Walter Insurance & Real Estate Proudly Helps Establish the Shickley FFA Greenhouse
Walter Insurance and Real Estate Welcomes Jim Donovan as the Newest Member of its Team
Jim is a longtime Geneva resident and area volunteer. His leadership roles include serving on the Fillmore Central School Board, Fillmore County Development Board, Geneva Lions Club, and the Farmers and Ranchers College Committee. He also served eight years with the Nebraska National Guard.
Jim has 22 years experience in banking, including 18 years in Fillmore County. A native of Sargent, Jim graduated from Chadron State College with degrees in management and marketing.
“Knowing Jim for the past 18 years, we are confident he will bring the perfect skill set and be a natural fit for Walter Insurance and Real Estate and our customer base. He has deep ties to Fillmore County and is a service-oriented person,” said Joe Kamler, Walter’s co-owner along with Bart Brinkman.
Jim's family includes wife, Janet; sons, Bill and Lance; daughter, Alex, and grandson, Boston.
Karla Jacobson Earns GRI Designation
December 16, 2015
Nebraska Realtor Karla Jacobson of Geneva was recently awarded the Graduate REALTOR® Institute (GRI) designation, earned by top producers nationwide in the real estate industry.
Jacobson, a member of the Blue River Area Board of Realtors, recently completed the curriculum to achieve the acclaimed title, which requires a minimum of 90 hours of classroom instruction covering contract law, professional standards, sales and marketing, finance and risk reduction.
Additionally, GRI designees learn the fundamentals of brokerage and other areas of real estate specialization. With this designation, and through increased awareness of legal issues and current topics important to the real estate professional, these REALTORS® can better serve prospective clients and customers.
Jacobson joined Walter Insurance and Real Estate in 2007 and works with residential, commercial and agricultural buyers and sellers.