Mark Stevens
Chair
Mr. Mark Stevens has a total of 39 years of state service, including 28 years at the Legislative Counsel Bureau where he held the position of Assembly Fiscal Analyst, serving as staff to the Assembly Committee on Ways and Means from 1983 to 2009.  In 2009, Mark accepted a position at the Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) where he served as the Vice Chancellor of Finance for just over two years until retiring in 2012.
 
Mr. Stevens earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Nevada, Reno.  Mark resides in Reno, Nevada, and is married with two children.
Kent M. Ervin
Vice Chair
Dr. Kent M. Ervin is a faculty member in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Nevada, Reno. Originally from a small town in Kansas, he attended the University of Kansas where he earned his bachelors degree in 1981. Dr. Ervin obtained his Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry at the University of California, Berkeley, in 1986 and then worked as a Postdoctoral Research Associate at the University of Colorado in Boulder. He joined the faculty of the Department of Chemistry at the University of Nevada, Reno in 1990 and rapidly ascended through the ranks to full Professor. He was awarded a University of Nevada, Reno Foundation Professorship for 2009-2012 and was named Clemons-Magee Professor of Chemistry in 2013. Professor Ervin teaches at all levels of the Chemistry curriculum, including undergraduate physical chemistry and graduate level courses in physical chemistry, spectroscopy, and kinetics. His research group investigates the reactivity and dynamics of gas-phase ion-molecule reactions using mass spectrometry techniques, with applications in the thermochemistry of transient molecular species that are important as reactive intermediates in combustion and atmospheric chemistry. He has authored or co-authored over 85 scientific publications. Dr. Ervin has served as Chair of the Chemistry Department and is an elected member of the Faculty Senate. He has served as chair and member of the Faculty Senate’s Salary & Benefits Committee, and since 2006 has been a faculty representative on the NSHE Retirement Plan Advisory Committee, which advises the Chancellor on defined contribution retirement plans for the Nevada System of Higher Education. Dr. Ervin resides in Reno and enjoys outdoor activities such as hiking, biking, and snowshoeing in the Sierra Nevada and desert areas.
Todd Myler
Member

Todd Myler serves as an Administrative Services Officer for the Nevada Health and Human Services’ Aging and Disability Services Division. He has served the State of Nevada for the past 7 years also working with the Department of Employment, Training & Rehabilitation (DETR) and Division of Mental Health and Developmental Services (MHDS).

Todd possesses a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Business Management graduating Cum Laude from Brigham Young University in Rexburg, Idaho. Todd also is a recent graduate of the State of Nevada Certified Public Managers program. 

In addition to his appointment to the Deferred Compensation Committee, Mr. Myler is a lifelong resident of Carson City with his wife and six children where he actively serves in the leadership of his Church, in the Community, and with the Boy Scouts of America.

Karen Oliver
Member
Karen Oliver graduated in 1995 from the University of Nevada-Reno with a B.S. degree in accounting. She has held administrative positions for a bank trust department, law firms, and a title company. Beginning her 14-year career with Sierra Pacific Power (now NV Energy), she went back to college and was promoted to staff accountant after completing her accounting degree. Currently she is an investigative agent with the Nevada Gaming Control Board. Karen is also an active volunteer in the Reno community. She was appointed to the Nevada Deferred Compensation Committee in November 2011 by Governor Brian Sandoval.
Steve Woodbury
Member

Steve Woodbury is currently the chief fiscal officer at the Governor’s Office of economic Development, where he oversees the department’s fiscal, accounting and budgetary services, human resources, purchasing and information technology. Prior to going to work for GOED in January 2013, Mr. Woodbury worked for 11 years at the Department of Tourism and Cultural Affairs, first as operations and finance manager, then for 6 years as deputy director. Prior to Tourism, he held management positions with the Nevada Health Division and the Washoe County Health District.

Mr. Woodbury is a Nevada native, graduating from Reno High School in 1983. He holds a BA degree in International Relations from the David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies at Brigham Young University and a Master of Public Administration degree from the George W. Romney Institute of Public Management, also at BYU. 

In addition to his appointment to the Deferred Compensation Committee, Mr. Woodbury serves on the executive board of the Reno Tahoe Winter Games Coalition. Mr. Woodbury currently lives in Carson City with his wife and three children and participates actively in the community, his church, and the Boy Scouts of America.

Rob Boehmer
Program Coordinator

Rob Boehmer came to NDC as the Program Coordinator with over 17 years of experience in the Estate Planning/Retirement Planning business primarily working and managing 457b Deferred Compensation and 403b Tax Sheltered Programs throughout multiple western states. He has worked with associations like the Nevada League of Cities & Municipalities, Association of Counties, Firefighters and Police Associations, School Districts, and Teachers Associations in assisting their members with 457b Deferred Compensation and 403b management and administration. Mr. Boehmer additionally serves as a Certified Senior Advisor through the Society of Senior Advisors, assisting and advising those entering or actively in the Preservation stage of their life.

Rob is a Nevada Native, graduating from Carson High School in 1989. He holds a Bachelors of Science Degree from the University of Southern California, as well as two Associates degrees from local Junior colleges.

In addition to his position here at NDC, Mr. Boehmer volunteers as a Hunter Education Instructor through the Nevada Department of Wildlife's Conservation Education Division. Additionally, Rob serves as the President/State Director of the Nevada Operation Game Thief Citizens Board, and serves as a member of the Carson City County Advisory Board to Manage Wildlife. He is a life-long resident of Carson City with his sweet wife Kristi and four children, and actively participates in the community, his Church, and with the Boy Scouts of America.