Before joining the Board in 2017, Elaine Alexander was involved with the Community Foundation of Northern Nevada as a member of the Professional Advisor Council for more than 15 years. Elaine now serves on the Board of Trustees and is a member of the Finance Committee and of the Community Foundation’s Task Force on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.
Elaine is a sole proprietor certified public accountant with over 30 years of experience. She was previously involved with the Sparks Chamber of Commerce in a number of roles, including president and member of the Governmental Affairs Committee. She also advises the Tahoe Pyramid Trail and the Audacity Fund Reno, as well as serving on the Endowment Board of the Lutheran Church of the Good Shepard.
Elaine says she’s proud to tell people that she works with the Community Foundation, and she likes knowing that it has good-hearted people giving up time and talent to make the community better.
Elaine has been married to her husband for over 20 years and they have two Labradors. Elaine enjoys camping, backpacking, hiking, and skiing.