RENO – Nevada Donor Network Foundation (NDNF) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mendy Elliott as a new founding board member. Elliot is the CEO and founder of Capitol Partners. Elliott’s extensive career in community, corporate and government relations will be an asset for the board, as her 30 years of experience in the financial services industry makes her keenly knowledgeable in policies and regulations.
Elliott spent most of her financial career with Wells Fargo Bank. Among her various positions, she served as a personal banking officer, branch manager, and commercial loan officer. Her most recent positions included senior vice president of Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., and private banking manager.
Additionally, she served as senior vice president for the Community and Government Relations Department at Wells Fargo, where she oversaw all aspects of the bank’s government relations and community relations/foundation programs including serving as the main liaison with the Nevada State Legislature and the state’s University System (NSHE).
Elliott’s dedication to the community is shown through her many volunteer roles. She is currently active in the Reno Sparks Chamber of Commerce, WIN, United Way of Northern Nevada, Nevada Women’s Fund, KNPB Public Broadcasting, Community Foundation of Western Nevada, American Heart Association, and the Nevada Humane Society.
About Nevada Donor Network
Nevada Donor Network is a federally designated 501©(3) not-for-profit organ procurement organization (OPO) committed to maximizing the gift of life and health through organ and tissue donation. Established in 1987, Nevada Donor Network is one of only 58 OPOs in the U.S. serving more than three million people in the state of Nevada and 110,000 potential transplant recipients across the country. They work collaboratively with hospital staff and community partners to promote research and provide a strong support network to courageous donor families who’ve turned loss into hope. At Nevada Donor Network, they encourage Nevadans to help individuals in need of life-saving transplants through education, research and action. Nevada Donor Network is a member of Donate Life Nevada, an affiliate of Donate Life
America, whose state-wide efforts encourage Nevadans to register as organ, eye and tissue donors. For more information, please visit www.nvdonor.org/