Steven Peralta began his role as President of Nevada Donor Network Foundation in 2019 to lead the organization’s strategic plan to help expand transplantation programs and services in Nevada. Peralta brings a deep commitment to building these types of partnerships. He holds a juris doctorate from Seattle University School of Law and a bachelor’s degree from University of Washington. Peralta began his career in professional sports. This experience launched his passion for board development, community engagement and fundraising. Since moving to Las Vegas, he held leadership positions at Academy Medical Equipment, Healthcare Preparatory Institute and Roseman University’s College of Medicine.
Gregory Lee is President of Rancho Mesquite Casino, LLC; a company that operates the Eureka Casino Resort, Mesquite, Nevada, a company he co-founded with his parents. Lee remains involved in the Lee family business, but focuses his energy on the development, marketing and leadership cultivation of the Mesquite operation. Lee serves on the Board of the Mesquite Resort Association, the Mesquite Health and Wellness Foundation and the Nevada Independent Gaming Operators Organization. Lee is a graduate of Harvard College and earned a J.D. from the University of Southern California.
Chet Opheikens has been employed by R&O Construction for 23 years. Chet is VP of Business Development for R&O’s Las Vegas Regional Office. Chet builds and nurtures client relationships that generate qualified construction leads and manages the pre-construction services team. Chet is involved in many local organizations such as NAIOP, ICSC, NPFMA, LVMCC, Nellis AFB Honorary Commander and currently sits as Chairman of the Board of the Henderson Development Association.
Stefan Gastager President, Hofbrauhaus Las Vegas Stefan Gastager visited Las Vegas in 2000 and decided to introduce high-quality Bavarian food, premium beer and coziness – “Gemütlichkeit” – to the country at a location that would appeal to tourists and locals. Partners Klaus Gastager, Franz Krondorfer and Anton Sinzger spent three years making Hofbrauhaus Las Vegas a reality. They have created an authentic replica of the Munich Hofbrauhaus that was originally commissioned in 1589 by King William V.
Tanya Vece is the Community Relations Specialist for ArchWell Health. She has over 20 years in corporate and celebrity event experience including working for Johnny Depp, Dennis Hopper and alongside Oprah Winfrey. Further, she has won several community awards, acted as a special contributor for a variety of media outlets, and sat on various boards in Boulder City, NV. This past election season, Ms. Vece ran for Mayor of Boulder City, NV, giving her a new perspective and realm of experience within the political landscape.