Allison Copening
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Allison Copening

Democrat

American politician

Nevada
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Allison Copening

American politician
Summary
Experience
55
Age at Death1964-2020
4
Years of Experience
NVResidence (state)

Debra Allison Copening (née Mellot; July 4, 1964 – January 18, 2020) was a Democratic member of the Nevada Senate, representing Clark County District 6 (map) from 2009 to 13, defeating incumbent Bob Beers in 2008. She did not run for re-election in 2012.

Experience

Education

  (1 of 1)  
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
BA Communication Studies

Past Positions

  (1 - 2 of 2)  
Senator
Nevada State Senate
2008 - 2012
Experience
Marketing and Public Relations

Other Experience

  (1 - 2 of 8)  
Former President
Child Focus
Member
Child Focus
2006 - Current
Susan G. Komen Partner for the Cure
2006 - Current
Board of Directors
Juvenile Diabetes Foundation
1995 - 1998
Statewide Board of Directors
Kids Voting Nevada
1998
Board of Directors
Corporate Volunteer Council
1995 - 1997
Peer Counselor
Community Counseling Center, 1994-1995.
The Council of State Governments–WEST
2010, Co-Chair, “My Hometown” campaign