Lisa Escobar, a native Las Vegan, is an interior decorator and stylist who works with high end properties in Southern Nevada. But even Escobar started out in her first apartment using hand-me-downs and creativity on a non-existent decorating budget.
“If I hadn’t gone to college and took the jobs I did, I would probably be there today with a different life.”
Las Vegas educator, Robert Coggan was selected by Vegas PBS as one of the leaders in education technology by incorporating digital media and understanding the importance of technology.
Tom Garvey, middle and upper school Latin teacher for The Meadows School in Las Vegas, uses his advanced education and passion for the subject to help his students understand Latin as well as make it fun for them.
While it seems there are so many choices for adults and their mothers, fathers are just as important and want to spend them with their grownup children. Offer to take dad for a drink on Father’s Day to a hip or cool bar and really get to know the man.
One growing specialty in the health care industry is diagnostic imaging with a growing need for radiologic and MRI technologists. With the proper training, one can enter this field and, with additional education, can expand careers choices.
Las Vegas entrepreneur Kim Miramontes transitioned from a career as an executive in the hospitality industry using her M.B.A. to own and operate her own business.
Elter was recently awarded the Ellis Island Medal of Honor by the National Ethnic Coalition of Organizations-NECO. Created to celebrate diversity, the organization honors those who have helped the less fortunate.
CEO Jeff Grace of NetEffect combines his varied degrees for continued success in his career in technology as well as helping to build the technology industry in Southern Nevada.
The son of an American diplomat, Charles Newman, Upper School Dean of Students and Upper School history teacher at The Meadows School, understands the importance of education, especially continuing his own training.