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New chairman, member named on Nevada Gaming Commission

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Posted at 11:06 PM, Jul 27, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-28 02:06:25-04

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada has a new state Gaming Commission member, and a longtime commissioner has been promoted to chairman of the five-member panel.

Las Vegas attorney Ogonna Brown was named by Gov. Steve Sisolak to serve a commission vacancy left following the resignation of physician and former commission Chairman Tony Alamo.

The governor appointed longtime Commissioner John Moran Jr. to chairman.

Brown is a partner at the law firm Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie with almost 20 years of legal experience and expertise in business litigation and bankruptcy cases.

Moran is a Las Vegas attorney with a long resume of public service.