(Las Vegas, NV; May 21, 2009) - Secretary of State Ross Miller today announced the appointment of Kimberly P. Stein to the position of Chief of Enforcement, Securities Division. Ms. Stein will work with Carolyn Ellsworth, the former Chief of Enforcement who was promoted to Securities Administrator. Stein will be responsible for enforcement of the security laws of the State of Nevada, and will provide the Secretary of State’s office with legal advice regarding securities matters.
Kimberly Stein most recently held the position of Vice President of Corporate and General Counsel for Sona Mobile, Inc. Her past employers have included Mikohn Gaming, Sun International Resorts, Casino Data Systems, Alliance Bally Gaming, First Interstate Bank of Nevada, and the Clark County District Attorney. She is a member of the State Bar of Nevada, Clark County Bar Association, American Bar Association, and is admitted to the United States District Court, District of Nevada.
“My office is committed to aggressive enforcement of Nevada’s securities laws and regulations, and Kimberly Stein’s broad range of experience in both the private and public sectors will serve that mission well,” said Miller. “It isn’t easy to find someone with her qualifications, and we look forward to her taking on the role of Chief of Enforcement and continuing the aggressive approach that this administration has established.”
Stein is a 22 year resident of Nevada, and has been a member of the Nevada State Bar since 2003.