THE INTERNATIONAL ALLIANCE OF THEATRICAL STAGE EMPLOYEES LOCAL 720
SOUTHERN NEVADA BUILDING TRADES UNIONS AND UNIFIED CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY COUNCIL
PLUMBERS, PIPEFITTERS & SERVICE TECHNICIANS LOCAL 525
SOUTHERN NEVADA CENTRAL LABOR COUNCIL
CULINARY WORKERS UNION LOCAL 226
SERVICE EMPLOYEE INTERNATIONAL UNION LOCAL 1107
LAURA B. FITZPATRICK, CURRENT CLARK COUNTY TREASURER
FORMER STATE SENATOR DAVID PARKS
Experience that works
J. Ken Diaz was appointed Assistant County Treasurer in September 2018 by Laura B. Fitzpatrick, Clark County Treasurer. He began his career with Clark County in 2004 working in the Budget Department and then Internal Audit. In 2016, he accepted the Manager of Treasury Services position in the Treasurer’s Office.
Ken is nearly a native of Las Vegas attending Cashman Jr. High and graduating from Ed W. Clark High School. He is a proud United States Veteran having served his tour locally at Nellis Air Force Base. He also attained both his Bachelor of Science Degree and Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
Ken is a CPA and has many years of high-level experience in the areas of accounting and auditing. Before beginning his career at Clark County, he worked in the Las Vegas office of Deloitte & Touche and was an Accounting Manager with Nevada Power Company.
Ken is also a certified fraud examiner (CFE). His professional affiliations include
Nevada State Board of Accountancy, Nevada County Fiscal Officers Association (CFOA), Government Investment Officers Association (GIOA), and he was a multiple-term board member of the Las Vegas Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (LV-ACFE).