Andrew Clinger

Chief Financial Officer
(775) 784-3408


Andrew Clinger was appointed as Chief Financial Officer for the Nevada System of Higher Education in December 2018. Prior to joining NSHE, Clinger served as Senior Advisor to Governor Sandoval, providing counsel on the state budget, as well as economic development, education, and workforce development issues. He has also served as the City Manager for the City of Reno, directing the implementation of the City Council’s goals, objectives, policies, and priorities, as well as managing the strategic direction and operation of the City’s departments and employees. As the State Budget Director for three different Nevada Governors, Clinger managed the operation and strategic direction of 10 divisions providing internal services, in addition to developing the Governor’s Executive Budget and associated policies.