Gloria Votta Named New Board of Realtors President

first_imgGloria Votta, RE/MAX At The Shore, is sworn in by Christine Clemans, Goldcoast Sotheby’s International Realty.The Ocean City Board of Realtors announced that Gloria Votta of RE/MAX at The Shore Realty was sworn in as the 2015 president of the Board of Directors at its installation luncheon on Monday, Dec. 1 at the Crab Trap Restaurant in Somers Point.Votta serves as chairperson of the OCBOR Community Service Committee and also serves on the Grievance, Finance and Education committees.As the Chair of Community Service Committee, Votta has coordinated these events: donations for the Ocean City Humane Society, collection drive for the Ecumenical Council Clothes Closet, collection drive for the Food Cupboard, and the OCBOR annual Plant Sale, which Benefits the Waves of Caring.Each first day of spring, Gloria organizes members/Realtors of the Community Service Committee and to form a car caravan to drive to a local plant nursery. Approximately 125 daffodil plants are purchased and then delivered to the Wesley Shores Care Facility, where each resident receives a beautiful daffodil plant, as a reminder of the happiness of the first day of spring.Votta is a New Jersey-licensed Broker Associate with the following educational designations: CRS Designation, ABR Designation and e-Pro Designation. Votta and her husband, Hank, are residents of Ocean City.She succeeds Ken Sedberry of Berger Realty as president.— News release from the Ocean City Board of Realtorslast_img read more

Former Union minister Silvera dies

first_imgAizawl, Apr 9 (PTI) Former Union Minister C Silvera died due to massive stroke here today, his family sources said.Silvera (81) collpased in the bathroom and died on the spot.He is survived by his wife Lallawmzuali and three sons.Silvera was born on May 6, 1935 and earned his MBBS degree from Christian Medical College in Vellore. He worked as medical officer under the Baptist Church of Mizoram before joining politics.He was elected to Rajya Sabha in 1985 and to ninth, tenth and eleventh Lok Sabha.He was inducted as union minister of state for health and family welfare on February 17, 1994 and afterwards was allotted industry portfolio.Silvera was the first and and so far the only Mizo to be in the union council of ministers. PTI HCV KK SMJ LNSlast_img