Elected District 2
Katie Coombs is a resident of Reno, Nevada, working in the financial services industry for decades and passionate about the state of education in Nevada. She entered the Washoe County School District in 1977 as a student and all of her children have received (or are receiving) their education through the district. Over the years she has paired her financial knowledge with her observations as a parent to write parenting and lifestyle columns found in the Reno Gazette-Journal, This Is Reno, Bliss Babe Magazine, and Reno Moms Blog, and has hosted a radio show, Uncommon Sense with Katie Coombs, for several years. She has also lent knowledge, promotional power, and fundraising efforts to raise money for Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation, the Reno Rodeo Foundation, and other nonprofits. She is presently the owner of Total Home Experience, a home concierge service, works part time in financial services consulting, and is a past member of the Zoning Advisory Committee for Washoe County School District.