On Tuesday night, small businesswoman and candidate for state Senate April Becker officially kicked off her much-anticipated campaign. With her husband Matt Becker the couple celebrated her announcement at Charlie’s Lakeside with family and friends.
A crowd of 150 plus were on hand to stand with April and support her campaign for Nevada State Senate. The list of hosts for the event included:

Angelica and Rosco Allen • Tracy and Rodney Atamian • Jennifer and Cliff Atkinson • Karen and Barry Barto • Barry and Sue Becker • Betty Becker • Bruce Becker • Danny Becker • Donna Becker • Nicole and Randy Becker • Becker Enterprises • Becker Gaming • Becker Law • Becker Realty • Tisha Black • Claira Brown • Pam and Joe Brown • Tina and Jeff Brown • Diana and David Chesnoff • Jaime and Matthew Chilton • Cary Duckworth • Joanna and John Falb • Audra and Nathan Findlay • Donna and Cliff Findlay • Melissa and Justin Findlay • Sandy and Robby Findlay • Senator Heidi Gansert • Anthony Garasi • Brian Garelli • Christine and Greg Gilbert • Gerald Gillock • Alida and Evan Glusman • Senator Pete Goicoechea • Jessica Goodey Stephanie Goodman • Honorine and Hank Gordon • Senator Scott Hammond • Senator Ira Hansen • The Honorable Cresent Hardy • Senator Joe Hardy • The Honorable Becky Harris • Ron and Cheri Hill • Lenna and Dr. Armen Hovanessian • The Honorable Mark Hutchison • Melinda and Joe Kennedy • Sanjeeta and Michael Khanna • Senator Ben Kieckhefer • Dr. Shari and Jeff Klein • Kristine Kuzemca The Honorable Adam Laxalt • Pauline and Dr. John Lee • Paula and Nick Lettieri • Polly and The Honorable Robert F. List • The Honorable Sue and Paul Lowden • Ted Mandekic • Chairman Michael McDonald • Deanna Berquist and John McGraw • Roz and Jim Meservey • Stacie and Justin Michaels • Mickey and Chad Norton • Tamara and Tim O’Reilly • Bryan O’Reilly • Victoria Otter • Senator Keith Pickard • Christine Castle Ramenofsky • The Honorable Michael Roberson • Assemblyman Tom Roberts • Kim and Ric Rushton • Marcy and Dr. Steven Saxe • Senator James Settelmeyer • Gina and Richard Schonfeld • Councilwoman Victoria Seaman • Lindy and Brian Schumacher • Margot and Robert Schumacher • Laura and Stan Shuster • Kari and Bob Stockham • Sunset Coin • Trish and Ric Truesdell • Dan Tuntland • J.T. and Marisa Wise • Melissa and Dr. Michael Zimmerman

“Home means Nevada to me,” she told the packed house. “I chose to begin my life here almost 30 years ago. Nevada is where Matt and I have raised our beautiful children. We’ve worked hard and have meaningful friendships with so many wonderful people. Thank you for your support. Together, we will put Nevada on a path to great success for generations to come.”