Commission on Postsecondary Education Commissioners

COMMISSION COMPOSITION

NRS 394.383

  1. The Commission on Postsecondary Education is hereby created within the Employment Security Division of the Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation. The Commission consist of (a) An employee of the Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation designated by the Director of the Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation to serve as a nonvoting member; and
    (b) Six voting members appointed by the Governor.

NRS 394.384

  1. The Governor shall appoint:
    (a) Two members who are knowledgeable in the field of education, but not persons representing postsecondary educational institutions, or colleges established or maintained under the laws of this State.
    (b) Two members who are representatives of private postsecondary educational institutions.
    (c) Two members who are representatives of the general public and are not associated with the field of education.

COMMISSIONERS

Ms. BJ North
Chair
Ms. North is the current chair of the Commission.  She represents members of the community who are knowledgeable of postsecondary education.
Mr. Nate Clark
Vice Chair
Mr. Clark is the current vice chair of the Commission and represents private postsecondary educational institutions.
Ms. Sharon Frederick
Member
Ms. Frederick represents private postsecondary institutions.
Rene Cantu
Member
Member represents "knowledgeable about education"
Jon Ponder
Member
Member represents the general public
Jill Hersha
Member
Member represents "knowledgeable about education".
Grant Neilson
Member
Member represents the Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation as a non-voting member.