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Tamela 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.
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.
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.
“If I hadn’t gone to college and took the jobs I did, I would probably be there today with a different life.”
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.
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.