Human Resources

Boards and Commissions

For a citywide list of citizen advisory boards and commissions, visit the Office of the City Clerk.

All agendas are posted at least three working days prior to board meetings at the following locations:

  • City Hall, 240 S. Water St. first floor lobbies
  • Henderson Multigenerational Center, 250 S. Green Valley Pkwy.
  • Whitney Ranch Recreation Center, 1575 Galleria Dr.
  • Fire Station No. 86, 96 Via Antincendio

Civil Service Board

The Civil Service Board and Rules are established through the city’s charter and Municipal Code and address employment practices for regular employees not covered by a collective bargaining agreement. The Civil Service Board consists of five persons appointed by majority vote of the City Council who are appointed to serve staggered terms of three years.

  • Scott Carls
  • Leslie Forsythe
  • Adam Gill
  • Robert "Bob" Weidauer
  • Shannon Wittenberger


  • Staff representative, Jennifer Fennema
  • Staff representative, Kristina Gilmore
  • Staff representative, Sally Ihmels


The Civil Service Board meets annually in January. Meetings may also be held upon call of the chairman, vice chairman, or upon call by two members. Notice of each meeting will be given in accordance with applicable open meeting laws.

Civil Service Board Agendas

The City of Henderson is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act, and is dedicated to providing equal access to all city-sponsored programs, services and activities for citizens with disabilities.

Members of the public who are disabled or require special assistance or accommodations at the meeting are requested to contact Human Resources at 702-267-1940 or TTY telephone, use Relay Nevada by dialing 7-1-1 at least 72 hours in advance of the meeting.