Dave Solaro has been appointed Interim County Manager as of June 15, 2019 until the new County Manager is appointed by the Board of County Commissioners. There is currently a national search being conducted to find the new County Manager.
Dave Solaro was appointed Assistant County Manager for Washoe County in September 2017. Dave’s areas of responsibility include the Community Services Department, Regional Animal Services, Constituent Services and liaison to the District Health Board, the Regional Library System and Washoe County’s General Improvement Districts.
During his 16 years at Washoe County Dave has held various leadership roles, including Director of Community Services, Division Director of Operations, Acting Public Works Director and Assistant Public Works Director-Facilities.
Solaro holds a Bachelor of Architecture, Bachelor of Science, and a Professional Construction Management degree and is a Licensed Architect and a Professional Civil Engineer in the state of Nevada.
In addition to his leadership roles at Washoe County, Dave also serves as President of Galena Volunteer Fireman, Inc., a private 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organization that serves the community through funding opportunities for those wishing to enter the field of firefighting or emergency medical services.