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After graduating from Castle High School, Derek enlisted in the U.S. Army Reserves. Then it was off to school. Derek earned a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Washington and a Master of Business Administration degree from the Peter F. Drucker & Masatoshi Ito Graduate School of Management at Claremont Graduate University.
Derek is a Certified Financial Planner designation (CFP®) from the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. Derek has resided in Nevada since 2000 and owns the Uehara Financial Group, LLC, which provides financial planning and investment services to individuals, businesses, and not-for-profit organizations. Prior to that, he spent 10 years with a Fortune 500 company.
When did you decide to run? This past summer after someone thought I might be a great treasure. Derek is a very analytical person and after looking at what the treasurer does, he decided to run.
So what does the treasurer do?
Favorite Restaurant: SATAY THAI BISTRO & BAR (Derek and his wife (Jannie) are the owners) Looking at the reviews and talking to Derek and his wife I’ll be trying out SATAY THAI BISTRO next time I am in Las Vegas.
Gary Schmidt moved his entertainment concert company to Washoe County in the early 70’s where he produced “Labor Day Music and Arts Festival” in 1973 at T-Car Speedway featuring the Doobie Brothers that drew over 30,000 in attendance. At that time, it was one of the biggest concerts ever produced in Reno. Since he has gone on to produce many more events.
Gary is a candidate for the 16th Nevada State Senate seat and an active community member as well as a member of the Washoe County Central Committee. He ardent supporter of rolling back taxes that were recently imposed on Nevadan’s by the Republican Assembly and Senate.
He is also a longtime owner of the Reindeer Lodge, 22222 Mt Rose Hwy, Reno, NV 89511. After extraordinary winter storms, it was closed due to the structural issue caused by snow loads.
Watch the video of Nevada’s Republican candidates for State Treasure and you decide! This debate was sponsored by the RMC, Republican Men’s Club of Northern Nevada and recorded April 19, 2018, at the Atlantis Casino and Hotel, Reno, NV.
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*After the RMC’s Nevada Attorney General’s Debate and Nevada Treasure’s Debate, the RMC President Ray Rocha opened up the floor to the candidates in the audience. We hope you enjoyed these short presentations by our Republican candidates from Northen Nevada.