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County Manager to speak to FRW Jan. 16

Robert Perea, The Fernley Reporter

Lyon County manager Andrew Haskin will be the guest speaker for the next meeting of Fernley Republican Women on Tuesday, Jan. 16 at the Fernley Senior Center, 105 Lois Lane, Fernley.

A light meal will be served at 6 p.m. and the meeting will start promptly at 6:30 p.m. Haskin will address current and future issues facing the county. The public is always invited to attend.

Haskin was appointed County Manager by the Board of County Commissioners in January of 2023. Prior to his appointment, Andrew served as Community Development Director for Lyon County overseeing the Planning Division, Building Division, Code Enforcement, Economic Development, and Engineering & Surveying.


Before joining Lyon County, he spent almost eight years with Northern Nevada Development Authority. He started his career at NNDA as Director of Marketing and Communications and then moved to Director of Business Development and then Deputy Director. Haskin is a graduate of the University of Nevada-Reno with a Master of Business Administration Degree and a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management and Marketing. He is married to his wife Valerie and they have two children.

The FRW’s Caring for America Program collects non-perishable foods for the Fernley Food Bank and the Armed Forces/Homeland Security Program collects cleaning supplies, food and personal care items, along with donations of funds, for the Veterans Guest House in Reno. All contributions for these important programs will be greatly appreciated. Financial contributions can be sent to the FRW at P. O. Box 412, Fernley, Nevada 89408.

Fernley Republican Women is a group of women (and men as associate members) who share similar conservative values and ideals, and who are dedicated to increasing the influence and effectiveness of women in the cause of good government through political education and active political participation.

For more information, contact Vida Keller at or check the FRW website

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