People: Claudia Saavedra named SNR’s 2020 Realtor of the Year
CARSON CITY, Nev. — The Sierra Nevada Realtors recently recognized Claudia Saavedra, who served as president of the association’s board in 2020, as its 2020 Realtor of the Year.
Saavedra is also a Realtor with Charles Kitchen Realty in Carson City
This award is given to an individual who participates in state, local and national association meetings and conventions, all while giving back to their local community though charities, service clubs and civic activities,” according to a press release from SNR, which serves as the voice of real estate in Carson City, Lyon, Douglas and Churchill counties and the surrounding areas.
“Having served the association during a time of uncertainty and unease, Claudia had a way of keeping the membership together and shedding positive light on every situation,” Robert Bartshe, 2021 SNR board president, said in a statement. “Claudia is the epitome of a leader. Her determination to continue our annual programs and her optimism throughout the year earned her this prestigious award.”
Q-and-A with UNR President Sandoval: ‘We’re going to strengthen our relationships with private industry’
“Economic diversification is inextricably intertwined with higher education and the university,” former Gov. Brian Sandoval told the NNBW last week. Read more in a Q-and-A with the UNR president, in which he discusses the university’s role in the economy and what opportunities are on the horizon in 2021 and beyond.