The Board of Directors of The Economic Club of Las Vegas is comprised of academic, business, and political leaders. These individuals are committed to the long-term mission of the Club. The Board is focused on attracting speakers that are nationally and globally renowned in the areas of economics and public policy. Most importantly, the Board ensures proper governance and an environment of non-partisanship, while at the same time encouraging robust debate.

Chairman - WILLIAM WELLS Las Vegas Office Managing Partner, RSM (Ret.)

Board Member - GEORGE BIEHL Former Chief Financial Officer, Southwest Gas Corporation

Board Member - MICHAEL BROWN Director at Nevada Department of Business and Industry

Board Member - KIRK CLAUSEN Regional President/Nevada, Wells Fargo (Ret.)

Board Member - MARCUS CONKLIN Vice President, Strategies 360

Board Member - DONALD GIANCURSIO Chief Executive Officer, UnitedHealthcare Nevada

Board Member - JOHN GUEDRY President & Chief Operating Officer, Bank of Nevada

Board Member - ERIC HESSION Chief Financial Officer, Caesars Entertainment Corporation

Board Member - MARK HUTCHISON Lieutenant Governor, State of Nevada, and Founding Partner, Hutchison & Steffen

Board Member - BRIAN KROLICKI Former Lieutenant Governor, State of Nevada

Board Member - ROSE MCKINNEY-JAMES Managing Principal, Energy Works, LLC

Board Member - STEPHEN MILLER Director, Center for Business and Economic Research, UNLV

Board Member - BILL PAREDES Executive Vice President, Bank of Nevada

Board Member - NANCY RAPOPORT Special Counsel, University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV)

Board Member - RAMESH SRINIVASAN CEO, Agilysys


DONALD COLVIN Former Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President, Caesars Entertainment Corporation

JONATHAN HALKYARD Chief Operating Officer, Extended Stay America

PUNAM MATHUR Speaker, Trainer, Writer, Punam Mathur, LLC

JEFFREY W. SHAW Former President & CEO, Southwest Gas