Marena Works, Deputy City Manager
Marena Works, MSN, MPH,APN was recently appointed as the Deputy City Manager for Carson City and previously was the Director of Health and Human Services (CCHHS), a position she held since June, 2008. Prior to her position as Health Director she worked as the clinic manager for CCHHS and as Chief School Nurse for the Carson City School District from 2001-2005. As a nurse for the past16 years, Marena has also been a staff nurse in pediatrics and was a hospice nurse for St. Mary’s Hospice of Northern Nevada. Marena earned her Master’s of Nursing and Public Health in 2007 from the University of Nevada, Reno and her Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing in 1995. She holds a certification in Public/Community Health Nursing from the American Nurses Credentialing Center and holds an endorsement as a school nurse in Nevada. Marena serves on the Nevada Public Health Foundation Board and the University of Nevada, Reno School of Community Health Sciences Advisory Board.
When not at work Marena spends time caring for her family’s 4-H livestock animals and co-lead’s with her husband a 4-H livestock club in Carson City.
201 N. Carson Street, Suite 2
Carson City, NV 89701
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