Board of Trustees

Founder

For more than 50 years, Irwin Molasky has played a significant role in the phenomenal growth of the Las Vegas valley. As Chairman of The Molasky Group of Companies, he has been an innovator in the creation of much of the Las Vegas skyline.

Chairman

Dennis L. Kennedy represents a wide range of health care providers and practices primarily in general commercial litigation. Mr. Kennedy has represented many of the country's hotel, gaming, insurance, pharmaceutical, tobacco, and other companies in the defense of class action and complex litigation.

Donald D. Snyder is the volunteer Chairman of the Board of Directors of The Smith Center for the Performing Arts. As an active supporter of cultural and arts organizations, Mr. Snyder has played an integral role in The Smith Center since the incorporation of its charitable foundation, the Las Vegas Performing Arts Center Foundation, in 1996.

Nathan Adelson Hospice Foundation, Chair, Finance Committee Chair

Alan Duncan has served on the Board of Trustees of Nathan Adelson Hospice for eighteen years. Alan is the current chair of the Nathan Adelson Hospice Foundation and chair of the Finance Committee.

Center for Compassionate Care, Chairman

Michael D. Rumbolz is Chairman and CEO of Cash Systems, Inc. (CKN-AMEX), a provider of cash access services to the casino industry.  Its products include proprietary ‘All-in-One’ cash advance ATM’s, credit and debit card cash advance kiosks and check cashing solutions, and collectively comprise the primary means by which casinos make cash available to their customers.

Mr. Schreck, resident in the firm's Las Vegas office, is chair of Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck’s Gaming Law Group and a member of the firm’s Corporate & Business Group.

Priscilla Schwartz- Hodes relocated to Las Vegas in 1991 and quickly made Las Vegas her home. She became involved as an active volunteer in a number of local organizations and eventually assumed volunteer leadership roles serving as a Director on numerous Boards in the community.

A Magna Cum Laude graduate and Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Utah, Dr. Kingsley received his medical degree from the University of Utah College of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine as well as his fellowship in hematology and oncology at the University of Arizona.

Mr. Richard Worthington has served as president & chief operating officer for Paradise Development Company and The Molasky Group of Companies since 1998.  Worthington is responsible for providing leadership and management to the overall operations of this highly diversified and prolific family-owned real estate firm that has been at the forefront of southern Nevada's growth for nearly sixty years.

Lou Silvestri has been a Nevada resident since 1957.  He received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Nevada, Reno and a Master’s Degree in Education Administration from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.  Mr. Silvestri had a very successful career with the Clark County School District for 27 years holding various leadership positions as a teacher, school administrator and central office administrator.  

Jeanne Richard Jones is the President and Chief Executive Officer of ALPHA Services, the company she founded in 1993.  Her company provides business support and staff augmentation services to government and industry in the areas of administrative, technical, allied healthcare, information technology, and security throughout the continental U.S. Hawaii, Guam and Saipan.

As president, since 1997, Michael Luce oversees the multi-state real estate investment and development companies of The Walters Group.  With more than 500 associates employed with The Walters Group and its affiliated companies in southern Nevada, The Walters Group is a multi-faceted entrepreneurial group of businesses that includes residential and commercial developments and various land holdings.

Reed Radosevich  is the President of Northern Trust Bank for the state of Nevada.  He is responsible for business operations for both Trust and Investment as well as Private Banking, catering to affluent individuals within Nevada. 

Shauna Hughes is a member of the Firm's Administrative, Gaming and Government Affairs Department. The focus of Shauna's practice is government affairs, regulatory law, entitlement processing on local, county, state and federal levels, and lobbying for clients. 

Mr. MacTaggart is a partner in the firm’s Corporate & Securities, Gaming, Real Estate, Taxation, and Trusts and Estates practice groups. His practice emphasizes multi-jurisdictional business and corporate law, tax litigation and consultation, national and international gaming and hospitality, shareholder and partner dispute resolution, business-related aspects of commercial litigation, business formations, acquisitions and reorganizations, including substantial experience with Nevada anti-takeover laws.

Robert R. Barengo joined the Commission on December 3, 2003.  He represents General Business.

Mr. Barengo attended the following schools, St Thomas Aquinas Grammar School, Reno; Bishop Manogue High School, Reno; University of Santa Clara; J.D. – 1969; and California State University at Hayward; B.S. – 1966 He has held many elected offices and has extensive legislative experience.  1981-1983 Speaker of the Assembly and Chairman of Legislative Commission.  1978-1981 Speaker Pro Tempore.  1973-1979 Chairman Judiciary Committee.  1972-1982 Assemblyman, District 29, five regular sessions and one special session.  Served on various committees including Interim Finance, Ways and Means, Commerce and Judiciary.

Ellis Landau is a retired financial executive and private investor with more than 30 years of experience as a financial executive in the gaming and hospitality industries. He serves on the Board of Directors for a number of for-profit and non-profit organizations.

Steven J. Peterson is the Executive Director for Hospitalist operations for IPC: The Hospitalist Company in Nevada and California.

President and Chief Executive Officer

Carole A. Fisher is honored to serve as President and Chief Executive Officer of Nathan Adelson Hospice, bringing to the position, vast knowledge of the healthcare industry, a strong belief in the hospice philosophy, and a passion for the organization’s mission.  She is a visionary in her leadership and aspires for Nathan Adelson to be the hospice of choice, the employer of preference, and the training center of excellence.