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Reno Regional Benefit Office

Meet Our Leadership Team



Shelia Jackson

Director: Shelia Jackson

Sheila Jackson was appointed as the Director of the Reno VA Regional Office in June 2015. Ms. Jackson is responsible and accountable for administering federal benefits to approximately 233,300 Veterans and their families living in Nevada and the California Counties of Alpine, Lassen, Modoc and Mono. These services total approximately $48.3 million in annual compensation, pension, and survivor benefit payments. An additional $6.3 million is spent in the operation of the office. The Reno VA Regional Office also includes a large satellite office in Las Vegas.

Prior to this appointment, Ms. Jackson served as the Assistant Director of the Los Angeles VA Regional Office since June 2012. She is a US Army Veteran with 20 years of service.


Rashetta D. Smith

Veterans Service Center Manager: Rashetta D. Smith

Rashetta Smith was appointed Veterans Service Center Manager for the Reno Regional Office in April 2014. Prior to this appointment, Ms. Smith was a Coach at the Oakland, CA Regional Office from August 2005 to April 2014. Ms. Smith is an alumni from UC Berkley and holds a Master's Degree in Management.


Anthony Roeback

Vocational Rehabilitation Officer: Anthony Roeback

Anthony Roeback was promoted to Chief of the Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Division on May 4, 2014. He has earned 2 Master Degrees in counseling and is currently working on his PhD in psychology. Mr. Roeback is a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC) and a Clinical Therapist in private practice. He has over 25 years in Vocational Counseling and 26 years of management experience both in the private and public sectors. Mr. Roeback is a U.S. Army Veteran with 21 years of distinguished Military Service.