Career Highlights

Gus West serves as Board Chair and President of The Hispanic Institute.

Mr. West has been involved with governmental and political life for more than 20 years, beginning with serving the Nevada State Assembly as Assistant Sergeant At Arms, and then the City of Las Vegas as a Senior Management Analyst. Mr. West later went on to serve at the United States Department of Commerce in the Administrations of Economics and Statistics, Economic Development, and International Trade.

In the late 1990 he formed a Governmental Affairs consulting practice that he manages in Washington DC.