Board of County Commissioners

Chair Bob Lucey

Chair Bob Lucey
Phone: 775.328.2012
Email: blucey@washoecounty.us

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Elected in 2014, Bob Lucey serves as the Washoe County Commissioner proudly representing District 2.  Selected as Chair in 2020, Lucey represents areas south of Interstate 80, west of Virginia Street to the Huffaker area, down to Damonte Ranch and the southern border of Washoe County.  

 In addition to leading the policy development for the 470,000 residents of Washoe County, Lucey serves as the chair of the Regional Transportation Commission, the Reno-Sparks Convention and Visitors Authority, and the Community Homelessness Advisory Board. Lucey’s extensive legislative experience includes serving as the vice president of the Nevada Association of Counties, the Washoe County Federal and State Legislative liaison, and he is the vice chair of the Policy Steering Committee on Transportation for the National Association of Counties. 

With public safety, water and regional parks & open space additional key issues for the Commissioner, he is currently leading Federal Legislation to both acquire federal lands for smart growth, as well as preserve land and open space for generations to come. Chair Lucey continually strives toward propelling Washoe County as a regional leader in the growth of our business community as we diversify our economy. 

Lucey has focused his expertise toward developing numerous strategic plans for the region and the multiple agencies he represents. This experience has been invaluable to his success as a local leader and has afforded him the opportunity to convene and collaborate with stakeholders at the local, state, and national levels. 

Throughout his 20-year professional career, Lucey has prided himself on pioneering innovative work environments supporting creative thought leaders to attract and retain an innovative workforce. Lucey believes in strong team development, which has led his businesses and organizations through challenging times with great success.  

Current Board Appointments: 

  • Community Homelessness Advisory Board 
  • Washoe County District Board of Health  
  • Nevada Association of Counties Board of Directors (NACO)  
  • Regional Transportation Commission 
  • Reno-Sparks Convention & Visitors Authority 
  • Tahoe Regional Planning Agency Governing Board (Alternate) 
  • Tahoe Transportation District Board of Directors (Alternate) 
  • Tahoe Transportation Commission (Alternate) 
  • Truckee Meadows Water Authority (Alternate) 
  • Truckee River Flood Management Authority (Alternate) 
  • Washoe County Criminal Justice Advisory Authority 
  • Truckee River Flood Management Authority (Alternate) 
  • Washoe County Legislative Liaison 
  • Washoe County School District Capital Funding Protection Committee 
  • Washoe County School District Oversight Panel 
  • Washoe County Stadium Authority (Alternate) 
  • Western Nevada Development District (Alternate) 
  • Western Regional Water Commission 

Commissioner Lucey is the Washoe County Strategic Plan Goal Champion for vulnerable populations, leading a team to implement protective and supportive sers to the most vulnerable in our community through every stage of life. 

As a life-long Nevadan, Lucey has been dedicated to his community, which is reflected by his career that includes public service. A committed husband and father, Lucey works tirelessly to enhance the community in which he has chosen to raise his family and remains committed to the quality of life for all who live, work, and play in northern Nevada.  

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