CARSON CITY — Gov. Brian Sandoval has appointed Dallas Haun, chairman of Nevada State Bank, to the Nevada Athletic Commission. Haun will serve the remainder of Sandra Douglass Morgan’s term.
“Dallas has served his community for years,” Sandoval said. “Most recently, he sat on the board of the Las Vegas Stadium Authority and I am confident that with his extensive commercial banking expertise and his deep understanding of our state, he will be an excellent addition to the Athletic Commission.”
Haun is Chairman of Nevada State Bank, a division of ZB, N.A. Under Haun’s leadership, Nevada State Bank reorganized into five lines of business, enabling the bank to better serve the needs of each client group. A graduate of Michigan State University, Haun holds a bachelor’s degree in finance. He received his postgraduate degree from the University of Washington’s Pacific Coast Banking School and completed the Executive Program at the Anderson School of Business at the University of California, Los Angeles.
Haun currently serves on the board of directors for Three Square and is a member of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) Foundation board of trustees. He also serves on the executive advisory board for the Lee Business School at UNLV. Haun has previously served as a commissioner for the Nevada Commission on Tourism and was a member of the College of Southern Nevada board of trustees. He has also served on the board of the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce.
“I am honored to accept this appointment and join the Nevada Athletic Commission,” Haun said. “I thank Governor Sandoval for the trust he has placed in me and I look forward to serving Nevada in this way.”