Staff Directory

Carson City Office

Phone: 775-687-9900

Name Title Email
Andrew Helige ESB Program Administrative Assistance Email
Bonnie Lind Industry Specialist - Energy Email
Carrie Lynn Kiser Fiscal Manager Email
Dana Novotny Accounting Assistant Email
Des Craig Director, Rural Community Development Email
Jean Barrette Program Administrator, CDBG Email
Karsten Heise Technology Commercialization Director Email
Lynda Hascheff Program Specialist Email
Mike Skaggs Deputy Director and Industry Specialist - Manufacturing Email
Peter Wallish Northern Nevada Regional Director Email
Rebecca Castaneda Program Specialist, CDBG Email
Sara Bonakdar International Trade Specialist, Middle East & Europe Email
Steve Woodbury Administrative Services Officer Email
Steve Yates Procurement Specialist, PTAC Email
Tina Padovano Administrative Assistant Email
Tom Wilczek Industry Specialist - Aerospace & Defense Email
Vera Adams Executive Assistant Email

Elko Office

Phone: 775-738-6075

Todd Valline  -  Industry Specialist - Mining  -  Email


Fallon Office

Phone: 775-687-9922

Maggie Neidigh - Rural Procurement Specialist, PTAC - Email 


Las Vegas Office

Phone: 702-486-2700

Name Title Email
Bob Potts Research Director Email
Brad Mamer Director, Business Development  Email
Cynthia Naughton Administrative Assistant, PTAC Email
Enrique Mazon International Trade Specialist for the Americas Email
Jennifer Cooper Communications Director Email
Kristopher Sanchez Director, International Trade Email
Lauren Hawkins Administrative Assistant Email
Linda Mitchell Procurement Specialist, PTAC Email
Lyndee Cichon Director, PTAC Email
Maria Guideng Business Development Analyst Email
Perry Ursem Business Development Specialist Email
Rich Lyles Procurement Specialist, PTAC Email
Shante Willis Administrative Assistant Email
Steve Hill Executive Director Email
Vance Farrow Industry Specialist - Health Care Email
Wendy Pope Project Manager Email
Wesley Harper Technology Commercialization/High Growth Email

Film Office

Phone: 702-486-2711

Name Title Email
Brian O'Hare Locations Coordinator, Nevada Film Office Email
Danette Tull Film Resource Coordinator, Nevada Film Office Email
Ed Harran Deputy Director, Nevada Film Office Email
Eric Preiss Director, Nevada Film Office Email
Veronica Quarles Operations Coordinator, Nevada Film Office Email


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