Staff Members

Brian Wadsworth

(Term: November 1, 2020 to October 31, 2023) Brian Wadsworth is a member of the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe (Kooyooe Tukadu). He currently works at BlueBird, CPAs, a Nevada based CPA firm that provides auditing and consulting and training services to Tribal Nations and casinos nationwide, as a Staff Auditor. Brian graduated from the University […]

Kostan R. Lathouris

Vice-Chair (Term: November 01, 2020 to October 31, 2023) Kostan R. Lathouris, an enrolled member of the Chemehuevi Indian Tribe, received his Juris Doctor from the William S. Boyd School of Law at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (“UNLV”) in 2015 and his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, as a University Honors Scholar, […]

Kelly Krolicki

Commissioner (Term: November 1, 2018 to October 31, 2021) Kelly Krolicki is a lifelong resident of South Lake Tahoe, CA and NV. She attended San Francisco State University in 1985 and pursued a minor in American Indian Studies. She graduated from the California State University at Chico in 1990. In 1992, she moved to the […]

Chris Ann Gibbons

Curator II cgibbons@nic.nv.gov 775-687-7604 Chris Ann Gibbons began with the Nevada Indian Commission in 2005 and is currently the Curator for the Stewart Indian School Cultural Center & Museum. As Curator, Chris is responsible for the organizing and preserving of the archival documents, photographs, and artifacts that tell Stewart’s history. Chris feels very fortunate to […]

Bobbi Rahder

Museum Director Stewart Indian School Cultural Center and Museum brahder@nic.nv.gov 775-687-7606 Ms. Rahder is honored to be the museum director for the Stewart Indian School Cultural Center and Museum since May 2017. Ms. Rahder previously worked as director of the Haskell Cultural Center and Museum for 13 years, at Haskell Indian Nations University, a former […]

Sari Nichols

Program Officer 1 snichols@nic.nv.gov 775-687-7603 Sari Nichols proudly serves as the Program Officer for the Nevada Indian Commission. Sari is responsible for overseeing the Indian Commission’s grant projects and working with the Stewart Indian School facility’s manager on Stewart campus-related projects. Sari is a Nevada Veterans Service Advocate and proudly supports Nevada Tribal vets. From […]

Stacey Montooth

Executive Director smontooth@nic.nv.gov 775-687-7601 Stacey Montooth, a citizen of the Walker River Paiute Nation, is the Executive Director of the State of Nevada Indian Commission (NIC), appointed by Governor Steve Sisolak on Sept. 1, 2019. A member of his cabinet, Montooth is the liaison from Governor Sisolak to the 27 Nevada Tribes, bands, and colonies. […]