university of nevada, reno

Planned Giving advisory council

All meetings take place, quarterly, during January, April, July, and October, from 7:45am to 9:00am unless otherwise noted.

2022 Meeting Dates

January 25, 2023
Speakers: Brian Saeman and Keiko Weil
Topic: UNR Foundation Procedure and Fundraising Review
Location: Clark Room, Morrill Hall

April 26, 2023
Speaker: Dr. Erick Jones, Dean of the College of Engineering
Location: Room 240, William Pennington Engineering Building
July 26, 2023
Speaker: Stephanie Rempe, Director
University of Nevada, Reno
Intercollegiate Athletics
Location: Basin Street Club-Mackay Stadium
October 25, 2023
Speaker: Catherine Cardwell, Dean of the University of Nevada, Reno
Location: Mathewson/IGT Knowledge Center



Kirstin Griffin
Wealthspire Advisors

Chair Elect

Michael Young
Charles Schwab


Christine Arrascada Aramini
Arrascada & Aramini, PLLC

Kevin Bertonneau
Kevin L. Bertonneau, Attorney at Law

Dan Dooley
d Edward Jones

Derek Hamblet
Whittier Trust Company of Nevada, Inc.

Ashley Hicks
Edward Jones

Darcy Houghton
U.S. Bank Private Wealth Management

Molly LeGoy
LeGoy Law
Joel Locke
Allison MacKenzie, Ltd.

Benson Mathews
Vantage Wealth Planning

Andi Moser
Eide Bailly LLP

David O’Mara
O’Mara Law Firm, P.C.

Tamara Reid
Aguirre Riley, P.C.

Laura Saunders
WTW Private Client Group/Willis
Personal Line, LLC

Richard Smith
Premier Trust

Angie Sosa
Grant Thornton LLP

Emily Winters
Dunham Trust Company

Gregory Yup
Ashley Quinn CPAs and Consultants, Ltd.
Michel "Mike" Aurnague
Pangborn & Co., Ltd.

Nicolas Conroy
Morgan Stanley

Kirstin Griffin
Wealthspire Advisors

Lee Hernandez
Firmament Financial, LLC

Eric Hollen
Open Window Financial Solutions, Ltd.

Bob LeGoy, Jr.
Maupin, Cox & LeGoy

Bryton Lewis
Betsy Marler
Horning, Lingenfelter, & Co., LLP—Retired

Janet Mello
City National Bank

Jason Oetjen
Rafferty Oetjen CPA

David Osgood
Dunham Trust Company

Steve Rose
Art of Wealth Management

Irene Self
Ameriprise Financial Services, LLC

Tyler Smith
GAMCO Asset Management Inc.

F. McClure Wallace
Wallace & Millsap LLC

Michael Young
Charles Schwab

Ex-Officio Members

Brian Sandoval
University of Nevada, Reno

Brian Saeman
Director of Development, Planned Giving
University of Nevada, Reno

Patricia Richard
Interim Vice President of Advancement
University of Nevada, Reno

Emeriti Members

Soraya Tabibi Aguirre
Aguirre Riley, P.C

David Bianchi
Northwestern Mutual—Retired

Philip Brown

William Creekbaum
Morgan Stanley Wealth Management

Leslie Daane
Barnard Vogler & Co.

Heidi Foster
American Wealth Management

Julia Gold
Law Offices of Julia Gold, P.C.

Thomas Hall
Law Offices of Thomas J. Hall

Jacqueline Kulikowski
1864 Capital Investments

Tammy Love
Ashley Quinn CPAs and Consultants, Ltd.

Ken Lynn
Hill Lynn Investment Group – Retired

Lynda Mahorter
TIAA - Retired

Ernie Maupin
Maupin, Cox, & LeGoy

Jason Morris
Woodburn and Wedge
Anthony Ozuna
Sierra Management Group

Mark Quinlan
Executive Insurance Consultants, Inc.

Thomas Rafferty
Rafferty Oetjen CPA

Michael Rooker
Wells Fargo Private Bank

Don Ross
Woodburn and Wedge

C. David Russell
Washoe Legal Services

R. Bryan Sedway
Sedway Financial

John Tennert
Fennemore Craig

Richard Wait
RS Wait, Chtd.

Janice Watson
US Bank - Retired

Ronald Zideck
Whittier Trust Board of Directors
Scott Albright
Trident Capital Advisors

John Boyd
Edward Jones

Steven Brown
RBC Wealth Management – Retired

Richard Cunningham
Richard Cunningham Law

Harold Depoali
Whittier Trust—Retired

Kirk Gardner
Eide Bailly LLP

Ryan Gonda
Deseret Trust Company

Mark Knobel
McDonald Carano LLP

Romeo "Ro" Lazzarone
The Lazzarone Group

Brian Loy
Wealthspire Advisors

Christopher MacKenzie
Allison MacKenzie, Ltd.

Jim Marren
Nevada Family Wealth

Kyle McCann
Vantage Wealth Planning

George Barton "Bart" Mowry
Maupin, Cox & LeGoy

Gino Pascucci
IconTrust, LLC

Bryce Rader
Anderson, Dorn & Rader, Ltd.

Timothy Riley
Aguirre Riley, P.C.

Ann Rosevear
Dunham Trust Company

Gustave Rossi
Maupin, Cox & LeGoy

Vicki Schultz
Schultz Financial Group, Inc.

Thomas Seeliger
Morgan Stanley Dean Witter & Company

Nicole Vance
Dunham Trust Company

Michael Wallace
New York Life Insurance Company

Sandra Wilson
Law Offices of Sandra O. Wilson


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