Board Members


Jerrie E. Merritt

Board Chair
Bank of Nevada

Cecil Fielder

Board Vice Chair
Keolis Transit America, LLC

Leo Bletnitsky

LBA Networking, Inc.

Renee Boyce

My Next Career
Path Staffing

Lou DeSalvio

Southern Nevada Laborers Local #872 Training Trust

Drazen Elez

Rehabilitation Division, DETR

Brenda Flank

Alliance for Education and Liberty

Linda Gerstenberger

Dignity Health

Dan Giraldo

Finance & Budget Committee Chair
Bank of America

Peter Guzman

Latin Chamber of Commerce

Rebecca Henry

Allegiant Air LLC

Jill Hersha

Las Vegas-Clark County Library District

Dr. Jesus F. Jara

Clark County School District

Duana Malone

Tech Queen Systems LLC

Guy Martin

Martin Harris Construction

John “Jack” Martin

Programs Committee Chair
Clark County Department of Juvenile Justice Services

Valerie Murzl

Board Chair

Lynda Parven

DETR Employment Security Division

Jeffrey Proffitt

SMART Local 88 Las Vegas

Mary Beth Sewald

Vegas Chamber

Jared Smith

Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance

Tommy White

Southern Nevada Laborers Employers Cooperation Education Trust (LECET)

Dr. Federico Zaragoza

College of Southern Nevada