ABOUT WESTERN NEVADA DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT
WNDD is an Economic Development District certified by the U. S. Economic Development Administration. It is a Nevada domestic nonprofit corporation, 501(c)(4) and primarily funded through the U. S. Department of Commerce as well as County and local government membership dues. The Board of Directors is comprised of a majority of local elected officials, staff and private sector representatives, who reflect various segments of the region: i.e., business and industry, finance, health, education, senior citizens, youth, and the unemployed/underemployed. It provides for a forum to discuss and address common concerns related to economic development and opportunities of a regional nature.
It is a Census Data Center Affiliate and works closely with the University of Nevada, Reno and most recently University of Nevada, Las Vegas.