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Ellen Koivisto's Biography
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Ellen Marie Koivisto
Husband: Victor; 4 Children: Beth, Kristina, Victor, Valerie
Attended, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 1984-1996
Attended, Mesabi Community College, 1974
Assembly Member, Nevada State Assembly, 1997-2010
Member, Clark County Democratic Central Committee, present
Member, Forum for State Health Policy Leadership, present
Member, Hispanic Democratic Caucus, present
Member, Southern Nevada Womens Political Caucus, present
Chair, Legislative Committee on Health Care, 1999-2000
Interim Task Force on Access to Public Health Servers, 1999-2000
Ballot Question Language Interim Committee, 1998
Family Courts Interim Committee, 1998
Managing Assistant, University of Nevada Las Vegas Provost Office, 1995-present
Managing Assistant, Harry Reid Center for Environmental Studies, University of Nevada at Las Vegas, 1988-1995
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Member, Clark County Womens Democratic Club
Member, Council of State Governments, Health Capacity Task Force
Member, Heritage United Methodist Church
Member, Hispanics in Politics
Member, National Conference of State Legislatures, Forum for State Health Policy Leadership
Member, Nevada National Organization for Women
Member, Nevada Network Against Domestic Violence
Member, Nevada Womens Lobby
Member, Paradise Democratic Club
Member, Seniors United
Member, Sunrise Mountain United Methodist Church Outreach Committee
Member, Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation
Member, United Methodist Church
Member, Women Legislators Lobby/Womens Actions for New Directions
Member, Women's Democratic Club
Member, Womens Research Institute of Nevada, New Leadership
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