Communications Director Uses Advanced Education To Advocate For HealthcareAs the director of communications and public policy, 50 percent of her time is devoted to public relations, social media and other types of communication, and 50 percent of her time is spent on government affairs.
Director Of Development Switches Careers With Degree In PsychologyNative of Las Vegas, Jennifer Von Tobel first worked as a nurse before deciding to switch careers. Now the Director of Development for The Foundation for Recovery, she pursued her degree in psychology will working in a different area of health care.
Nursing Educator, Practitioner Thrives In Career With Advanced EducationAssistant professor, RN-BSN program coordinator for Touro University Nevada, Jessica Grimm always planned on entering nursing profession and started in high school. With her advanced degrees, she is now a nurse practitioner and educator with both a clinical practice and working with student nurses.
Interest In Computer Technology Leads Businessman To Tech CompanyLas Vegas native, Manny Martinez knew in high school he wanted to work in technology and pursued a degree in management information systems to advance his career.
Director Of Nonprofit Relies On Experience, Education To Help TeensLas Vegas founder and executive director of Nevada Homes for Youth, Ron Moore, uses his experience and education to help teens overcome substance abuse.
Las Vegas Attorney Forms Legal Firm With Criminal Justice EducationArmeni found her calling, worked very hard and did everything she could to make sure she obtained her goals.
Las Vegas Student Continues Career While Obtaining M.B.A.After Robert Medina obtained his undergraduate degree, he is pursuing his M.B.A. through a scholarship from the Las Vegas Business Academy while working.
Las Vegas Nurse Expands Education To Become Healthcare ExecutiveLas Vegas health care executive, Maggie Ozan Rafferty began her career as a registered nurse, and then moved into executive roles in health care. She obtained her advanced education as her responsibilities grew to meet the demands of her position.
Las Vegas Director Uses Her Degree To Help Clients, Raise FundsBeth Rubins, believes that education in social work or a background in psychology is necessary for those looking to enter the nonprofit or human services field.
Las Vegas Veteran, Social Worker Serves Her Country With Skills, EducationTamela Ketchmore is a retired captain in the United States Army who received her education as a social worker while in the service and used her skills and education in the Medical Service Corp.
Las Vegas Corporate Investigation Consultant Uses FBI Experience, Education“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 Nurse Appreciates Her Work In Healthcare AdministrationElter 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.