Bo Bernhard, Ph.D.

Executive Director
Bo Bernhard, Ph.D.
Office: SFB 345
Mail Code: 6037
Phone: 702-895-2935

Katherine Jackson

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

Brett Abarbanel, Ph.D.

Director of Research
Brett Abarbanel
Office: SFB 339
Mail Code: 6037
Phone: 702-895-1764

Eliza Wiggins

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

Jan Jones Blackhurst

Chief Executive in Residence, International Gaming Institute
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Mail Code: 6037

Ebony Granato

Program Manager, International Gaming Institute; Executive Assistant to Vice President Economic Development & Executive Director International Gaming Institute
Ebony Granato
Office: SFB 344
Mail Code: 6037
Phone: 702-895-5952

Patty Rice

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

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

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: 702-895-4989

Alan Feldman

Distinguished Fellow
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Phone: 702-895-3815

Kasra Ghaharian

Research Assistant
Kasra Ghaharian
Mail Code: 6037

Marta Soligo, Ph.D.

Research Faculty
Marta Soligo
Office: SFB 247
Mail Code: 6037
Phone: 702-895-5470

Jennifer Shatley, DPP

Responsible Gaming Lead Consultant
Jennifer Shatley
Office: SFB 325
Mail Code: 6037

Gaming Faculty

Bo Bernhard, Ph.D.

Professor
Bo Bernhard, Ph.D.
Office: SFB 345
Mail Code: 6037
Phone: 702-895-2935

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.

Director of Research
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

Anthony Lucas, Ph.D.

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

Robert Rippee, MBA, Ph.D.

Director, Hospitality Lab at the International Gaming Institute
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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