Elmer Porter

Nevada Board of Regents

District 8 – 2022

Representing: Elko, Esmeralda, Eureka, Lincoln, Nye, White Pine, northern Clark Counties

Accountability, Dependability, Responsibility, Leadership

VOTE For: Elmer Porter on early voting dates and on the Primary Election Date, Flag Day, June 14, 2022

Days to Primary June 14, 2022

Why Elmer for Nevada Board of Regents

I will support the roles of existing NSHE institutions while protecting the needs of the students and labor markets in Nevada. I am devoted to serve Nevada, particularly Nevada’s youth. The time is now!

Fixing Nevada Higher Education

Encourage decisions to be based on data, science and self-awareness. Provide leadership at the Board of Regents level to ensure all actions are in the best interest of the students, employees, and stakeholders within the communities they represent.

Educational Experience

38 years working and serving in various educational positions in Nevada as a teacher, school district technology director, coach, and athletic director. I have served on several educational committees and boards in Nevada.


Support, Motivation, Goals, Success, Contribution, Teamwork. Encourage others to take actions they need to succeed.


Assigning responsibility for things you have done or something you are supposed to do. Highlighting goals and effectively enforcing them to be your best.

Dependability & Responsibility

Reliable, Getting the Job Done! Expectations and Follow Through!

“Liberty may be endangered by the abuse of liberty, but also by the abuse of power.”

James Madison

“Never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.”

Thomas Jefferson

“It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.”

George Washington

Let’s work together to make Nevada education the

best it can be!

I will Provide leadership at the Nevada board of Regents level to ensure all actions conducted by decision makers are in the best interest of the students, stakeholders, and community.