Grants Management Advisory Committee (GMAC) Members


Ad Hoc subcommittees are formed as required, and include:

  • Program Area Subcommittees for RFA Reviews and Grant Award Recommendations: Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect, Disability Services, and Wellness (Food Security)
  • Community Needs Assessment Subcommittee for Review and Recommendations

    NRS 232.383 Membership Composition Members/Terms Affiliation Subcommittee(s)
    A superintendent of a county school district, or the superintendent's designee Dan Wold
    Term expires 6-30-18
    Eureka County School District Wellness
    (Food Security)
    A director of a local agency which provides services for abused or neglected children, or the director's designee Laura Alison Caliendo
    Term expires 6-30-19
    Foster Kinship Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect
    A member who possesses knowledge, skill and experience in the provision of services to children Michele Howser
    Term expires 6-30-17
    Phoenix University Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect
    A representative of a department of juvenile justice services Leslie Bittleston
    Term expires 6-30-17
    Nevada Division of Child and Family Services, Juvenile Justice Programs Office Disability Services
    A member who possesses knowledge, skill and experience in the provision of services to senior citizens Vacant    
    One of two members who possess knowledge, skill and experience in finance or in business generally Jeff Bargerhuff
    Term expires 6-30-17
      Wellness
    (Food Security)
    One of two members who possess knowledge, skill and experience in finance or in business generally Vacant
       
    A representative of the Nevada Association of Counties Jeff Fontaine, Chair
    Term expires 6-30-16
    Nevada Association of Counties Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect
    A member who possesses knowledge, skill and experience in building partnerships between the public sector and the private sector Steve Kane
    Term expires 6-30-19
    HumanResourcesExpert.com;
    US Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service
    Disability Services
    One of two members of the public with knowledge of or experience in the provision of services to persons or families who are disadvantaged or at risk

    Diane Thorkildson

    Term Expires 6-30-17 
    University Center for Autism and Neurodevelopment Wellness
    (Food Security)
    One of two members of the public with knowledge of or experience in the provision of services to persons or families who are disadvantaged or at risk Candace Young-Richey
    Term Expires 6-30-17
    CY-R & Associates Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect
    One member who possesses knowledge, skill and experience in the provision of services to persons with disabilities Susan Lucia-Terry
    Term expires 6-30-19 
    Assistive Technology Services, Clark County School District Disability Services
    A member who possesses knowledge, skill and experience in the provision of services relating to the cessation of the use of tobacco Cindy Roragen
    Term expires 6-30-18
    American Cancer Society
    Cancer Action Network 
    Disability Services
    A member who possesses knowledge, skill and experience in the provision of health services to children Vacant    
    A representative who is a member of the Nevada Commission on Aging Minddie Lloyd
    Term expires 6-30-17

    Commission on Aging
    Clark County Courts

    Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect