Contact Us



Main Office (all program areas):   

901 South Stewart, Suite 5004; Carson City NV 89701; shpo-info [at]

Southern Nevada Office (Stewardship Program; open Tuesday - Saturday):  

4747 Vegas Drive; Las Vegas NV 89108; srubinson [at]

Comstock Historic District Commission / Comstock History Center is CLOSED:        

PO Box 128, 20 North “E” Street; Virginia City NV  89440; mbedeau [at]

                                           Staff List

Shana Johnson, Administrative Assistant
775-684-3448 - Email:  shana.johnson [at]
Office Management, General Information


Rebecca L. Palmer, State Historic Preservation Officer
775-684-3443 - Email: rlpalmer [at]

Robin K. Reed, Deputy State Historic Preservation Officer
775-684-3437 - Email: rreed [at]
Review and Compliance, Historic Tax Incentives


Review and Compliance

Sara Sturtz, Archaeologist
775-684-3445 - Email: ssturtz [at]
Section 106 Reviews, Education Outreach

VACANT, Architectural Historian 
775-684-3439 - Email: 
Section 106 Reviews, Technical Reviews under NRS 383.121 

Ashley Wiley, Archaeologist
775-684-3450 - Email: awiley [at]
Section 106 Reviews


Other Programs

Karyn de Dufour, Archaeologist
775-684-3447 - Email: kdedufour [at]
NVCRIS Program Manager, Survey and Inventory

Carla Hitchcock, Grants Manager
775-684-3441 - Email: chitchcock [at]
CCCHP, HPF Subgrants, and Federal Grants to SHPO

Kristen N. Brown, Architectural Historian
775-684-3439 - Email: knbrown [at]
National and State Historic Registers, Certified Local Governments, Historic Tax Incentives, CCCHP, Technical Advisory Network

Samantha Rubinson, Archaeologist
4747 W. Las Vegas Drive Las Vegas, NV 89108
702-486-5011 - Email: srubinson [at]
Site Stewardship Coordinator, Manager of Southern Nevada SHPO Office

Comstock Historic District

Michael A. "Bert" Bedeau, District Administrator
775-847-0281 - Email: mbedeau [at]

Candace Wheeler, Administrative Assistant
775-847-0281 - Email: Candace.Wheeler [at]
Comstock Historic District, Comstock Cemeteries

VACANT, History Center Attendant
775-847-0419 - Email:
Comstock History Center