Gov. Steve Sisolak has named Caleb Cage to head Nevada’s COVID-19
“This new, expanded role will help propel the state of
Nevada forward as we continue our gradual, phased-in reopening and fortify our
response to this unprecedented public health crisis,” said Sisolak.
He said Cage’s experience will ensure Nevada’s response plan
is effective in the immediate and long-term future.
Cage is the former head of the state Emergency Management Division
and assistant vice chancellor for Workforce Development in the Nevada System of
The new position is funded by federal dollars, not state