The Ferraro Group, a public relations and public affairs company with offices in Las Vegas, Reno and Carson City, announced today that respected tax consultant Barbara Smith Campbell will affiliate her company, Consensus, with The Ferraro Group and will be available during the 2013 Nevada Legislature to provide exclusive legislative tax review and analysis to the firm’s existing and future clients. Under the affiliation, Ms. Campbell will not work as a lobbyist.
Prior to forming Consensus, Ms. Campbell served for 10 years as the Chairman of the Board of the Nevada Tax Commission. As chairman, she oversaw the implementation of the 2003 legislative tax package that included for the first time the modified business tax, among others. Ms. Campbell served on the Nevada Tax Commission for 5 consecutive four-year terms. She was first appointed by Governor Richard Bryan and subsequently by Governors Bob Miller and Kenny Guinn.
“Barbara is one of the pre-eminent experts on Nevada tax policy and we are delighted that she is joining us to provide critical tax analysis of the various tax proposals being debated in Carson City,” said Greg Ferraro, President of The Ferraro Group.
Ms. Campbell currently serves as a Board Member of American Pacific Corporation (Public, NASDAQ:APFC) and Advisory Board Member of AMERCO (Public, NASDAQ:UHAL), parent company of U-Haul International, and as a Trustee of the Donald W. Reynolds Foundation. She was appointed by Governor Sandoval to the Silver State Health Insurance Exchange, and later elected chairman by the exchange board. She also serves as Chairman of the Board of Nevada Taxpayers Association and a member of the Community Board of St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center.
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