VENTURA, Calif. – The Board of Directors of the Cabrillo Economic Development Corporation (CEDC) is pleased to welcome the addition of real estate professional Sher Heard to its Board of Directors.
A licensed Realtor since 1985, Heard has worked in various capacities of the real estate industry. She is currently in real estate sales and co-owner of Comfort Real Estate Services, where she serves as the office training manager and new agent mentor. She is also on the Board of Director of the Ventura County Coastal Association of Realtors and past president of the Ventura Chapter of the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals (NAHREP).
Heard is passionate about helping families find homes. “There are so many families who need a place to call their own, “she said, “And a family that finds a home becomes a productive family in our community. They join clubs, participate in school activities, volunteer and take pride in our community. We are ultimately helping people become part of the community by giving them an opportunity to house their families safety and comfortably. “
Heard has received several awards over the years, including the First Affiliate of the Year from NAHREP and Affiliate of the Year by the Ventura County Coastal Association of Realtors three times. She has worked with many nonprofit organizations, including, the Boys & Girls Club, Easter Seals, CAAN, Casa Pacifica, and most recently the American Cancer Society. She is also a graduate of the Ventura County Leadership Academy.
“On behalf of the Board of Directors, we are delighted to have someone with Sher’s vast experience in real estate providing leadership to Cabrillo, especially as we undertake a major strategic planning effort,” said Dave Sabedra, President of CEDC’s Board. “She will be a great asset.”