State Poet Laureate 

The poet laureate position was established on July 15, 1957, and is currently held by Gailmarie Pahmeier, who will serve through August 2023. Pahmeier is the author of several books and chapbooks, including The Rural Lives of Nice Girls (Black Rock Press, 2014). 

City and County Poets Laureate

Clark County

In 2022, Angela Brommel was appointed poet laureate of Clark County, Nevada. 

Las Vegas

In 2021, Kayt Peck was appointed the inaugural poet laureate of Las Vegas.