Beverley Iana Nelson

Bev is the loving matriarch of her immediate family of 2 married children and 4 grandchildren. Her caregiving nature extends across the pond and into Canada to her relatives and friends there.  Bev's innate caring and supportive nature is further manifested in her relationships within her work environment.

A bit more:

Born n’ Raised…

I was born in Hong Kong but grew up in a little village called Hempstead in Kent, England which dates back to the mid 1600s. It had a Church that was founded in 1911, Hempstead School that was founded in 1907 (attend from age 5 through 10), a Co-Op Grocery Store with a Post Office and a pub called The Flying Saucer with an off license. Population approximately 200 people.

My credentials for my job are…

My career path has taken many diverse turns from modeling, to teaching, to owning and operating a firearms store. Expert at rapport building, client relations and interpersonal skills fostering highly profitable business relationships. Dealt daily with Local, State and Federal agencies regarding firearm purchases, denials and paperwork discrepancies.

In another life, I’d like to think I was…

Drill Sergeant

The best piece of advice I’ve ever been given is…

Treat others as you would want to be treated

Something I’d like to fix for the people in our industry is…

Not allowing you to get to the correct person who can give you the necessary information regarding the opportunity or to the decision maker. All which would shorten the process of quoting and closing new business

Some little known skills or talents that most people don’t know I have are…

I am not sure if it is a skill or a talent but I enjoy cooking and entertaining. In particular I am intrigued in re-creating meals or drinks that I have eaten in restaurants.

Top three (3) pet peeves…

Bad table manners, Licking Ice Cream Cones (British thing), Bad Language

On Sunday mornings, you can usually find me…

During football season watching the NFL games on TV with a friend of mine in Arizona who has Cancer. She is a huge football fan and lives for football so we text back and forth during the games and if this keeps her fighting for her life I will always be there for her.

My favorite word in the English language is…

Pulchritudinous - sounds bad but describes a person as breathtaking, heartbreaking, beautiful

If I won the lottery tomorrow, I’d be…

If I decided to open a business it would either be a Bed and Breakfast or a Catering Business.

When I’m not working, I enjoy…

Spending time with my family (especially my grandchildren) and traveling

When I was 5, I was pretty sure that when I grew up I’d be…

Physiotherapist or a Teacher

Cats or Dogs?

Dogs

I’ve lived in Oregon for…

50 Years

My top three favorite Podcasts / Books are…

Tom Sawyer - Mark Twain

War and Piece - Leo Tolstoy

Exodus - Leon Uris