Board of Commissioners

Rosella May Cook
Rosella May Cook

Chairwoman

Although she’s originally from Minnesota, Rosella May Cook (Rose to her friends) has been calling Nevada home since the late 1960s, when her family followed the trail of the westward migration to California and then Nevada. And rural Nevada is where her heart has made its home.

Rose spent her working years predominantly in the fields of real estate and accounting. She is putting her business experience and first-hand knowledge of rural Nevada to constructive use as a member of the Nevada Rural Housing Authority Board of Commissioners. Read More

Roger Mancebo
Roger Mancebo

Vice Chairman

It seems fitting that the longest-serving member of the current Nevada Rural Housing Authority Board of Commissioners is a true rural Nevadan. Roger Mancebo was born and raised in Lovelock, where he has been a successful businessman and highly involved in municipal government for over 40 years. Read More

Joni Eastley
Joni Eastley

Commissioner

By her own admission, Joni Eastley has a “servant’s heart.” Her career has been built on community service, her free time is filled with volunteer work, and in November of 2015, she began a four-year term as a Commissioner for the Nevada Rural Housing Authority Board. Read More

Luwana Ferguson
Luwana Ferguson

Commissioner

Luwana Ferguson joined the board in 2017, bringing a unique perspective and strong desire to help people in the community she has called home for the past eight years. Read More


Mike Giles

Commissioner

Mike Giles joined the Board in 2018, and is currently the mayor of Lovelock.