Francis Allen-Palenske

Francis Allen-Palenske UKNUnknown

Nevada politician

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Francis Allen-PalenskeUKNUnknown Nevada politician
45
Years of Age
4
Years of Experience
NVResidence (state)

Francis Allen-Palenske (born 1977) is an American business owner and former elected official. She was a member of the Nevada Assembly from 2004 to 2008 and was the first Asian-American woman elected to the Assembly. She is an owner/operator of a Capriotti’s Sandwich Shop system including having served three years as the Las Vegas Advertising Co-Op President determining where $200k advertising dollars were spent annually. She is married to Steve Palenske, Fire Captain and 23-year veteran of the City of Las Vegas Fire Department. They have three children and reside in Northwest Las Vegas. She is bilingual, speaking both English and Korean. Allen-Palenske holds a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science and Business from the University of Nevada, Reno. She is also a founding class member and graduate of Galena High School in Reno, Nevada.

Education3 - 3 of 1
University of Nevada-Reno
BA
Past Positions1 - 2 of 2
Assemblymember
Nevada State Assembly
2004 - 2008
Experience
Copywriter
Other Experience1 - 7 of 7
Board Member
Nevada Republican Network
Member
National Rifle Association
Member
Nevada Senior Coalition
Member
National Parent Teacher Association
Member
Korean-American Women's Association of Las Vegas
Member
University of Nevada, Reno, Alumni Association
Member
Clark County Republican Party Central Committee