Mr. Kyle Davis is the Policy and Political Director for the Nevada Conservation League, a Nevada nonprofit organization that promotes sensible conservation policies through education and advocacy. He leads the policy efforts of the environmental community at the Nevada Legislature. He is a third-generation Nevadan, raised in the rural town of Lovelock.
Mr. Davis received his Bachelor's degree from the University of Nevada, Reno and his Master's degree from the George Washington University in Washington, D.C.
Kyle lives in Reno, where he enjoys camping, soccer, kayaking and spending time with friends and family.
Douglas "Roger" Bremner
Mr. Douglas "Roger" Bremner is a native Nevadan born in Las Vegas and has been a life-long resident of Nevada. Mr. Bremner received his Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from the University of Nevada, Reno and did graduate work on M.A. in History from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
He is a U.S. Army veteran and a six-term member of the Nevada State Legislature (Assembly). He served as Chairman of the Assembly Ways and Means Committee, 1981 and 1983 and Administrator of the Division of Industrial Relations for the State of Nevada, 1998-2008.
Mr. Bremner retired in 2008, and is the proud parent of four children and has five grandchildren.
Senator Greg Brower
Senator Greg Brower is a partner in Snell & Wilmer's Las Vegas and Reno offices. His practice is focused on complex civil and white collar criminal litigation, as well as corporate investigations and administrative law.
Senator Brower joined the firm in 2009 after approximately two years as the U.S. Attorney for the District of Nevada. As Nevada's chief federal law enforcement officer, he supervised all federal criminal prosecutions and all civil litigation involving the United States in Nevada. During his tenure Senator Brower personally handled several matters both at trial and in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Before his appointment as U.S. Attorney, Senator Brower served in a variety of other senior government posts in Washington, D.C. From 2006 to 2007 he was Chief Legal Officer at the U.S. Government Printing Office ("GPO"), overseeing the agency's Office of General Counsel. From 2004 to 2006, Senator Brower served as GPO's Inspector General, supervising all internal audits and investigations. From 2003 to 2004m he served at U.S. Department of Justice ("DOJ") headquarters in Washington, D.C.
Senator Brower's government experience also includes having been twice elected to the Nevada State Assembly and his current service as a Nevada State Senator. He has also served o several state commissions and task forces dedicated to the study of critical civil and criminal justice issues.
Prior to his recent federal government service, Senator Brower spent nearly 10 years in private practice during which he successfully litigated a wide range of cases, including such issues as product liability, insurance bad faith, professional negligence, and contract disputes. He has extensive experience as lead counsel in trials, appeals, administrative hearings, and all forms of alternative dispute resolution.
Mr. Dennis Neilander is the former Chairman of the Nevada State Gaming Control Board ("GCB"). His practice focuses on gaming, administrative law and government affairs. He served as a Member of the GCB from 1998 until the end of 2010. Mr. Neilander was the Chairman for the last 10 years of his tenure, the longest service in Nevada history as Chairman. He was appointed by three different Governors from both political parties. As Chief Executive Officer of the GCB, he executed daily operations of the Board, including the oversight of approximately 500 employees, a $42 million dollar budget and offices in five Nevada cities. Mr. Neilander represented the GCB regarding all gaming matters before the executive, legislative and judicial branches of government at both the state and federal level. He also served as Chairman of the Board's Audit Committee that was responsible for full scope compliance and revenue audits for Nevada casinos.
Prior to his appointment to the Board, Mr. Neilander was the Chief of the GCB Corporate Securities Division, which regulates the publicly traded gaming companies that operate in Nevada. he has conducted extensive analysis of federal and states securities laws, finance and merger and acquisition activities as they relate to public companies.
Prior to his tenure with the GCB, Mr. Neilander also served as the primary research staff attorney for the Judiciary Committees of the Nevada State Legislature. His work included substantial research, analysis and testimony regarding public policy issues. He conducted similar work as a Staff Associate for the National Conference of State Legislatures at both the state and federal levels.
Mr. Neilander was named Gaming Regulator of the Year by the International Masters of Gaming Law in 2007. He was named one of the most 50 Influential Businessmen in Las Vegas by the Las Vegas Sun Newspaper in 2004 and 2008. He was the Vice Chairman and then Chairman of the International Association of Gaming Regulators in 2007-2008. He is an active member of the International Masters of Gaming Law. Mr. Neilander recently finished a special project for Governor Sandoval concerning mining tax issues. He currently serves as a consultant to other gaming regulators on gaming matters.
He received his B.A. degree in 1983 from the University of Northern Colorado and his J.D. in 1987 from the University of Denver, College of Law. He was admitted to the Colorado Bar in 1987.