Assemblywoman Jill Tolles

Deputy Minority Leader-North
Party: Republican

Legislative Service

  • Nevada Assembly, 2017-2019 (first elected November 2016)—two regular sessions
  • 2019 SESSION COMMITTEES: Commerce and Labor; Education; Judiciary
  • 2017 SESSION COMMITTEES: Commerce and Labor; Corrections, Parole, and Probation; Education; Judiciary
  • 2019-2020 INTERIM COMMITTEE: Legislative Committee on Education; Legislative Committee on Energy; Commission on Special License Plates
  • 2017-2018 INTERIM COMMITTEES: Legislative Committee on Education; Legislative Committee on Energy; Nevada Sentencing Commission

Other Public Service

  • Non-paid lobbyist 2011, 2013, and 2015
  • WCSD Education Alliance, 2017-current
  • Northern Nevada Sex Trafficking Task Force, Chair, 2019-current
  • Saint Albert the Great Catholic School, Board Member, 2013-2019

Other Achievements

  • Aspen Institute Rodel Public Leadership Fellow, 2019-current
  • Council of State Governments, Western Leadership Academy, 2017
  • TEDx, University of Nevada, Reno, Speaker

Affiliations

  • Task Force for Child Sexual Abuse Prevention, 2014-current
  • National Association of State Judicial Educators, 2013-current
  • Reno-Tahoe Chamber of Commerce, 1999-2001, 2015-current
  • Parent Leaders for Education, Advocate, 2010-2015
  • Say Yes for Kids Committee, Co-chair, 2012-2015

Education

  • University of Nevada, Reno, B.A. and M.A., Communication Studies

Personal

Occupation: Small business owner; Adjunct Professor, UNR; Faculty, National Judicial College
Recreation: Fly fishing, hiking, spending time with my family
Born: April 9, Greensboro, North Carolina
Spouse: Par
Children: Two

Co-Sponsor

SCR1 Expresses appreciation to persons and organizations who offered their services and assistance during the 31st Special Session of the Nevada Legislature. (BDR R-22)
ACR2 Expresses appreciation to the staff of the Legislative Counsel Bureau for their service during the 31st Special Session of the Nevada Legislature. (BDR R-20)
AR5 Expresses appreciation to the Assembly staff for their service during the 31st Special Session of the Nevada Legislature. (BDR R-21)