Darrell Plummer is broker/owner of Sierra Nevada Properties. A fourth generation Nevadan, Darrell is a 1984 graduate of the University of Nevada, Reno with a degree in business administration with a special emphasis in finance and a minor in economics. Fresh out of college, Darrell became a trust officer with First Interstate Bank of Nevada (now known as Wells Fargo), and then spent seven years as the Director of Economic Development with Sierra Pacific Power (now NV Energy). He joined Plummer & Associates in 1995 and took over as broker/owner in January 2001. In 2013, the company became Sierra Nevada Properties now with offices in Reno, Fernley and Fallon and over 115 real estate agents.
Darrell holds several real estate designations, including CRB, ePro, and GRI. He is a former Dean and Founding Trustee of the Nevada REALTORS® Leadership Program. Darrell is the Past President of Delta Sigma Pi UNR Business fraternity (1984), Past President of the UNR College of Business Alumni Association (1990-1992), Past Chair of the UNR Dean’s Advisory Board (1998), and the recipient of the 1992 UNR College of Business Outstanding Alumnus Award for his professional and community involvement. He earned the UNR Professional Achievement award in 2017. Darrell is a current member of the board of the Reno+Sparks Chamber of Commerce, was the 2019 Board Chair, and was recognized with the Distinguished Alumni Award from their Leadership Program in 1993. Darrell also served on the board of Junior Achievement of Northern Nevada, Northern Nevada Regional Multiple Listing Service, My Hometown Heroes, and Past President of WIN (Western Industrial Nevada). He is currently serving on the board of JUSTin Hope Foundation.
In 2019, Darrell was appointed by Governor Steve Sisolak to serve as a member of the Nevada Real Estate Commission and was named Chairman in June 2021. The commission acts in an advisory capacity to the Real Estate Division, adopts regulations and conducts disciplinary hearings. He is truly honored after 25 years as a real estate professional to serve at this level.
Darrell, with his extensive real estate experience and community involvement, has maintained consistently high standards of customer service and support.
Sierra Nevada Properties’ three core areas are residential sales, commercial, and property management. With his extensive real estate experience and community involvement, Darrell and SNP have high retention rates with some agents having been with the company for over 35 years. Maintaining consistently high standards of customer service and support, Sierra Nevada Properties has remained on the cutting edge of real estate brokerages offering unique services and training.
In Darrell’s free time, he enjoys hiking, biking and the great outdoors. In 2019 he hiked the John Muir Trail in 16 days as well as cycled 4,000 miles from Seattle to Boston in 1993. Most of all, he enjoys spending time with his wife of 21 years and four children.