Gov. Sisolak issues statement on former Governor Brian Sandoval’s appointment as the next President of the University of Nevada, Reno

CARSON CITY, NV — September 17, 2020

Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak issued the following statement on the appointment by the Board of Regents of former Governor Brian Sandoval as the next President of the University of Nevada, Reno.

"Congratulations to my predecessor and friend, Governor Brian Sandoval, on his appointment as the new President of the University of Nevada, Reno. He has demonstrated throughout his career his dedication to the people of Nevada and our State’s education system. Education at all levels has always been a focus of both mine and his, and I’m excited for the opportunity to work with him to help advance higher education in this State. This appointment is much deserved and I am pleased that both the search committee and the Board of Regents were able to come together to find the ideal person and leader to guide the University’s future.”

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