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Meet a legislator

District: 40, most of Carson City and part of south Washoe County

Party: Democrat

Legislative assignments: Chairman of Education, member of Corrections, Parole and Probation, Health and Human Services and Judiciary committees

Legislature office: Room 4114, 775-684-8825

Home Phone: 775-883-4234

Address: 804 Saratoga Way, Carson City, NV 89703-3656


Legislative service: Elected 1999-2002, 2005-2010

Occupation: Public policy consultant

Born: June 1946

Education: B.A. history, Long Beach State; post-degree course work at UCLA, UNR and WNC, Master’s equivalency education endorsement

Family: Children Charley, Andy

Hobbies/special interests: Camping, reading, traveling

Personal and professional achievements: 1998 Nevada Teacher of the Year, past Nevada PTA president, past vice chair of State Welfare Board, former Nevada Literacy Coordinator, member State Board of Osteopathic Medicine 2004, Soroptimist International “Woman of Distinction” 2002, Assembly person of the Year Police Officers Research Association 2005.