with high ambitions, in the early stages of their careers. We're sharing their triumphs, following their journies and encouraging others to jump and make their goals into their reality.

Meet Our Rising Stars

We follow the careers of women with extraordinary talent - these are our Modafino Rising Stars.

Our Rising Stars are women with high ambitions, in the early stages of their careers. We're sharing their triumphs, following their journies and encouraging others to jump and make their goals into their reality.

We follow the careers of women with extraordinary talent - these are our Modafino Rising Stars.

Our Rising Stars are women with high ambitions, in the early stages of their careers. We're sharing their triumphs, following their journies and encouraging others to jump and make their goals into their reality.

Grace Giebler

Grace intertwines her young heart with an old soul. Her passion for jazz, blues, and pop music is heard in her songwriting and vocal performance giving her a unique sound. She competed in American Idol and has performed at venues such as The Nebraska State Fair, CenturyLink Center, Jazz on the Green, Ralston Arena, and The Slowdown. She is currently laying down studio tracks and performing as the lead singer of musical groups Us and Them and Grace & Logan.

Grace Giebler

Grace intertwines her young heart with an old soul. Her passion for jazz, blues, and pop music is heard in her songwriting and vocal performance giving her a unique sound. She competed in American Idol and has performed at venues such as The Nebraska State Fair, CenturyLink Center, Jazz on the Green, Ralston Arena, and The Slowdown. She is currently laying down studio tracks and performing as the lead singer of musical groups Us and Them and Grace & Logan.

Kasey Rhea

Kasey fell in love with cooking early. After winning a state championship in culinary arts and several culinary and baking competitions in high school, she has spent her time perfecting her craft, working at several popups and kitchens around Lincoln, NE.

Kasey Rhea

Kasey fell in love with cooking early. After winning a state championship in culinary arts and several culinary and baking competitions in high school, she has spent her time perfecting her craft, working at several popups and kitchens around Lincoln, NE.

Lindsay Toussant

As a three year captain of cross country and track & field teams at the University of Toledo, Lindsay lead the University of Toledo Cross Country team to become a NCAA Division I National Qualifying team. Her love of athletics and sports have inspired her career path. She was an event coordinator for the USA Track & Field team where she planned and coordinated logistical operations for 200+ running championships, including three U.S. Olympic Team Trials in conjunction with the United States Olympic Committee. Lindsay is currently the Director of Events at the Omaha Sports Commission, an entity that organizes, coordinates and promotes amateur sporting events including the 2018 USA Olympic Curling Trials and the 2016 USA Olympic Swim trials.

Lindsay Toussant

As a three year captain of cross country and track & field teams at the University of Toledo, Lindsay lead the University of Toledo Cross Country team to become a NCAA Division I National Qualifying team. Her love of athletics and sports have inspired her career path. She was an event coordinator for the USA Track & Field team where she planned and coordinated logistical operations for 200+ running championships, including three U.S. Olympic Team Trials in conjunction with the United States Olympic Committee. Lindsay is currently the Director of Events at the Omaha Sports Commission, an entity that organizes, coordinates and promotes amateur sporting events including the 2018 USA Olympic Curling Trials and the 2016 USA Olympic Swim trials.