Early Childhood Assessment Assistant Coordinator
As a QRIS Assessor, I am responsible for evaluating programs related to early childhood education, including programming and participating in the Quality Rating Improvement System (QRIS).
Location: 8050 Paradise Rd #100, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (775) Email: sabouelkomsan@unr.edu
Healthy Food Systems Program Officer
Kelsey Allan is a graduate of Michigan State University with a Bachelor of Psychology and specialization in Environmental Studies and Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems. She has experience leading innovative health programs in the areas of nutrition, urban agriculture, community development, and early childhood garden-based education. She is passionate about increasing knowledge of, and participation in, sustainable and healthy food systems.
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 948-5972 Email: kallan@unr.edu
Community Based Instructor III
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: mamaya@unr.edu
Community Based Instructor III
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 257-5564 Email: ambrizm@unr.edu
Community Based Instructor III
Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP)
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: ariasm@unce.unr.edu
Temporary Hourly Employee
Location: ,  
Office Phone: (775) Email: ebalcha@unr.edu
Community Based Instructor III
Pick A Better Snack (formerly Chefs for Kids)
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 940-5426 Email: baptistac@unce.unr.edu
Administrative Assistant III
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 257-5522 Email: barajasm@unr.edu
SNAP-Ed Coordinator
Location: 8050 Paradise Rd. Ste 100, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 940-5433 Email: berlinh@unce.unr.edu
Program Officer I
I am highly motivated, creative, and energetic professional with 30+ years of experience in youth development, club/site management, and at-risk youth programs. I have achieved success in numerous, progressively responsible roles in the field, ranging from Curriculum & Program Management and Operations, to Staff Training/Development and Membership Management.
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: Karenb@unr.edu
Economic Data Research Associate
Business Development, International Trade, Import / Export, Marketing Communication
Location: 8050 Paradise Rd., Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 948-5910 Email: mbindrup@unr.edu
Associate Professor
Community Analysis and Economic Development
Location: 8050 Paradise Rd, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: bordenb@unr.edu
Program Officer III
Tricia´s interests includes implementation of STEM education, youth development, advocacy for adjudicated youth, urban development and public policy.
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: TBraxtonPerry@unr.edu
Community Partnerships Coordinator for Clark County
Enhance and promote the presence of Extension by strategically identifying and building relationships with local and county constituents
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 527-5560 Email: sbray@unr.edu
Assistant Professor
Public Health Nutrition Specialist
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 257-5534 Email: abuffington@unr.edu
Professor
Workforce Preparedness in Early Childhood Education
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: byingtont@unr.edu
Community Based Instructor IV
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 894-9964 Email: calderaz@unce.unr.edu
AmeriCorps Member
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (775) Email: acanlas@unr.edu
Community Based Instructor III
Pick A Better Snack (formerly Chefs for Kids)
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: carltona@unr.edu
Community Based Instructor III
Healthy Steps to Freedom
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 257-5578 Email: ecarrerasanchez@unr.edu
Community Based Instructor III
Conduct nutrition and physical activity outreach educational programs to seniors in a variety of community settings such as independent living apartments and senior centers. Provide community development, health and nutrition, and coordinate partnerships with community centers and other statewide organizations. Organize community-based educational programs and assist faculty and other professional staff in meeting educational program goals and objectives. Ensure implementation of evidence-based curricula and PSE approaches to establish healthier older adult communities in Southern Nevada.
Location: 8050 Paradise Rd, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 948-5916 Email: clarkea@unr.edu
Community Based Instructor III
Teaches pregnant and lactating mothers and parents of young children
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 257-5526 Email: mcoeto@unr.edu
Volunteer Development Coordinator
Coleman is working to innovate Extension’s volunteer management system, including policies, best practices and procedures, that will be consistent across programs and include a focus on diversity management and developing and engaging volunteers in rural areas.
Location: ,  
Office Phone: (775) Email: coleman@unr.edu
Program Officer II
EFNEP Youth-Choose Health: Food, Fun and Fitness
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 257-5543 Email: collinsr@unr.edu
Early Childhood Assessment Assistant Coordinator
Assess early childhood programs participating in The Nevada Silver State Stars Quality Rating Improvement System (NVSSS QRIS).
