Brett Abarbanel, Ph.D.

Executive Director; Associate Professor
Brett Abarbanel
Office: SFB 339
Mail Code: 6037
Phone: 702-895-1764

Bo Bernhard, Ph.D.

Special Advisor
Bo Bernhard, Ph.D.
Office: HR1 Suite 400
Mail Code: 6037

Katherine Jackson

Associate Director
Katherine Jackson
Office: SFB 347
Mail Code: 6037
Phone: 702-895-1265

Eliza Wiggins

Community Programs Manager
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Office: SFB 303
Mail Code: 6037
Phone: 702-895-1848

Patty Rice

Finance and Operations Manager
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Office: SFB 341
Mail Code: 6037
Phone: 702-895-2604

Daniel Sahl, Ph.D.

Director, Center for Gaming Innovation
Daniel Sahl
Office: SFB 233
Mail Code: 6037
Phone: 702-895-2622

Sara Phillips

Sara Phillips
Office: SFB 312C
Mail Code: 6041
Phone: 702-895-2452

Craig Ferreira

Acting Executive Director
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Office: SFB 318
Mail Code: 6041
Phone: 702-895-2445

Becky Harris

Distinguished Fellow
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Phone: 702-895-5583

Alan Feldman

Distinguished Fellow
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Phone: 702-895-3815

Kasra Ghaharian, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Kasra Ghaharian
Mail Code: 6037

Gaming Faculty

Stowe Shoemaker, Ph.D.

Professor & Dean, William F. Harrah College of Hospitality
Stowe Shoemaker
Office: HOS 420
Mail Code: 6021
Phone: 702-895-3308

Brett Abarbanel, Ph.D.

Executive Director; Associate Professor
Brett Abarbanel
Office: SFB 339
Mail Code: 6037
Phone: 702-895-1764

Anthony Cabot

Distinguished Fellow in Gaming Law
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Jungsun (Sunny) Kim, Ph.D.

Jungsun (Sunny) Kim
Office: HOS 271
Mail Code: 6021
Phone: 702-895-3643

Shane W. Kraus, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
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Office: CBC-B 347
Mail Code: 5030
Phone: 702-895-0214

Anthony Lucas, Ph.D.

Anthony Lucas
Office: HOS 446
Mail Code: 6021
Phone: 702-895-2065

Robert Rippee, MBA, Ph.D.

Executive Director, Black Fire Innovation Hub
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Office: SFB 341
Mail Code: 6037
Phone: 702-895-2604

Daniel Sahl, Ph.D.

Director, Center for Gaming Innovation
Daniel Sahl
Office: SFB 233
Mail Code: 6037
Phone: 702-895-2622

Ashok Singh, Ph.D.

Chair and Professor
Resorts, Gaming and Golf Management (RGGM) Department
Ashok Singh
Office: HOS 263
Mail Code: 6021
Phone: 702-895-4843

Donald Snyder

Presidential Advisor for Strategic Initiatives
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Office: FDH 522
Mail Code: 1001
Phone: 702-895-0477

Bo Bernhard, Ph.D.

Special Advisor
Bo Bernhard, Ph.D.
Office: HR1 Suite 400
Mail Code: 6037