Our volunteer Board of Directors provides leadership, expertise, and accountability to ensure success. 


Meet Goodwill of Southern Nevada’s Board of Directors. 

Goodwill’s Board of Directors is made up of Southern Nevada community, business, civic, elected and educational leaders. The Board of Directors provides oversight and strategic direction to guide the business and mission of Goodwill of Southern Nevada. Service on Goodwill’s Board of Directors is voluntary and we appreciate our board’s dedication and selfless service to our Goodwill and our community.


George Garcia
G.C. Garcia Inc.

Term Expires: Dec 31, 2017

George Garcia is the President of G.C. Garcia, Inc. a 17 year old Nevada land planning and development services firm.  The firm is recognized as a leader in government relations, entitlements, due diligence, development coordination, permitting, and business licensing.

George has nearly 20 years of local government planning experience, with nearly five years served as Planning Director for the City of Henderson, Nevada. Prior to locating in the Valley he served as the Assistant Planning Director in Overland Park, KS for nine years.George obtained his degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago Circle and has four years of post-graduate work: two in the Masters of Urban Planning at the U. of I. and two at John Marshall Law School in Chicago.

He is actively involved in the community as a member of the Urban Land Institute, National Association of Industrial and Office Parks, Then Congress of New Urbanism and the American Planning Association. He is a Trustee for the Henderson Development Association, and active in various Chambers.  Additionally, he is a past Chairman of the North Las Vegas Chamber.


Penny J. Mendlovic

Term Expires: December 31, 2017

Dr. Nancy Alamo
Clark County School District

Term Expires: December 4, 2017

Stavros Anthony Ph.D.
Councilman, City of Las Vegas

Term Expires: April 30, 2017

John Bentham
Ivory Star Productions

Term Expires: March 2018

Dr. Nancy Brune
Kenny Guinn Center for Policy Priorities

Term Expires: December 4, 2017

Lainie Castle
Caesars Entertainment Corp.

Term Expires: May 2, 2017

Joshua R. Dobbins
Brady Industries

Term Expires: December 31, 2016

Brian Dziminski
Law Offices of John Benedict

Term Expires: January 7, 2018

Gus Flangas
Flangas Dalacas Law Group

Term Expires: April 30, 2017

Ted Giza
Independent Consultant

Term Expires: December 5, 2015

Chris Higgins
NV Energy

Term Expires: March 23, 2018

Eric James
State Farm

Term Expires: June 18, 2016

Bill Paredes
Bank of Nevada

Term Expires: Oct. 8, 2018

Jerome Schmitz
Southwest Gas Corporation

Term Expires: August 28, 2018

Frank Woodbeck
Nevada System of Higher Education

Term Expires: December 4, 2017

Mike Zimmer
Nevada Cooler Pad

Term Expires: April 30, 2017


Beth Fisher

Patrick Moore
Bank Of The West


Andrew Donner
Resort Gaming Group, LLC

Geno Hill
The Rum Runner