Senator David R. Parks

Party: Democratic

Legislative Service

  • President Pro Tempore, 2013-2014
  • Nevada Senate, 2008 -Present (first elected November 2008)
  • Assistant Majority Floor Leader, 2001-2002
  • Assistant Majority Whip, 1999-2000
  • Nevada Assembly, 1997-2008 (first elected November 1996)

Other Public Service

  • Member, California-Nevada Super Speed Ground Transportation Commission, 2009-2011
  • Board of Directors, Nevada Homeless Alliance, 2006-2011
  • Member, Governor's Statewide AIDS Advisory Task Force, 1987-1994 and 2002-2011
  • Member, Gay and Lesbian Community Center of Southern Nevada Board, 2006-2011
  • Member, Community Counseling Center of Las Vegas Board, 2006-2011
  • Board of Trustees, Aid for AIDS of Nevada, Inc., 1986-2010
  • Member, Nevada Military Advocacy Commission, 2004-2006
  • Commissioner, Education Technology Commission, 2001-2003
  • Member, Governor's Fundamental Review Committee, 2001-2002
  • Member, National Conference for Community and Justice, Southern Nevada Region Board, 1998-2002
  • Member (1991) and Chair (1992-1996), Paradise Town Advisory Board
  • Member, Community District 89109 Leadership Council, 1993-1996
  • Member, Governor's MX Missile Economic Impact Study, 1980-1981
  • Member, Joint City-County Consolidation Technical Committee, 1975-1976
  • United States Air Force, 1967-1971

Education

  • University of New Hampshire, B.S.
  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas, M.B.A.

Professional

  • Assistant Director, Regional Transportation Commission, 1990-1999
  • Senior Management Analyst, Clark County, 1984-1990
  • Director, Office of Budget and Management, City of Las Vegas, 1979-1984
  • Budget Officer, City of Las Vegas, 1974-1979

Personal

Occupation: Consultant
Born: 1943 - Boston, Massachusetts

Co-Sponsor

SCR2 Expresses appreciation to the staff of the Legislative Counsel Bureau for their service during the 32nd Special Session of the Nevada Legislature. (BDR R-18)
SR4 Expresses appreciation to the Senate staff for their service during the 32nd Special Session of the Nevada Legislature. (BDR R-21)