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Amodei Welcomes Rural Representative

February 17, 2016
Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                 Contact:        Logan Ramsey, 202-225-6155

February 17, 2016                                                     

ELKO, NEV. –Congressman Mark Amodei (NV-2) today announced the hiring of Martin Paris as his new rural representative in Elko.

“I’m thrilled to have Martin join our team. As a life-long Nevadan with a strong ranching background, Martin’s understanding of the unique needs of our rural communities will serve Nevadans very well. His experience will bring great value to Nevada and I’m excited to welcome him aboard.”

As Congressman Amodei’s Rural Representative, Martin will assist Nevadans by putting them in contact with federal, state and local agencies. Martin most recently worked as a resource technician at an environmental consulting company where he handled rangeland issues among other projects, and he previously worked in Washington, DC as a Legislative Fellow specializing in natural resource issues.

Martin was born in Reno and grew up on his family’s cattle ranch in Battle Mountain. After graduating from Battle Mountain High School, Martin attended California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo, CA, where he graduated with a B.A. in political science in 2014.

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