Kirsten Van Ry
Deputy Chief of Staff
Born and raised in Nevada, Kirsten holds a baccalaureate degree in political science from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, and a law degree from William S. Boyd School of Law. Before joining the Office of the Lieutenant Governor, Kirsten worked in legislative and community relations in Las Vegas and Carson City.
Prior to joining the Lieutenant Governor’s office, Ashley worked as a television news anchor and reporter in both Texas and California. She holds a Master’s Degree in Broadcast & Digital Journalism from Syracuse University, as well as a B.A. in Theatre Arts/Television from Pepperdine University.