Board of Directors

The Public Education Foundation
Board of Directors
2018 – 2019

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Executive Committee

  • Jan Jones Blackhurst

    Jan Jones BlackhurstChairwoman of the Board
    Vice Chair of Development

    Executive Vice President of Public Policy & Corporate Responsibility,
    Caesars Entertainment Corporation
  • John Guedry

    John GuedrySenior Vice Chair

    CEO
    Bank of Nevada

  • Robert A. Martin

    Robert A. MartinTreasurer

    Regional President
    BNY Mellon Wealth Management

  • Ann Lynch

    Ann LynchSecretary
    President
    Las Vegas HEALS
  • Christopher Cole

    Christopher ColeVice Chair of Administration
    Vice President
    The Rogich Communications Group
  • Kendall Tenney

    Kendall TenneyVice Chair of Community Relations

    President/CEO
    10-e Exceptional Public Relations

  • Joshua Miller

    Joshua MillerVice Chair of Finance

    CEO
    The KeyState Companies

  • Michael J. Brown

    Michael J. BrownMember at Large
    NV Director of Business & Industry
  • Randall J. Campanale, CFA

    Randall J. Campanale, CFAMember at Large

    Senior Vice President
    Northern Trust

  • Daniel Giraldo

    Daniel GiraldoMember at Large
    Senior Vice President,
    Enterprise Business & Community Engagement, Bank of America
  • Lark McCarthy

    Lark McCarthyMember at Large

    Community Leader

  • Tony F. Sanchez III

    Tony F. Sanchez IIIMember at Large
    Senior Vice President of Government and Community Strategy,
    NV Energy
  • Donald Snyder

    Donald SnyderMember at Large
    Presidential Advisor for Strategic Initiatives,
    University of Nevada, Las Vegas
  • Raymond Specht

    Raymond SpechtMember at Large
    Community Leader
  • James L. Wadhams, Esq.

    James L. Wadhams, Esq.Member at Large

    Fennemore Craig

  • Myrna Tormé Williams

    Myrna Tormé WilliamsMember at Large

    Community Leader

  • Judi Steele

    Judi Steele

    President & CEO
    The Public Education Foundation

  • Sig Rogich

    Sig RogichChairman Emeritus
    President The Rogich Communications Group

Directors

  • Jeff Ames

    Jeff AmesCommunity Leader
  • Tera Anderson

    Tera Anderson
    Redevelopment Manager
    Economic and Urban Development Department
    City of Las Vegas
  • Klif Andrews

    Klif AndrewsDivision President
    Pardee Homes
  • John R. Bailey, Esq.

    John R. Bailey, Esq.Founder
    Bailey-Kennedy
  • Lisa Boughner

    Lisa Boughner
    Vice President, Corporate Communications, Informatica
  • Susan Brager

    Susan BragerCommunity Leader
    Clark County
  • Hannah Brown

    Hannah BrownPresident Emerita
    Urban Chamber of Commerce
  • Adam K. Bult, Esq.

    Adam K. Bult, Esq.Shareholder, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck
  • Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske

    Secretary of State  Barbara CegavskeState of Nevada
  • Tony Chopp

    Tony ChoppExecutive Director
    Chase
  • Mike Cunningham

    Mike CunninghamExecutive Vice President, Regional President
    Bank of Nevada
  • Kami Dempsey-Goudie

    Kami Dempsey-GoudieCommunity Leader
  • Dorothy Eisenberg

    Dorothy EisenbergCommunity Leader
  • Dr. Rutu Ezhuthachan

    Dr. Rutu EzhuthachanMedical Director,
    UnitedHealthcare Nevada
  • Attorney General Aaron Ford

    Attorney General Aaron FordAttorney General
    State of Nevada
  • Steve Forsythe

    Steve ForsytheVice Chair of Community Relations

    CEO
    FFE/adventas

  • Matthew Frazier

    Matthew FrazierCommunity Leader
  • Shelley Gitomer

    Shelley GitomerCommunity Leader
  • David Goldstein

    David GoldsteinDirector of Business Development,
    GeoTek
  • Dave Hall

    Dave HallManaging Partner,
    Barlow Douglas & Hall CPAs
  • Chad Harris

    Chad HarrisCo-Founder, Las Vegas Billboards
  • Mike Jewell

    Mike JewellDirector of Network Services Operations, CenturyLink
  • Annemarie L. Jones

    Annemarie L. JonesCommunity Leader
  • Jim King

    Jim KingPartner & Chief Financial Officer
    R&R Partners
  • J. Parker Kurlinski, MD

    J. Parker Kurlinski, MDCommunity Leader
  • Lisa Levine

    Lisa Levine
    Director of Government Relations, North America, IGT
  • Jennifer Lόpez

    Jennifer Lόpez
    Senior Public Relations Account Executive, R&R Partners
  • Kimberly Maxson-Rushton, Esq.

    Kimberly Maxson-Rushton, Esq.Partner, Cooper Levenson Attorneys
  • Rusty McAllister

    Rusty McAllister
    Executive Secretary-Treasurer, Nevada State AFL-CIO
  • Michael E. Minden

    Michael E. MindenMichael E. Minden & Company Jewelers
  • Marie Mortera

    Marie MorteraNews Anchor, Channel 3 and CW Las Vegas
  • Jerry Nadal

    Jerry Nadal
    Senior Vice President, Resident Shows Division, Cirque du Soleil
  • Michael Newman

    Michael NewmanManaging Director
    CBRE
  • Shauna Norton

    Shauna NortonAssociate, Greenberg Traurig, LLP
  • Efren Nuño

    Efren NuñoSenior Vice President Sales, Las Vegas Color Graphics
  • Robert Richardson

    Robert RichardsonChief Executive Officer
    Community Ambulance
  • The Honorable Nancy M. Saitta (Retired)

    The Honorable  Nancy M. Saitta (Retired)Justice, Nevada Supreme Court
  • Mary Beth Scow

    Mary Beth ScowCommunity Leader
  • Steven M. Singer

    Steven M. SingerCommunity Leader
  • Mark Taggart

    Mark Taggart
    President & CEO, Toyota Financial Savings Bank
  • Councilwoman Dr. Lois Tarkanian

    Councilwoman  Dr. Lois TarkanianCity of Las Vegas
  • Virginia Valentine

    Virginia Valentine
    President & CEO, Nevada Resort Association
  • Senator Valerie Wiener (Retired)

    Senator  Valerie Wiener (Retired)State of Nevada

Past Chairmen

Sig Rogich

Harry Hinderliter III

Ernest A. Becker, Jr.

Karen Galatz


Ex-Officio Members

Lola Brooks -CCSD Board of School Trustees

Dr. Jesus Jara -CCSD Superintendent