Kitty Jung is the Washoe County Commissioner appointee for the District Board of Health. She is the Chair for the District Board of Health and Vice-Chair of the Washoe County Board of County Commissioners.
Jung earned her Master’s degree in psychology from Humboldt State University and has extensive community service and public relations experience. She arrived in the Truckee Meadows to serve as a lecturer in the Liberal Arts and Public Service Department for Truckee Meadows Community College where she earned a nomination for Teacher of the Year both years of her employ. She was also the business and community liaison for Sierra Nevada Job Corps, and most recently, served as a community liaison for the City of Reno.
Jung lives in Old Northwest Reno with her husband Scott and her "children" rescue animals Leila (dog), Neo, Trinity and Mimi (cats). They also have koi named Bruce, Israel and Ethereal.
2nd term. Original appointment - January 22, 2009. Expiration - December 31, 2018