Location: 8050 Paradise Rd., Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (775) Email: maddiec@unr.edu
Program Officer I
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: daughertyw@unr.edu
Administrative Assistant III
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 257-5512 Email: michelledavis@unr.edu
Area Specialist
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 257-5575 Email: decortej@unr.edu
4-H STEAM Coordinator
Plans, develops, implements, and evaluates urban youth 4-H STEAM programs in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 257-5525 Email: cdix@unr.edu
Community Based Instructor III
Healthy Steps to Freedom
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: ndobbs@unr.edu
Administrative Assistant II
Location: 1897 N. Moapa Valley Boulevard, PO Box 126, Logandale  89021
Office Phone: (702) 397-2604 Email: eganl@unr.edu
Information Technology Professional II
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 257-5503 Email: espejoi@unr.edu
Program Officer I
Community Horticulture Education
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 257-5573 Email: efagin@unr.edu
Community Based Instructor III
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 948-5976 Email: fordterryi@unr.edu
Temporary Hourly Employee
Overall Wellness Outreach Program, Food Safety, and Community Health projects.
Silvia believes Public Health is the Cornerstone of a Healthy Community.

Her interests are research based on nutrition, community equity, preventive and alternative medicine.
She enjoys nature, hiking at picturesque landscapes, exotic foods, baking, and is a dog lover.
Location: , Las Vegas  
Office Phone: (775) Email: sfrutuoso@unr.edu
Temporary Hourly Worker
A hard-working and enthusiastic individual that enjoys learning new information and skills, as well as aiding in the betterment of myself, others and my community to the best of my ability each day. In my free time, I love to enjoy the outdoors, stay active, and spend time with friends and family.
Location: 8050 Paradise Rd, Ste 105, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (775) Email: sfrykberg@unr.edu
Southern Area Human Resources Specialist
My interests includes political conversations, employment policies, and history. I enjoy nature by taking hikes and exploring new areas.
Location: 8050 Paradise Rd., Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 257-5520 Email: dgreaves@unr.edu
Information Systems Specialist
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: ngueco@unr.edu
Horticulture Specialist
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 257-5536 Email: hansenn@unr.edu
Community Based Instructor III
Dana is the woman that knows her veggies in the desert, when to plant them, and especially knows when to eat them! She is working with the health and nutrition team, so she wears many hats working with pre-k kids, the older generation, and women that need help.
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) Email: danaharper@unr.edu
Extension Community Economic and Development Coordinator
Through research, community engagement, and policy analysis, Robert provides Extension with tools that drive systems change and positively influence Nevada´s social & economic conditions. His leadership helped all three systems of higher education in Minnesota ensure an inclusive approach to economic development by breaking down barriers for historically under-represented communities. With innovative and data-driven solutions, Robert has proven a unique ability to design strong workforce and community development strategic plans.
Location: 8050 Paradise Rd, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (775) Email: robertharper@unr.edu
Community Based Instructor III
Born and raised in Las Vegas, Macy recently moved back to the city to pursue a second degree program in nutrition sciences in order to become a registered dietitian. Macy is passionate about the community aspect of nutrition, as well as the research component of nutrition and exercise science.
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (775) Email: mhelm@unr.edu
Program Officer I
Health Kids Early Start Program Officer. Loves teaching physical literacy to preschool aged children by developing their fundamentals gross motor skills. She is very physically active and wants children to understand the importance of incorporating physical activity into their daily lives.
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 575-5666 Email: brittanyhenderson@unr.edu
Community Based Instructor IV
4-H Families- JUNTOS college readiness program for Spanish speaking families. 4-H Shooting Sports event coordinator for the Las Vegas office. 4-H Diversity and Inclusion programming delivered in after school settings.
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 948-5905 Email: lgaray@unr.edu
Early Childhood Education Coordinator
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 948-5955 Email: jjamero@unr.edu
Community Based Instructor IV
Hi, I’m Karyn Johnson and I’m part of the Southern Area Extension team. My Educational background is in Horticulture and Science Education. I’ve been with Extension for 16 years, and I’m currently working with Natural Resources.
