Robert Perea, The Fernley Reporter
Lyon County Commissioner Vida Keller will be the guest speaker for the next meeting of the Fernley Republican Women Tuesday night, Sept. 17 at the Fernley High School Library.
A light meal will be served at 6 p.m. and the meeting will start promptly at 6:30 p.m.
Keller will provide an update on the issues being
discussed by the county commissioners, specifically, those relating to
Fernley. The public is always invited to attend.
Keller was first elected to the Lyon County Commission in 2011 and served until 2015. In 2018, she was elected to her second non-consecutive term. She currently serves on the National Association of Counties (NACO) Legislative and Public Lands Committees, Northern Nevada Development Association (NNDA), Carson Area Metropolitan Planning (CAMPO) and RTC Regional Transportation.
Keller is president and broker of Priceless Realty, Inc., specializing in commercial/industrial manufacturing and consulting. She is co-owner and vice president of Keller Construction & Development, Inc. She served as president of the Silver Springs Area Chamber of Commerce from 2006 to 2011. She served as 1st vice president of the Fernley Republican Women in 2016 and 2017. She has many other accomplishments and was included in the Nevada Women in History project in 2015.
The FRW’s Caring for America/Adopt-a-Soldier Program collects non-perishable foods for the Fernley Food Bank, along with donations of funds and care items for their adopted soldiers. The soldiers need single serving food items, personal care items and, most especially, cards and letters from home. The Literacy Committee collects new children’s books for the Ronald McDonald House and Renown Hospital’s Children’s Ward. All contributions for these important programs will be greatly appreciated. Financial contributions can be sent to the FRW at P. O. Box 412, Fernley, Nevada 89408.
Fernley Republican Women is a group of women (and men as associate members) who share similar conservative values and ideals, and who are dedicated to increasing the influence and effectiveness of women in the cause of good government through political education and active political participation.
For more information, contact Lorrie Olson at firstname.lastname@example.org or check the FRW website fernleyrepublicanwomen.com.