Vice-Chairman of the Washoe Tribe of NV & CA & Chairman of Dresslerville Community Rueben grew up in the Dresslerville Community. He graduated from Douglas High School in Gardnerville, and he also attended Western Nevada College in Carson City. On top of being involved in Tribal Government, Rueben also manages Meeks Bay Resort in Lake […]
Native American Heritage Month
Crystal Harjo is an enrolled member of the Reno-Sparks Indian Colony, descending from the N. Paiute, W. Shoshone, Seminole and Mvskoke Nations. She works for the NV Tribal Emergency Coordinating Council (NTECC) as Emergency Management & Tribal Health Coordinator/Tribal Liaison, working closely with local, state, tribal and federal partners to address and advocate for NV […]
Lois Stokes, a member of the Oneida Tribe of Indians, has been with the State for 22 years. A Statistician with DETR-Research & Analysis, she’s responsible for analyzing and coding data. Her sister, Loretta, works for DPS-Emergency Management. Their father proudly served in the United States Navy for many years.
Michelle Simpson is a member of the Susanville Indian Rancheria in California. She resides in the Dresslerville Community, which is part of the Washoe Tribe, in Gardnerville, NV. She has over 10 years of service with the State of Nevada, two of which were served under Governor Sandoval’s Administration. Currently, Michelle works for the […]