Party affiliation: Democrat
Shelley Berkley, United States Representative from Nevada, lawyer. Recipient Clark County Mother of Year, 1994, Humane Legislator of Year award, American Humane Association, 2000, Medal of Merit, Jewish War Veterans of the United States of America, 2003, Outstanding Democratic of Year, Paradise Democratic Club.
Counsel Southwest Gas Corporation. Deputy director Nevada Commerce Department. Member Nevada State Assembly, 1982—1984.
Vice chair board regents Nevada University and Community College Systems, 1990—1998. Vice president government and legal affairs Sands Hotel, 1996—1998. Member United States Congress from 1st Nevada district, since 1999, member ways and means committee and veterans' affairs committee.
Board chair Nevada Hotel and Motel Association. National director American Hotel-Motel Association. Delegate White House Conference on Tourism.