Wendy Stolyarov is a progressive Democrat who is passionate about people and good policy. She currently works at Filament, a Reno-based technology company that builds blockchain hardware and software solutions for the enterprise and Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), allowing companies to securely connect devices and machines that interact and transact value independent of a central authority. Wendy joined the company in 2017 and has advocated for responsible state-level blockchain policy in Colorado and Nevada. Prior to joining Filament, she worked for NARAL as a field director and as the Legislative Director in the Nevada Legislature for the Libertarian Party of Nevada. She’s lived in Northern Nevada for a decade, and aims to trail-run and hike as much of the beautiful Silver State as possible.