Nevada Board of Registered

Environmental Health Specialists

This board registers professionals working in public & environmental health.

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"Excellence in environmental health."

A standard of expertise and competence in environmental health based on education and experience.  Registered environmental health professionals are recognized as leaders able to provide guidance to communities throughout Nevada.            


Nevada REHS Board

6160 Mae Anne Ave., Suite 3

Reno, NV 89523

Please direct all correspondence and questions
to the Board Administrative Office.


Board Members 

E-mail the Board


Tony Macaluso, REHS


Washoe County District Health Department

Reno, NV

Larry Law, REHS

Board Secretary

Southern Nevada Health District 

Las Vegas, NV

Drew Skeen, FMP

Las Vegas, NV

Bob Stulac, REHS

Representing the Nevada State Health Officer

Carson City, NV

Anna Thornley, FMP Carson City,NV


Loretta L. Ponton, Executive Director

6160 Mae Anne Ave., Suite 3

Reno, NV 895223


The Board has hired an Executive Director who will maintain the website, deal legislative matters, and take over recording secretery duties.


More information will be posted as it becomes available.


Please feel free to write regarding the Board's records.

Board News 

There is a NEW REGISTRATION RENEWAL APPLICATION which must be completed for renewal of your registration with the Board. The Renewal Application is being mailed to all current registrants and may also be downloaded from the website. Please review the instructions and ensure all sections of the application are completed, payment is enclosed and mail to the Board's administrative office. All registrations expire December 31st plan ahead and submit your application early!


Testing Procedures


Testing Procedures
Nevada has contracted with NEHA for REHS examinations which include computer based Pearson Vue testing. Individuals are responsible for paying the $225.00 exam and testing fee directly to NEHA. An authorization for examination letter will be provided to the applicant to complete and submit to NEHA with the testing fee. NEHA will contact the applicant directly with instructions for examination.

The official exam results will be sent directly to the Board and to the applicant. An Applicant who wishes to re-take the examination must submit a request for authorization in writing to the Board.


Move up to the "Silver Standard"

REHS Certificate      Click for larger image

Regular Meetings


A Board meeting will be held on:


March 14, 2016

at 10am

Location: Teleconference with Public Access at:
Board Administrataive Office
6160 Mae Anne Ave., Suite 3
Reno, Nevada 89523

Download Agenda



For past agendas and minutes, please go to our "History" page.




The public is encouraged to attend Board meetings and workshops. It always encourages comments from the public about its activities.

Please use this address to e-mail the Board with your comments and questions.


For more Board meeting information and photos go to our History page.




Application for Registration



Registration Renewal Application



Educational Criteria



 Fee Schedule



Affidavit of Training

This form is for those who need to prove they have completed two years of training.




CEU Submission Information



Current Fee Structure

New registration: $405 This includes a $250 processing fee, $100 first year of registration, $55 background check fee.

Regular EHS renewal: $100 - CEUs are required.

Retired (emeritus): $100 No CEUs required but cannot work in career field.


Incomplete or improperly completed applications will be assessed a $50 processing fee. Returned check charge: $50 (adopted 03-31-08)