Heather Korbulic joined the Silver State Health Insurance Exchange as the Chief Operations Officer in August of 2015. Heather joined the Exchange after eight years with Aging and Disability Services Division where she was the State of Nevada's Long Term Care Ombudsman. She has a background in the legislative process including state and federal budgets. She also has specific expertise with interpretation and application of State and Federal regulations, coordinated project management, complaint resolutions, quality assurance development and strategic planning. Heather has a Bachelor of Science from the University of Oregon and is a Certified Public Manager. She was recently named the Executive Director of the Exchange on September 20, 2016.
Janel Davis joined the Silver State Health Insurance Exchange as the Communications Officer in June 2015. Previously, she worked at the Nevada State Legislature as a Committee Secretary in the Assembly Committee on Health and Human Services and Commerce and Labor, as well as the Education and Transportation Committees. She recently traveled to South America to teach English and has minor in the Spanish Language. She has experience working as a Public Information Specialist for the Tahoe Resource Conservation District and providing excellent customer service to the public. Janel graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communications..
Aaron Frantz joined the Silver State Health exchange as the Finance Officer in September 2015. Aaron has over 11 years of experience with government accounting and auditing. More recently, Aaron was the Administrative Services Officer for the Division of Industrial Relations and the Mortgage Lending Division at the Department of Business and Industry. Aaron has been through 3 legislative session in which he has seen 22 of his agency requested budgets approved. Aaron also spent three honorable years in the US Navy aboard the aircraft carrier U.S.S. George Washington with two 6 month tours in the Persian Gulf. Aaron enjoys hiking, camping, fishing and just hanging out with his wife and two kids. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business and Administration with a concentration in accounting from California State University of Sacramento and is a Certified Public Manager.
Nikolaus (Nik) Proper joined the Silver State Health Insurance Exchange in February 2015 as its Plan Management Coordinator. Previously he worked at the Division of Health Care, Financing and Policy in the Medicaid Estate Recovery Unit. Nik managed a caseload recovering funds for the State of Nevada and also worked on multiple IT projects related to this effort. Prior to that position he worked for the Nevada Division of Welfare and Supportive Services and at the Northern Nevada Correctional Center. In 2008 he graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno with a Bachelor of Science in Geography.
Compliance Research Analyst
Dawn King joined the Silver State Health Insurance Exchange in October 2015 as its Compliance Research Analyst. Dawn has over 20 years in the legal field, recently working as a Court Approved Mediator for Douglas County and as Administrator and Mediator for the Law Firm of King & Russo, Ltd. Prior to working with the law firm, Dawn worked as a Long Term Care Ombudsman for Aging and Disability Services Division protecting the rights of seniors in Long Term Care Facilities in rural Nevada. Dawn graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree from Western Washington University in Human Services and holds a Master’s Degree in Educational Counseling.