Gibbons joins NCJFCJ

Former state legislator Dawn Gibbons has joined the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges as vice president of development.

Until recently, she was co-hosting a public affairs television program in Las Vegas.

For many years, Gibbons owned two businesses in downtown Reno. She was a member of the Washoe County Airport Authority from 1993 to 1997 and the Reno-Sparks Convention & Visitors Authority from 1995-1996. She was appointed to a 1991 vacancy in the Nevada Assembly, serving for several weeks during that year's Legislature. She was elected in her own right to the Assembly in 1998, serving until 2004. During her service, she sat on the judiciary, taxation, and budget committees, among others.