Staff Directory

Carson City Office

808 West Nye Lane, Carson City, NV 89703 

Phone: 775-687-9900

Name Title Email
Bob Potts  Research Director  Email
Bonnie Long Director of Administration  Email
Brianna Wade Account Technician  Email
Cory Hunt Deputy Director  and Public Records Requests Email
Dana Novotny Fiscal Technician Email
Dayna Mead Administrative Assistant  Email
Jean Barrette Program Administrator, CDBG Email
Jessica Sanders Program Specialist, CDBG Email 
Karsten Heise Technology Commercialization Director Email
Michelle Sibley Executive Assistant & Human Resources Coordinator Email
Pawel Pietrasienski Director of Special Projects, International Team Email
Randy Walden Industry Specialst - Advanced Manufacturing Email
Steve Woodbury Administrative Services Officer Email
Steve Yates Government Contracts Advisor, Nevada PTAC & GOED ISO Email

Fallon Office

485 West B St., Fallon, NV 89406

Phone: 775-687-9922

Maggie Neidigh -- Government Contracts Advisor, Nevada PTAC -- Email

Elko Office

1500 College Parkway, McMullen Hall, #103, Elko, NV 89801

Phone: 775-738-6075

Sheldon Mudd -- Industry Specialist, Mining -- Email

Las Vegas Office

555 E. Washington Avenue, Suite 5400, Las Vegas, NV 89101

Phone: 702-486-2700

Name Title Email
Brian Baluta Communications Director and Project Manager Email
Dan Langford Industry Commercialization Manager  Email
Derek Armstrong Deputy Director Email
Erica Adler Administrative Assistant, International Trade Division Email
Gillian Barclay Industry Specialist - Health Care Email
Gina Rodriguez International Business Manager Email
Jarad Van Wagoner Director, International Trade Email
Mariah Heriman Administrative Assistant  Email
Melanie Sheldon Business Development Specialist & Executive Assistant, Paul Anderson Email
Paul Anderson Executive Director Email
Ryan Smith  Business Development Manager  Email
Thomas Wilczek Industry Specialist - Aerospace & Defense Email

Nevada PTAC Office 

6655 West Sahara Ave., Suite B-110, Las Vegas, NV 89146

Phone: 702-486-2700 (Call for appointment)

Name Title Email
Phillip Gallaspie Government Contracts Advisor Email
John Rice Government Contracts Advisor, Nevada PTAC Email
Joan Rueben Director, Nevada PTAC Email
Lynne Shelton Government Contracts Advisor, Nevada PTAC & GOED ESB Program Coordinator Email

Nevada Film Office

6655 West Sahara Ave., Suite C-106, Las Vegas, NV 89146

Phone: 702-486-2711

Name Title 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
Kim Spurgeon Film Office Analyst Email


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