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Nestor R. Weigand, Jr., CRE, SIOR, CCIM, FRICS, CIPS, CRB

Chairman/CEO

Nestor R. Weigand, Jr. entered the real estate business after graduating from Notre Dame and after returning from military service in February 1961.  His grandfather, J.P., started the company in 1902.  His father, Nestor Sr., entered the business in 1928 and stayed active until his death in 1994.  Nestor Jr. became President in 1983, and then Chairman and CEO in 2001.

A member of the Board of Directors of the National Association of Realtors since 1978, Nestor served as President of that organization in 1988.

Nestor has been just as active in the local and state Associations of Realtors too, having served as President of both. Nestor was chosen as Realtor of the Year of the Wichita Board of Realtors in 1972 and 1988 and Kansas Association of Realtors in 1972. Nestor has served as World President for the International Real Estate Federation (FIABCI) from 2001 to 2002 headquartered in Paris, France.

He has also served in 1989-1990 as Chairman of the Fannie Mae Advisory Council
headquartered in Washington D.C.

He also shares with the community, serving on the Board of Directors for Music Theater of Wichita, Wichita Symphony Society, Kansas Policy Institute, past Chairman of the Board for the Institute of Logopedics, and is presently Chairman of the Board of Trustees for Wesley Medical Center. He has also served on the Executive Committee of Wichita Collegiate School. Nestor has been a member of the Board of Directors of the Wichita Area Chamber of Commerce and was a candidate for Governor of Kansas in 1990. 

Degree:

Bachelors of Finance from the University of Notre Dame

Memberships & Designations:

  • Certified Real Estate Brokerage Manager (CRB)
  • Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM)
  • Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS)
  • Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR)
  • Counselor of Real Estate (CRE)

 

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