Kim Wallin

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Kim Wallin
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Nevada Controller
In office
2006 - Present
Term ends
Years in position 9
Base salary$97,000
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First electedNovember 7, 2006
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Campaign $$370,996
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sUniversity of Nevada-Las Vegas
Office website
Kim Wallin is the current Nevada Controller. She was first elected in 2006, and re-elected in 2010.[1] She is ineligible to run for a third term as Controller in 2014 due to term-limits.


In 1984, she founded a Las Vegas-based accounting firm, D K Wallin, Ltd., and is still president of the firm. In 2006, Wallin defeated incumbent Steve Martin to become Nevada Controller.

Wallin is currently a member of the XBRL International Public Sector Work Group, a member of the AGA Partnership for Intergovernmental Management and Accountability Steering Committee and is a Director on the NASC Executive Committee.[2]


Wallin graduated from UNLV with a degree in Business Administration with a major in accounting.[1][3]

Political career

Nevada Controller (2006-Present)

Wallin is the current Nevada Controller. She was first elected in 2006 and re-elected in 2010.[1]



See also: Nevada down ballot state executive elections, 2014

Wallin is barred by term limits from seeking re-election in 2014, and will likely run for the office of Nevada Treasurer.[4] when current treasurer, Democrat Kate Marshall will seek the office of Nevada Secretary of State. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014.


Wallin won re-election as Controller in the November 2, 2010 election.[5]

Nevada Controller, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngKim Wallin Incumbent 47.5% 331,311
     Republican Barry Herr 42.6% 297,069
     IAP Warren Markowitz 4.8% 33,668
     - None of These Candidates 5.1% 35,571
Total Votes 697,619
Election Results via Nevada Secretary of State


Wallin won election as Nevada Controller in 2006.[6]

Nevada Controller, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngKim Wallin 45.2% 257,790
     Republican Steve Martin 43.9% 250,855
     IAP Floyd Fitzibbons 5.3% 30,490
     - None of These Candidates 5.5% 31,656
Total Votes 570,791
Election Results via Nevada Secretary of State

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Wallin is available dating back to 2006. Based on available campaign finance records, Wallin raised a total of $370,996 during that time period. This information was last updated on May 23, 2013.[7]

Kim Wallin's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Nevada Controller Not up for election $500
2010 Nevada Controller Won $177,002
2008 Nevada Controller Not up for election $600
2006 Nevada Controller Won $192,894
Grand Total Raised $370,996


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