UNLV Alumnus Kevin J. Page Elected Chair of Board of Regents
Regent Page is a former president of the UNLV Alumni Association. His election marks the first chairmanship for a past president of the Alumni Association.
Article | June 11, 2013
Kevin J. Page was elected as chair of the Board of Regents during the Jun. 7 board meeting. He served as vice chair from 2011-13. He is a member of the ad hoc Periodic Presidential Evaluation Committee (UNLV) and served on the UNR and Nevada State College Presidential Search Committees as well as the Committee to Study the Funding of Higher Education.
Page was born and raised in Queens, New York where he graduated from Monsignor McClancy Memorial High School in 1982. He went on to receive a Bachelor of Science in business administration in finance with a concentration in investments from UNLV in 1986. He also earned his Master of Business Administration from UNLV in 1987.
Page was awarded the Outstanding Alumni for the College of Business and Economics in 2000. In 2006, he became the youngest and only the second UNLV Alumnus to be awarded both the UNLV Alumnus of the Year and Distinguished Nevadan Award, which is the most prestigious award conferred by the Board of Regents.
He served on the UNLV Alumni Association Board of Directors from 1989-2005, on the executive board from 1994-2005, as treasurer from 1996-1998, as first vice president from 1994-1996 and 1998-2000, and as alumni president from 2000-2003. He is a past board member of the Police and Fire Emerald Society of Nevada and Police and Fire Emerald Society of Nevada Foundation which raises scholarship money for the children of police and firemen killed on 9-11 and in the line of duty. Page is also active in the St. Thomas More Catholic Community and a member of the Knights of Columbus.
Page is currently managing director and senior relationship manager for Wells Capital Management-Institutional Investment Management Services and has held this position since 2000. He and his wife Patty reside in Las Vegas with their three daughters.