2022 Washoe County Democrat Candidates 

The Democratic Party of Washoe County does not make an endorsement in any race where more than one Democrat is running. Registered Democrats on the Washoe County 2022 ballot are listed here. 

Democratic candidates that would like to have their information listed please contact us at Info@WashoeDEMS.org.

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U.S. Senate Candidates


Catherine Cortez Masto

Catherine Cortez Masto

Senator
Incumbent

Democrat
www.catherinecortezmasto.com

About the Senate

U.S. Senators serve 6-year terms. All 50 states have 2 U.S. Senators.

U.S. Congressional District 2 Candidates


Merc

Elizabeth Mercedes Krause

U.S. Congressional District 2
Democrat Mercedes4Nevada.com

About U.S. Congressional District 2

U.S. House of Representatives members serve 2-year terms. Nevada has 4 Representatives. Washoe County is in Congressional District (CD) 2.

Nevada Governor Candidates


Steve Sisolak for Governor

Steve Sisolak

Nevada Governor
Incumbent

Democrat
stevesisolak.com

About Nevada Governors

The governor serves a 4-year term. They are limited to 2 terms, even if they are non-consecutive.

Nevada Lieutenant Governor Candidates


Lisa Cano Burkhead

Lisa Cano Burkhead

Nevada Lieutenant Governor
Incumbent

Democrat
lisafornv.com

About Nevada Lieutenant Governors

The Lieutenant Governor is an elected position within the Executive branch of state government and is elected at the same time and method as the Governor, Attorney General, Treasurer, and Controller for 4-year terms.

Nevada Secretary of State Candidates


Cisco Aquilar

Francisco “Cisco” Aguilar

Nevada Secretary of State

Democrat
cisconv.co

About the Nevada Secretary of State

The Secretary of State is elected to a 4-year term within the Executive branch of state government. The Secretary of State is responsible for maintaining the official records of the acts of the Nevada Legislature and of the executive branch of state government.

Nevada State Treasurer Candidates


Zach Conine

Zach Conine

Nevada Treasurer
Incumbent

Democrat
zachconine.com

About the Nevada State Treasurer

The Nevada State Treasurer is an elected position within the Executive branch of state government and is elected at the same time and method as the Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Attorney General, and Controller for 4-year terms.

Nevada State Controller Candidates


Ellen Spiegel

Ellen Spiegel

Nevada Controller

Democrat
ellenspiegel.com

About the Nevada State Controller

The Nevada State Controller is an elected position within the Executive branch of state government and is elected at the same time and method as the Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Attorney General, and Treasurer for 4-year terms.

Nevada Attorney General Candidates


Aaron Ford

Aaron Ford

Nevada Attorney General
Incumbent

Democrat
fordfornevada.com

About the Nevada Attorney General

The Attorney General is an elected position within the Executive branch of state government and is elected at the same time and method as the Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Treasurer, and Controller for 4-year terms.

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Nevada State Senate District 13 Candidates


Skip Daly for NV Assembly 31

Skip Daly

Nevada State Senate District 13

Democrat
skipdalyfornevada.com

About Nevada State Senate Districts

Washoe County has 4 Nevada Senate districts, members serve 4-year terms.

Nevada State Senate District 16 Candidates


Aaron Simms

Aaron Sims

Nevada State Senate District 16

Democrat
simsfornevada.com

About Nevada State Senate Districts

Washoe County has 4 Nevada Senate districts, members serve 4-year terms.

Nevada State Assembly District 24 Candidates


Catherine Cortez Masto

Sarah Peters

Nevada State Assembly District 24
Incumbent

Democrat
votesarahpeters.com

About Nevada State Assembly Districts

Washoe County has 8 Assembly Districts; members serve 2-year terms.

All 8 seats are on the ballot every 2 years.

Nevada State Assembly District 25 Candidates


Catherine Cortez Masto

Selena La Rue Hatch

Nevada State Assembly District 25

Democrat
selenafornevada.com

About Nevada State Assembly Districts

Washoe County has 8 Assembly Districts; members serve 2-year terms.

All 8 seats are on the ballot every 2 years.

Nevada State Assembly District 27 Candidates


Angie Taylor Headshot

Angie Taylor

Nevada State Assembly District 27

Democrat
voteangietaylor.com

About Nevada State Assembly Districts

Washoe County has 8 Assembly Districts; members serve 2-year terms.

All 8 seats are on the ballot every 2 years.

Nevada State Assembly District 30 Candidates


Natha Anderson

Natha C. Anderson

Nevada State Assembly District 30
Incumbent

Democrat
votenatha.com

About Nevada State Assembly Districts

Washoe County has 8 Assembly Districts; members serve 2-year terms.

All 8 seats are on the ballot every 2 years.

Nevada State Assembly District 40 Candidates


Shannon McDaniel

Shannon McDaniel

Nevada State Assembly District 40

Democrat
Shannon4nv.com

About Nevada State Assembly Districts

Washoe County has 8 Assembly Districts; members serve 2-year terms.

All 8 seats are on the ballot every 2 years.

Washoe County Commission District 2 Candidates


Edwin Lyngar Headshot

Keith Lockard

Washoe County Commission, District 2
Democrat VoteKeithLockard.com

About Washoe County Commission District 2

Washoe County is divided into 5 County Commission Districts. Commissioners serve 4-year terms.

