PEOPLE: Scott Kelley, Nevada Rural Housing Authority
Scott Kelley has been hired as director of public relations for the Nevada Rural Housing Authority.
Kelley previously served as public information officer for the Nevada Governor’s Office of Energy. He is also a former U.S. Army paratrooper and Nevada Army National Guardsman who served in the Kosovo War, and during peacekeeping missions in Haiti and Bosnia.
Kelley currently serves on the Washoe County School Board for District A, an elected position where he represents southern Reno and Incline Village.
Kelley earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism from the University of Nevada, Reno.
Heather Ashbridge, who started with Nevada State Development Corporation in 2008, previously served in several roles with the organization, including assistant vice president and loan officer. She is based in NSDC’s Reno office.