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Barbara Cegavske's Biography
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Secretary of State (NV), Republican
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Barbara K. Cegavske
Husband: Tim; 2 Children: Adam, Bret
Attended, Clark County Community College, Las Vegas, Nevada
Secretary of State, State of Nevada, 2014-present
Senator, Nevada State Senate, 2003-2014
Candidate, United States House of Representatives, 2012
Assistant Minority Floor Leader, Nevada State Senate, 2011
Minority Whip, Nevada State Senate, 2009
Assembly Member, Nevada State Assembly, 1997-2002
Assistant Assembly Floor Leader, Nevada State Assembly, 1999-2001
Assistant Minority Leader, Nevada State Assembly, 1999-2001
Assistant Minority Whip, Nevada State Assembly, 1997
Former Member, Energy, Infrastructure and Transportation Committee, Nevada State Senate
Former Member, Finance Committee, Nevada State Senate
Former Member, Health and Education Committee, Nevada State Senate
Former Member, Human Services and Capital Improvements Committee, Nevada State Senate
Former Member, K-12 Education and Higher Education Committee, Nevada State Senate
Chair, Use of Chemicals in Schools Committee
Vice Chair, Education Subcommittee on the Effectiveness of Career and Technical High Schools, 2005-2006
Member, American Legislative Exchange Council, Education Task Force, 1997-2004
Member, American Legislative Exchange Council, Education Task Force Member, 1997-2004
Member, Health Capacity Task Force, Council of State Governments, 2003-2004
Member, Elections Reform Task Force, 1999-2000
Member, Inclusion Task Force, State of Nevada, 1995-1996
Member, Special Education Licensure Task Force, State of Nevada, 1994-1995
Member, Special Education/Early Childhood Licencor Task Force, State of Nevada, 1993-1994
Chair, Nevada Education Legislative Grassroots Committee, 1993
Public Relations and Fundraising, Horizon Center for Children and Families, present
Director of Development, WestCare Foundation, 2000-2003
Franchise Owner, 7-Eleven, 1984-1996
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Member/Former President, Parents Active for Vision Education (PAVE), 1990-present
Program Chair, Adoption Exchange Advisory Board
Member, Clark County School District
Member, Clark High School Area Neighborhood Improvement Program
Board Member, CLASS! Publication
Member, Council of State Governments
Former Board Member, Frontier Girl Scouts
Member, Junior League of Las Vegas
Former Puppeteer, Kids on the Block
Board Member, Las Vegas Performing Arts, Incorporated
Co-Chair, Least Restrictive Environment Committee
Honorary Member, Nevada Public Education Foundation
Member, Southwest Area Commands Community Leadership Team
Member, Trinity United Methodist Church, Las Vegas
Vice Chair, Human Resources and Education, 2005-2007
Secretary/Treasurer, Women in Government, 1997-2004
Member, Parent Advisory Council, Bonanza High School, 1995-2000
Member, Cashman Middle School Parent Advisory Council, 1992-1996
Vice-president, Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder, 1996
Child Advocate, Nevada State Legislature, 1989, 1991, 1993, 1995
State Liaison, Nevada State Parent Coalition, 1993
President/Board Member, Parent Teacher Association, R. Guild Gray Elementary School, 1988-1993
Executive Board Member, Las Vegas Parent Teacher Association Area Council, 1989-1992
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