Garrett Estrada photoStar Performer

The October Chamber of Commerce Star Performer of the Month was awarded to Chris Ricci on Tuesday, Sept. 29 inside the White Pine County Senior Center. October’s theme for the award for organizations or people that “help local senior citizens.” Ricci won the award after receiving a nomination from the community, which was passed by the Chamber of Commerce board of directors. The person who submitted the winning nomination will receive $25 in Chamber Bucks and Ricci received a framed certificate to honor her hard work. Ricci said that she would like to thank Rosa Perkins, Marty Martinez, Lori Romero and the driver for the Meals on Wheels program. “I appreciate all the community support I’ve received and I want to thank everyone who comes out and uses the senior center.” Pictured left to right: Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Wayne Cameron, Senior Center Director Chris Ricci, Tamera Brown with the Nevada Small Business Council and Chamber of Commerce Vice President Gary Cook.