Ward Three - Stan Lau

Councilman Stan Lau was first elected to the Fernley City Council representing Ward Three in November 2014. Lau ran uncontested during the primary elections in June 2018 and held the Council seat for another term through December 2022. 

Lau was reelected in November 2022 and is currently serving a third term representing Ward Three. His term expires in December 2026.


  • Senior Engineering Technician, Black Eagle Consulting Inc., Reno NV
  • Engineering Technician, Earth Science Consultant Associates (2008-2012)
  • Engineering Technician, Nevada Department of Transportation (1997-2008)
  • Fernley Planning Commissioner (2012-2014)
  • Executive Officer, Reno Zephyr Rugby Football Club (1999-2014)
  • Bachelors of Art, University Nevada Reno

Current Appointments

  • Capital Improvement Committee
  • Nevada League of Cities
  • Regional Transportation Commission
  • Western Nevada Development District
  • Fernley Convention & Tourism Authority


  • Nevada resident since 1971 (Winnemucca) - Fernley resident since 2004
  • Member of the 2003 USA Rugby Championship Team (Reno Zephyr)
  • Member of the 2004 USA Rugby Championship Runner-up Team (Reno Zephyr)
  • Member University of Nevada Reno Rugby Alumni Club