Tom Nichols has been hired as a mortgage planner in the Reno office of Lake Tahoe Mortgage Corp.
Nichols also will continue as a co-owner of the Reno home decor and gift store, ClayNichols. He previously worked 24 years in international construction management.
He holds a business degree from the University of California, Davis.
“Nevada leads the nation in population growth and Washoe County experienced a 1.6% growth rate last year — over 8,000 new residents now call this area home. And this trend is not expected to end anytime soon.