Members

Amina Anderson (Nye County) – A resident of Beatty, Nevada, Ms. Anderson is currently employed as manager of the Beatty Museum. She attended high school in Las Vegas and spent 2 years studying nursing at a community college. Ms. Anderson is secretary/treasurer of the Beatty General Improvement District, chair of the Beatty Water and Sanitation District, and vice president of the Beatty Chamber of Commerce. Her interests include educational and environmental issues. She was appointed to the board in October 2014.

Francis L. Bonesteel (Nye County) – A resident of Pahrump, Nevada, Mr. Bonesteel retired as a motor equipment manager for the New York State Department of Transportation in March 2015. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering and a Master of Science in Engineering from Buxton University, and a certificate in airframe and engine maintenance from Vincennes University. Mr. Bonesteel is district deputy, state vice-president, and exalted ruler for the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, junior deacon for the Free and Accepted Masons, and group commander and inspector general for the United States Air Force Auxiliary. Mr. Bonesteel is interested in business issues. He currently serves as vice chair of the EM SSAB in Nevada. He was appointed to the board in October 2016.

Michael V. D’Alessio (Nye County) – A resident of Pahrump, Nevada, Mr. D’Alessio retired as the terminal manager for CAST Transportation in Las Vegas, Nevada. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Sales/Marketing from the University of Connecticut and a Master of Business Administration from Pepperdine University. Mr. D’Alessio is interested in county issues. He was appointed to the board in October 2014.

Karen Eastman (Clark County) – A resident of Las Vegas, Nevada, Ms. Eastman is an independent contractor with LegalShield. She is a high school graduate who also has travel agent certifications. Ms. Eastman is a board member of the Nevada Council of the Blind and a member of the Lions Club. Her interests are in environmental and public health/health care issues. She was appointed to the board in October 2016.

Pennie A. Edmond (Clark County) – A resident of Las Vegas, Nevada, Ms. Edmond is a high school teacher with the Clark County School District. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and a Master in Education in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Ms. Edmond is a member of the National Education Association, Nevada State Education Association and Clark County Education Association. She is also secretary of the Dunes and Trails and a member of the Southern Nevada Officials Organization. Ms. Edmond was appointed to the board in October 2014.

Raymond C. Elgin (Nye County) – A resident of Pahrump, Nevada, Mr. Elgin retired as a teacher at the Clark County School District in May 2013. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Education from University of Louisiana at Lafayette and a Master of Administration in Education from Walden University. He is a member of the Moose Lodge and the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10054. His interests are in educational issues. He was appointed to the board in October 2016.

Charles L. Fullen (Nye County) – A resident of Pahrump, Nevada, Mr. Fullen retired as an airline flight crew member from Omni Air International in January 2013. He is a high school graduate. Mr. Fullen is president of the Valley Cruisers of Pahrump and a member of the Moose and Elks Lodges. His interests are environmental and public health/health care issues. He was appointed to the board in October 2016.

Richard L. Gardner (Nye County) – A resident of Beatty, Nevada, Mr. Gardner retired as a building superintendent for disaster cleanup in 2008. He holds an Associate of Science in Mechanical from Los Angeles Trade Technical and an auto teaching certificate from the Meridian School District in Idaho. Mr. Gardner is the chair of the Beatty Town Advisory Board and the Nye County Board of Equalization and the quartermaster/treasurer for the Beatty Veterans of Foreign Wars. He was appointed to the board in October 2016.

Donald C. Neill (Nye County) – A resident of Pahrump, Nevada, Mr. Neill retired in 2000 after a career as a technical project manager in the financial and manufacturing information processing area, not related to EM or DOE. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of Iowa and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Western Washington University. Mr. Neill is a member of the American Legion. His interests include public health/health care and business issues. He was appointed to the board in October 2014.

Autumn N. Pietras (Clark County) – A resident of Henderson, Nevada, Ms. Pietras is a sales associate at Hallmark. She holds an Associate of Arts in General Studies from the College of Southern Nevada and is currently attending Nevada State College for a Bachelor of Science in Environmental and Resource Science. Her interests are in environmental and public health/health care issues. She was appointed to the board in October 2016.

Steve Rosenbaum (Clark County) – A resident of North Las Vegas, Nevada, Mr. Rosenbaum retired as a consulting project manager for CableLan in October 2015. He holds an Associate of Science in Electrical Construction with the Los Angeles Trade Technical College and has certifications in hazardous materials first response and incidence commander, journeyman electrician, arrest and firearms, civil detention from the state of California and a HVAC certification from the Environmental Protection Agency. Mr. Rosenbaum is a member of the Retired Employees Association of Orange County. His interests are in environmental and public health/health care issues. He currently serves as chair of the EM SSAB in Nevada. Mr. Rosenbaum was appointed to the board in October 2014.

William P. Sears (Clark County) – A resident of Henderson, Nevada, Mr. Sears retired as vice president of human resources with MGM Grand Resorts in 2007. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from the University of California, Berkeley, and is certified in labor arbitration. Mr. Sears is interested in public health/health care and environmental issues. He was appointed to the board in October 2012.

Cecilia F. Snyder (Clark County) – A resident of Las Vegas, Nevada, Ms. Snyder is currently a quality control manager for Telecris Plasma Resources, Inc. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry with a minor in Biology from New Mexico State University. Ms. Snyder is interested in environmental issues. She was appointed to the board in October 2014.

Richard A. Stephans (Clark County) – A resident of Boulder City, Nevada, Mr. Stephans retired as a safety analysis engineer from ACTS Inc. in 2014. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from Purdue University, a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from New Mexico State University, and a Certified Safety Professional in Comprehensive Practice/System Safety from the Board of Safety Professionals. His interests are in educational and environmental issues. He was appointed to the board in October 2016.

Jack D. Sypolt (Nye County) – A resident of Amargosa Valley, Nevada, Mr. Sypolt is a retired electrical contractor. Mr. Sypolt is a high school graduate who has also received technical training. He is a volunteer on the Amargosa Valley Fire Department. Mr. Sypolt is interested in transportation issues. He was appointed to the board in October 2012.

Richard T. Twiddy (Clark County) – A resident of Mesquite, Nevada, Mr. Twiddy is a retired engineer from the Pacific Gas and Electric Company in 1993. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Quality Engineering from the University of Phoenix and a Master of Science in Organization Development from the University of San Francisco. He is interested in civic and economic development issues. He was appointed to the board in October 2016.

Dina M. Williamson-Erdag (Nye County) – A resident of Pahrump, Nevada, Ms. Williamson-Erdag currently works part-time as a bookkeeper/special programs manager for Growth Investments. She holds an Associate of Arts in Business from Mt. San Antonio College. She is the board president for Nye Communities Coalition, secretary for the Pahrump Veterans Memorial Advisory Committee, president-elect for the Court Appointed Special Advocate, service chairman for the Pahrump Valley Rotary, and vice chairman and ambassador for the Valley Electric Association. Her interests are in economic development issues. She was appointed to the board in October 2016.




 
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