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 257-5523 Email: johnsonk@unr.edu
Community Based Instructor II
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: killianb@unr.edu
Southern Area Director & County/Department Leader
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: killiane@unr.edu
Parenting Education, Child Development Specialist
YaeBin is interested in parent-child relationships in early childhood, parenting education, school readiness skills, healthy eating in young children, child abuse and prevention and body safety. She currently oversees the Partners in Parenting team that provides several parenting education programs and parenting workshops.

Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: yaek@unr.edu
Coordinator, Early Childhood Education
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: lacroixm@unce.unr.edu
Master Gardener Program Coordinator- Clark
Clark County Master Gardener Program Coordinator- Recruiting, training and supporting highly trained, certified volunteers in Horticulture science. The Master Gardeners are a premiere volunteer program of Extension. With over 300 active volunteers in Clark County alone, this program is a highly sought after resource for the public to find research based information and education for various subjects in Consumer Horticulture. i.e. home gardening and food security, landscape plants, certified wildlife habitats, social horticulture and citizen scientist projects.
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: leasl@unr.edu
Economist II
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 948-5971 Email: lednicky@unr.edu
Early Childhood Assessment Coordinator
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (775) Email: levesquek@unr.edu
Civic Engagement Coordinator
Mallory Levins focuses on developing and implementing programming around leadership, personal development, expressive arts and communication. Mallory has a Master’s in Higher Education, and has worked for Nevada Sytem of Higher Education; University of Nevada, Las Vegas; and Nevada State College in a variety of positions, all focusing on increasing high-quality education for students and improving positive youth outcomes.
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 948-5901 Email: levinsm@unce.unr.edu
Associate Professor
Dr. Lindsay develops education and applied research programs in physical activity and exercise science to help reduce the incidence of obesity and other health related issues. With a primary focus on children and hard-to-reach populations, she primarily targets childhood obesity prevention in preschool-aged children; seniors; and young women and mothers in correctional settings. With her unique expertise, she provides leadership and creative physical activity resources for reaching not only the local community through public venues and classroom teaching, but the larger extension and other audiences through national publications and contemporary technologies.
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 940-5434 Email: lindsaya@unce.unr.edu
Nutrition Specialist
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 257-5515 Email: lopezr@unr.edu
4-H Youth Development Faculty
Nora Luna is currently the Extension Urban 4-H Youth Development Coordinator in Clark County, S. Nye County and Lincoln County. She develops, implements and evaluates youth development programs in an urban setting. Ms. Luna formerly served as an Assistant Professor and School Retention Specialist for Extension. She developed, implemented, monitored and evaluated programs to enhance school engagement, prevent high school dropout and increase college attendance among first generation students in Clark County.
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 940-5431 Email: lunan@unr.edu
Marketing Coordinator for Southern Area
As marketing coordinator, I´ll be working with the communications team to develop and implement a strategic plan to elevate the Extension brand in the Clark County area.
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 257-5511 Email: mollymalloy@unr.edu
Community Based Instructor III
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 948-5938 Email: fmandujanotorres@unr.edu
Program Officer I
Home Food Preservation Program
Provides workshops and relevant up to date information on the various methods of food preservation.
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 257-5517 Email: mapulae@unr.edu
Administrative Assistant II
I am currently an Administrative Assistant II with the University of Nevada Cooperative Extension, Clark County. I have over ten years of experience in administrative and office related work. I really enjoy working behind the scenes to make an organization run more efficiently and smoothly. I always strive to bring positivity to the workplace and create a positive and fun work environment. When I am not working, I enjoy spending time with my family and friends. I also enjoy practicing yoga and Pilates. I love spending time outdoors in nature. Whether it is going for walks with my two dogs, hiking or kayaking.
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 257-5422 Email: kmarkey@unr.edu
Children Youth and Families Specialist
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) Email: marxmackerleyr@unr.edu
Academic Program Specialist
Promote healthy aging through physical activity and nutrition to increase independence and longevity; develop innovative programs to change the environmental landscape of aging and how it is viewed; reduce elder bias, encourage age diversity and sensitivity to aging, and highlight healthy versus diseased aging.
