CARSON CITY, NV - April 27, 2018
Governor Brian Sandoval today appointed Sandra Douglass Morgan to the Nevada Gaming Commission, effective April 28, 2018.
“Sandra has done exemplary work on the Athletic Commission and with her legal experience and expertise, I am confident she will be a strong voice on the Gaming Commission,” Governor Brian Sandoval said. “I am pleased to appoint Sandra to this position and I thank her for her continued service to our state.”
Sandra Douglass Morgan is a telecommunications executive responsible for managing legislative and community affairs activities while working closely with community leaders, legislators and other policy makers to help connect people with technology everywhere they live and work. A native of Las Vegas, Morgan most recently served as the City Attorney for the City of North Las Vegas. Prior to her public service with the City, she served as Litigation Attorney for MGM Mirage.
In July 2017, Morgan received the Corporate to Community Connector award from the National Urban League Young Professionals. She currently serves on the Board of Directors for Jobs for Nevada’s Graduates and received Nevada Business Magazine’s Legal Elite Top 10 Government Attorneys in 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016.
“I am incredibly honored and grateful to be selected to serve on a Commission that has helped shape Nevada’s history,” Sandra Morgan said. “I hope to continue the legacy of ensuring that our great state remains the leader in gaming policy.”
Morgan received her Bachelor of Arts in political science from the University of Nevada, Reno and was awarded a Juris Doctor from the William S. Boyd School of Law at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. She and her husband, Don Morgan, Jr. have two children, Dylan and Dana.
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