October 12, 2017 — Erika Mendoza has been named branch manager for Greater Nevada Credit Union's University of Nevada, Reno branch opening later this year. Mendoza has more than 10 years of banking experience, beginning her career as a teller and moving to other positions including branch manager, business
October 12, 2017 — Jamii Uboldi, director of marketing and communications for Saint Mary's Health Network, has completed the Examination for Accreditation in Public Relations program, entitling her to use the APR professional designation. Uboldi joins a group of 21 accredited public relations professionals in Northern Nevada. Professionals must
October 12, 2017 — Margi A. Grein, executive officer for the Nevada State Contractors Board, has been appointed by Gov. Brian Sandoval to the Nevada delegation that will participate in the National Occupational Licensing Learning Consortium. Nevada was one of 11 states selected to participate in the Consortium, which
October 12, 2017 — One individual and one organization in Northern Nevada were recognized with 2017 Governor's Points of Light Awards presented by Nevada Volunteers, the Governor's Commission on Service. Dr. Paul Brosy of Reno was presented the Individual Volunteer: Northern Nevada award. The Nevada Rural RSVP Veterans VIP
October 12, 2017 — Hillary Schieve, mayor of the City of Reno and business owner, has been named Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO) Reno-Tahoe Chapter patron. The EO is the world's leading peer-to-peer network of successful business leaders.
October 12, 2017 — Felicity Muth, a postdoctoral fellow in biology at the University of Nevada, Reno, has been named a fellow for the 2017 fellows for L'Oréal US For Women in Science. Muth, whose research focuses on animal behavior and cognition, will be given a $60,000 grant to
October 12, 2017 — Northern Nevada individuals who have passed the July Nevada bar examination administered by the Nevada State Board of Examiners include: Reno: Drew A. Bradley, Hannah E. Fuetsch, Jessica L. Barry, Rebecca J. Carlson, Nicolo K. Danna, Sarah Ferguson, Bronagh M. Kelly, Colton T. Loretz, Cody
October 5, 2017 — Abigail Stephenson, partner in the Reno law office of Blanchard, Krasner & French, APC, was selected to join the Northern Nevada HOPES' board of directors. Northern Nevada HOPES is a nonprofit community health center in Reno that offers integrated medical care and wellness services.
October 5, 2017 — Dave Solaro has been promoted to assistant county manager for Washoe County. Solaro previously served as director of community services for the county, but the position was consolidated into a third assistant county manager's position. He has also served as director of community services, division
October 5, 2017 — Michelle Faurot has been promoted to director of Silver Sage Sports & Fitness Lab and is in charge of all performance and fitness testing services. Faurot is a certified USA Triathlon and U.S. Masters Swimming coach and record holder in the Race Across America (RAAM)
October 5, 2017 — Jeff Allen has been named executive vice president of valuation strategy for Clear Capital, a Reno-based provider of valuations and analytic solutions for real estate, banking and financial industries. Allen, who has more than 13 years of real estate valuation and appraisal experience, previously served
October 5, 2017 — Mike Wilhelm has been named principal and engineering manager at CFA, Inc. Wilhelm has more than 18 years experience in civil engineering, working on several private and sector projects and public works projects. He is an active member of the American Society of Civil Engineers
September 28, 2017 — Richard J. Green, an agent and registered representative in the Reno office of New York Life Insurance Co., has been designated a Charter Life Underwriter by the American College of Bryn Mawr, Penn.
September 28, 2017 — Heather Gallagher, Virginia Bowman, and Kati Dayner have been appointed to positions on the Reno Philharmonic. Gallagher, a violinist with the Reno Phil for more than 10 years, was named director of education and community engagement. She has been with the Reno Phil for five
September 28, 2017 — Melanie Whitfield, Tammy Cirillo, and Katie Minter have named JAG specialists for Jobs for Nevada's Graduates (JAG Nevada). Whitfield will be a JAG specialist at Wooster High School in Reno. She completed her student teaching at Las Vegas High School and taught ESL at Traner
September 28, 2017 — Sarah Pierce has been hired as swim and fitness manager at Red Hawk Golf and Resort. Pierce has more than 10 years experience in fitness facility management. She also has competed in professional fitness competitions.
September 28, 2017 — John Park and John Ewing have joined the Reno office of Chase International as real estate agents. Park still owns ITC, an information technology firm that specializes in network creation, configuration, training and e-business. He also has a background in project management. Ewing previously worked
September 28, 2017 — Manpreet Rehal, O.D., has joined the staff at EyeZone, an optometry practice with offices in Reno, Carson City and Lake Tahoe. Rehal most recently worked in an ophthalmology office and other medical practices in California's Central Valley area before moving to Reno. She completed internships
September 28, 2017 — Alison Elder of Elder Group Tahoe Real Estate in Truckee, Calif., and affiliated with Engel & Völkers, has been named one of America's Best Real Estate Agents by REAL Trends. It was the third year in a row Elder earned the honor. Since 2009, Elder