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 948-5911 Email: nmazzullo@unr.edu
Nutrition Specialist
Pick a better snack program.
Location: 8050 Paradice Rd., Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: mcclains@unr.edu
Business Development Instructor
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, las  89123
Office Phone: (702) 940-5418 Email: mendezr@unr.edu
Community Based Instructor III
Military Program Staff
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 257-5579 Email: dominadorm@unr.edu
4-H Agriculture and Healthy Living Coordinator
Location: 8050 Paradise Rd., Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (775) Email: cmillares@unr.edu
Community Based Instructor III
Little Books & Little Cooks
Location: 8050 Paradise Rd Ste 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 257-5565 Email: reginamiller@unr.edu
AmeriCorps Member
Location: Max Fleischmann Agriculture Building, Room: N/A
Mail Stop: 0, 1664 N. Virginia Street, Reno, Nevada 89557
Office Phone: (775) Email: torimiller@unr.edu
Community Based Instructor IV
Pick A Better Snack (formerly Chefs for Kids)
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: momiic@unr.edu
Administrative Assistant III
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 257-5508 Email: cmorehead@unr.edu
Coordinator for Program Evaluation in Clark County
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 257-5527 Email: jnorze@unr.edu
Social Horticulture Specialist
Master Gardeners, Food for Thoughts school gardens program, Desert Gardening, Basic Principles of Landscape Management
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: ocallaghana@unr.edu
Clerical
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (775) Email: fotitoju@unr.edu
Program Officer I
Nevada Naturalist
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: parsonsd@unce.unr.edu
Program Officer II
Early Childhood Development, Child Care Provider Training Coordinator, Nevada Ready Early Childhood Training, Opportunity Village Jobs Program Early Childhood Training
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: cpeshlakai@unr.edu
Program Officer II
Partners in Parenting offers numerous parenting educational programs and resources, primarily for those with children 0-5 years of age.
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 257-5588 Email: heidip@unr.edu
Community Based Instructor III
Little Books & Little Cooks
Location: 8050 Paradise Road #100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 257-5531 Email: leslyep@unr.edu
Community Based Instructor III
Pick A Better Snack (formerly Chefs for Kids)
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: proctorl@unce.unr.edu
Information Technology Technician II
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: jquiazon@unr.edu
Assistant Professor
Desert Bio-scape, Environmentally Friendly Pest Control, Integrated Pest Management and Training, Correctional Horticultural Training.
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: robinsonm@unce.unr.edu
Program Officer I
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 257-2566 Email: rosenowc@unce.unr.edu
N/A
Location: ,  
Office Phone: (775) Email: lruskamp@unr.edu
Business Development Instructor
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 948-5934 Email: salasju@unr.edu
Program Officer II
Stacy Simmons is the program officer for the Healthy Kids Healthy Schools program with UNR Extension based out of Clark County.
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: stacysimmons@unr.edu
Early Childhood Education Coordinator
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: eskaggs@unr.edu
AmeriCorps Member
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (775) Email: csolomonlomu@unr.edu
Community Based Instructor III
Partners in Parenting
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: sotoo@unce.unr.edu
Project Coordinator
Location: 8050 Paradise Rd, Ste 100, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 948-5922 Email: fstockett@unr.edu
Program Officer III
All 4 Kids
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: taylors@unce.unr.edu
Children Youth and Families Specialist
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: robinandlou@msn.com
Maintenance Repair Specialist
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 733-7051 Email: mauriciu@unr.edu
Duplicating Machine Operator
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123
Office Phone: (702) 257-5585 Email: wagonery@unr.edu
Clerical Trainee
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (775) Email: wardm@unr.edu
Administrative Assistant III
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 257-5584 Email: lisaannw@unr.edu
Fiscal Manager - Southern Area
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: lawilson@unr.edu
Community Based Instructor III
Business Development Advisor
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: reshardw@unr.edu
Early Childhood Education Coordinator
Early Childhood Education
Location: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas  89123-1904
Office Phone: (702) 222-3130 Email: sarahwright@unr.edu

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