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.
Las Vegas private investigator and licensed polygraph examiner, Mike Kirkman, changed careers after selling his successful business. After getting an education and working in a sheriff’s department, he owns a successful detective agency.
Patti Wise, managing attorney for Edward M. Bernstein and Associates, relies on her degree in psychology to work with her clients and legal issues.
In Las Vegas, Emergency Department Clinical Educator at Dignity Health-St. Rose de Lima Hospital, Tracy Fellenstein, obtained both her doctorate and M.B.A. to manage and elevate the education of the staff.
Heather Marianna, creator and owner of Beauty Kitchen by Heather Marianna, credits her M.B.A. with helping her achieve success including showcasing her products at Golden Globes, Oscars and Grammys this year.
In Las Vegas, Donnell Bayot, combines degrees in development, education and psychology to help others find their career path.
Jeremy Gregersen, Head of The Meadows School, combines literature and his passion for teaching with his degrees to advance education for his students.
Experience and education is needed in several fields to create these buildings including architects, interior designers and construction managers with a growing demand for their expertise and knowledge.
It’s important to pursue your passion in college and higher education because not only will you become an expert in your field but you will develop a different way of thinking that will be advantageous to any career.