 

Washoe County Commission District 3 Candidates


Mariluz Garcia headshot

Mariluz Garcia

WASHOE COUNTY COMMISSION, DISTRICT 3

Democrat
garciafornevada.com

About Washoe County Commission District 3

Washoe County is divided into 5 County Commission Districts. Commissioners serve 4-year terms.

Washoe County Commission District 5 Candidates


Edwin Lyngar Headshot

Edwin Lyngar

Washoe County Commission, District 5

Democrat
edwinlyngar.com

About Washoe County Commission District 5

Washoe County is divided into 5 County Commission Districts. Commissioners serve 4-year terms.

Washoe County Assessor Candidates


Wendy Jauregui-Jackins

Wendy Jauregui-Jackins

Washoe County Assessor
Democrat Wendy4Washoe.com

About Washoe County Commission Offices

Washoe County Commission Offices include Assessor, Public Administrator, Clerk, Recorder and Treasurer. Each of these offices has 4-year terms.

Washoe County Public Administrator Candidates


Steve Sisolak for Governor

Molly Stewart

Washoe County Public Administrator

Democrat
votemollystewart.com

About Washoe County Commission Offices

Washoe County Commission Offices include Assessor, Public Administrator, Clerk, Recorder and Treasurer. Each of these offices has 4-year terms.

Washoe County Recorder Candidates


Kalie Work

Kalie Work

Washoe County Recorder
Incumbent – Uncontested

Democrat
workforwashoe.com

About Washoe County Commission Offices

Washoe County Commission Offices include Assessor, Public Administrator, Clerk, Recorder and Treasurer. Each of these offices has 4-year terms.

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Washoe County School Board Trustee District C Candidates


Joe Rodriguez headshot

Joe Rodriguez

Washoe County School Board Trustee District C
Incumbent

Democrat
joe4washoe.com

About Washoe County School Board Trustees

Washoe County has 7 School Board Trustee districts. Trustees serve 4-year terms.

Washoe County School Board Trustee District D Candidates


Beth Smith

Beth Smith

Washoe County School Board Trustee District D
Incumbent

Democrat
votebethsmith.com

About Washoe County School District Board Trustees

Washoe County has 7 School Board Trustee districts. Trustees serve 4-year terms.

Verdi Television District Candidates


Bruce Comer

Verdi Television District
Incumbent – Uncontested

Democrat

Reno City Council – Ward 2 Candidates


Naomi Duerr headshot

Naomi Duerr

Reno City Council – Ward 2
Incumbent

Democrat
votenaomi.com

About the Reno City Council

Reno City Council Members serve 4-year terms. Reno has five Councilmembers representing wards and one Councilmember elected at large for staggered 4-year terms. 

Reno City Council – Ward 4 Candidates


Naomi Duerr headshot

Meghan Ebert

Reno City Council – Ward 4

Democrat
Meghan4Reno.com

About the Reno City Council

Reno City Council Members serve 4-year terms. Reno has five Councilmembers representing wards and one Councilmember elected at large for staggered 4-year terms. 

Reno Municipal Court, Department 3 Candidates


Judge Pete Sferrazza

Justin Champagne

Reno municipal Court Judge Department 3

Democrat
VoteChampagne.com

Pete Sferrazza headshot

Pete Sferrazza

Reno municipal Court Judge Department 3

Democrat
judgepetesferrazza.com

About the Reno Municipal Court

There are 4 Reno Municipal Court Judges representing 4 departments. The City Attorney and Municipal Court Judges are elected to 4-year terms.

Reno Municipal Court, Department 4 Candidates


Henry Sotelo for Reno Municipal Court Judge

Christopher Hazlett-Stevens

Reno Municipal Court Judge Department 4
INCUMBENT

Democrat
RetainRenoJudge.com

Henry Sotelo for Reno Municipal Court Judge

Henry Sotelo

Reno Municipal Court Judge Department 4

Democrat

SoteloforJudge.com

About the Reno Muncipal Court

There are 4 Reno Municipal Court Judges representing 4 departments. The Municipal Court Judges are elected to 6-year terms.

Sparks Municipal Court, Department 1 Candidates


About the Sparks Municipal Court

There are 2 Sparks Municipal Court Judges representing 2 departments. The Municipal Court Judges are elected to 6-year terms.

Reno Justice Court, Department 2 Candidates


Kendra Bertschy

Kendra Bertschy

Reno Justice Court Judge Department 2

Democrat
kendraforjustice.com

About the Justice Court

Justices of the Peace are elected by township rather than city. Washoe County has four (4) townships – Reno/Verdi – Sparks – Wadsworth/Gerlach – Incline Village. Term of office is six (6) years.

Sparks Justice Court, Department 4 Candidates


Kendra Bertschy

Erica Flavin

Sparks Justice Court Judge Department 4

Democrat
EricaFlavin.com

About the Justice Court

Justices of the Peace are elected by township rather than city. Washoe County has four (4) townships – Reno/Verdi – Sparks – Wadsworth/Gerlach – Incline Village. Term of office is six (6) years.

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