About Us


The Commission on Off-Highway Vehicles is made up of 11 voting members appointed by the Governor and nine non-voting members.

For interested parties who would like to be considered for a position on the Commission, please complete the Boards and Commission application which may be completed and printed from the state website:  http://gov.nv.gov/Boards/Vacancies.  Please be advised that the Authorization for Release of Personal Information and Waiver form requires a notary.  The forms can be mailed, emailed or faxed to the Governor’s office: Fax: (702) 486-2505.

The legal authority for the commission is established by Nevada Revised Statute 490.067. The commission shall:

  1. Review applications for grants and award funds from the Fund for Off-Highway Vehicles;
  2. Monitor the accounting activities for the Fund;
  3. Meet at least four times per year; and
  4. Prepare a comprehensive report for each regular session of the Nevada Legislature.

Paul Jackson, Chairman
Washoe County – Represents OHV users in recreational areas that do not primarily involve OHVs.

Gary Lambert, Vice Chairman
Washoe County – Represents OHV owners, users and OHV racing

Scientific expert knowledgeable in the ecosystems of the Great Basin or Mojave Desert

Sue Baker
Represents the Nevada Association of Counties

Greg McKay
Represents snowmobile owners and users

Darin Elmore
Washoe County – Represents wildlife interests

Jonathan Griggs
Elko County – Represents agricultural interests

Kerry Lee
Lincoln County – Represents the Nevada Sheriff’s and Chief’s association

Charles Cox, Treasurer
Clark County – Represents ATV Owners

Michael Gerow
Washoe County – Represents OHV Dealers

Jim Richardson
Washoe County – Representative for OHV Owners and Users