2017 Nevada Association of SkillsUSA State Leadership & Skills Conference

A Message from the President of the Board, Nevada Association of SkillsUSA


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Mr. Timothy Conley Board President Nevada Association of SkillsUSA

Welcome to Reno for our 2017 State Championships!Over the next few days, you will be involved in the largest competition, to date. While you’re here, I encourage you to meet new people, learn from the many experts here, and find something that inspires you. Thank you for being part of Nevada SkillsUSA!


Conference Management Team

  • Christina Cravens, Conference Coordinator
  • Marni Mast, Registration Manager
  • Travis Carr, Officer Management
  • Coleen Read, Officer Training
  • Robert Lovino, Leadership Contest Supervisor
  • James Cooney, Livestock Events Site Manager
  • Trenton Schoppe, TMCC Edison Site Manager
  • Mike Pointer, Roving Site Manager

State Officers

  • President
    • Mykaela Ryan, Academy of Arts, Careers & Technology, Washoe County School District
  • Vice President
    • Wyatt Daane, Academy of Arts, Careers & Technology, Washoe County School District
  • Secretary
    • Briana Hidalgo, Southeast Career Technical Academy, Clark County School District
  • Treasurer
    • Taylor Denoo, Academy of Arts, Careers & Technology, Washoe County School District
  • Reporter
    • Carlos Lara, Academy of Arts, Careers & Technology, Washoe County School District
  • Parliamentarian
    • Rosie Miranda, Southeast Career & Technical Academy, Clark County School District

Board of Directors

  • Mr. Robert Lovino, Winner Properties
  • Ms. Sandra Harmony, Retired
  • Dr. Dana Ryan, Washoe County School District
  • Mr. Dave McElwain, Clark County School District
  • Mr. Bruce Nelson, Desert Rose Adult High School
  • Mr. James Cooney, AACT High School
  • Mr. Theodore McAdams, West Wendover High School
  • Mr. Le Volberding, Dayton High School
  • Mr. Tom Garrett, Arbor View High School
  • Mr. Matt Mayhood, Foothill High School
  • Mr. Rodney Ball, Boulder City High School
  • Mr. Alex Kyser, Nevada Department of Education