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The Nevada Leadership Program is committed to providing you and your organization with the resources needed to develop your organization's leadership team.  Here you will find various publications, prepared by University of Nevada, Reno faculty and leading experts in the field, pertaining to different aspects of leadership and the administration of government in Nevada.  Past workshop packets, including presentation notes, and a list of the Nevada Leadership Program's partner organizations are provided here as well.

Publications (University of Nevada, Reno)

The following is a list of publications produced by University of Nevada, Reno faculty on a variety of topics available to you.

A 2016 Survey of the Membership of the Nevada Chapter of the American Planning Association.  Frederick Steinmann, Michael Harper, and Brian Fogarty.  UCED Technical Report 2016/17-08.

An Assessment of Training Programs for Conservation Districts in the United States:  Building Capacity in Nevada.  Frederick Steinmann and William Bouldin.  UCED Technical Report 2014/15-08.

A New Paradigm for Educating Planners in Nevada:  A Perspective From the Field.  Frederick Steinmann and Michael Harper.  UNCE Special Publication 14-04.

Elected Official and Governing Board Self-Evaluation Tool.  May 2015. 

Funding Economic Development in Nevada:  General Improvement Districts.  Frederick Steinmann.  UNCE Fact Sheet 13-32.

Funding Economic Development in Nevada:  Redevelopment.  Frederick Steinmann.  UNCE Fact Sheet 13-29.

Funding Economic Development in Nevada:  Special Assessment Districts.  Frederick Steinmann.  UNCE Fact Sheet 13-33.

Funding Economic Development in Nevada:  Tax Increment Areas.  Frederick Steinmann.  UNCE Fact Sheet 13-30.

Funding Economic Development in Nevada:  Tourism Improvement Districts.  Frederick Steinmann.  UNCE Fact Sheet 13-31.

Nevada's Open Meeting Law - An Outline.  Frederick Steinmann and Madelyn Shipman.  UNCE Fact Sheet 14-02.

Principles of Smart-Growth Development - An Overview and a Nevada Perspective.  Frederick Steinmann and Michael Harper.  UNCE Fact Sheet 14-03.

Publications (External)

The following is a list of publications produced by organizations on a variety of topics available to you.

Citizens Guide to Nevada's Ethics in Government Law.  Nevada Commission on Ethics.  Pamphlet.

Conservation District Annual Budget Template.  Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources. 

Conservation District Fact Sheets (District Powers and Responsibilities, District as Employer, Reporting, Effective Board Meetings, Ethics for Public Officials, Open Meeting Law, and Public Records Law).  Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources.

Conservation District Map of all Active Conservation Districts in the State of Nevada.  Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources.

Dayton Valley Conservation District Annual Work Plan Fiscal Year 2010-2011.  Dayton Valley Conservation District.  Conservation District Annual Work Plan Template

Nevada Conservation Districts Program.  Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources.  Pamphlet

Nevada Ethics in Government Manual for Public Officers and Public Employees.  Nevada Commission on Ethics.  July 2010.

Nevada Planning Guide, February 2017.  Nevada Chapter of the American Planning Association.

Nevada State Conservation Commission Strategic Plan 2010 to 2015.  Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources.  November 2009.

Preparing a Conservation Plan.  University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension, Land & Water Conservation Program.

Projects

City of Fernley Redevelopment Plan, 2017
City of Fernley Strategic Plan:  Fiscal Year 2017 to Fiscal Year 2021
Eureka County Biochar Field Trial and Demonstration Project, University Center for Economic Development and the Desert Research Institute
Idaho Economic Development District Region III
Lyon County Strategic Plan:  Fiscal Year 2018 through Fiscal Year 2020

Organizations

These organizations are dedicated to the professional development of leaders in your community.

Previous Workshops

Presentations from previous workshops are available here.

Citizens Institute
Conservation District Leadership Development Workshop
Financial Horizons Credit Union Team and Leadership Development Retreat
Financing Local Government Tool Kit Workshop
Fundamentals of Economic Development Workshop
Fundamentals of Economic Development 2.0 Workshop
Fundamentals of Economic Development 3.0 Workshop
General Improvement District Training Workshop
Hometown Health Leadership Development Retreat
How to Run an Effective Meeting Workshop
How to Become an Effective Leader
How to Effectively Use Parliamentary Procedure
How to Effectively Create a Team Environment
How to Improve Your Leadership Skills
How to Improve Your Management Skills
Local Leaders Institute
Redevelopment 101 Workshop

Conferences

Presentations and related material from previous conferences are available here

2017 The Economic Future of Northern Nevada:  Challenges and Opportunities (March 22, 2017; Reno, Nevada)  Click Here to be redirected to the home page for this event for the biographies of the key presenters, downloadable economic data, and to view videos of each presentation listed here.
2016 Nevada Economic Development Conference (September 20th, 2016 through September 22nd, 2016; Reno, Nevada)
2015 Nevada Economic Development Conference (May 20th, 2015 and May 21st, 2015; Reno, Nevada)

2015 Nevada Chapter of the American Planning Association (September 13th, September 14th and September 15th, 2015; Reno, Nevada)