Technology Division


Las Vegas

7 State of Nevada Way
Las Vegas, NV 89119


Chief: Jim Barbee
Phone: (702) 486-2240

Deputy Chief: John Lastusky
Phone: (702) 486-2509

Gaming Associated Equipment: Sr. Engineer Patima Biernat
Phone: (702) 486-2472

Gaming Associated Equipment: Audit Supervisor Rigoberto Oliva
Phone: (702) 486-2473

Gaming Devices: Sr. Engineer Joel Eickhoff
Phone: (702) 486-2015

Field Services: Sr. Engineer Michael Beene
Phone: (702) 486-2055

About the Technology Division

The Technology Division examines, tests and recommends gaming devices for approval or denial by the Board and Commission. The Division inspects gaming devices in its laboratory and in the field to ensure continued integrity, and assists in resolving gaming patron disputes through analysis of device electronics and software. The Division is charged with reviewing and approving computerized gaming systems ("Associated Equipment").