He graduated from Rancho High School and earned his B.S. in civil engineering and a master's degree in crisis management from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. He is also a graduate of the FBI National Academy, the Las Vegas Sun reported.
Lombardo joined the U.S. Army and served in the National Guard and the Army Reserve.
Campaign information on Lombardo published in the Las Vegas Sun in 2014 said he was divorced with a 16-year-old daughter, a fianceé and a 10-year-old dog named Jasper.
Lombardo currently makes $161,000 a year, according to the Las Vegas Review-Journal, and plans to run for re-election next year.