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Fishing And Schooling Leads To Success In Sacramento IT Career

Now a staff programmer analyst for the State of California Department of Consumer Affairs, Travis Meadows spent most of his youth as a senior deckhand, working and supervising others, for his father’s fishing business in Alaska.

02/28/2015

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Associate Professor Sees A Positive Future For Nurses In Sacramento

Dian Baker says that 80 percent of her research is grounded in STEM education, a significant fact given her recent participation in a groundbreaking study on how nurses can directly help limit incidents of hospital-acquired pneumonia.

02/28/2015

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Education Allows Sacramento Nurse Practitioner To Save Patients

Kim Newlin earned two master’s degrees to become a cardiovascular clinical nurse specialist and adult nurse practitioner. She opened a clinic offering after-care and prevention for heart failure patients and greatly improved their rate of re-admission.

02/28/2015

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Education Key To Second Career In Sacramento IT Field

After a successful early career in sales and retail management, Sacramento’s Ron Klint decided it was time for a change.

02/23/2015

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Sacramento Hometown Grocer Is Growing Up Organically

Raley’s Grocers is to Sacramento what apple pie is to America. Given its leadership, it’s more than significant to see the grocer convert so much of its conventional produce to organic.

02/22/2015

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Education Leads To Successful Criminal Justice Career In Sacramento

Gina Roberson earned her master’s degree in criminal justice, and is currently the associate director at the Child Abuse Prevention Center in Sacramento.

02/22/2015

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Sacramento Therapist Uses Her Own Eating Disorder To Help Others

Jennifer Lombardi serves as the Executive Director and Marriage Family Therapist (MFT) for the Eating Recovery Center of California, Sacramento.

02/15/2015

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Economics Educator Advises Sacramento Institutions On The Green Revolution

Woodrow W. Clark II, Ph.D., advises organizations and global leaders how to solve the problems of climate change through sustainable infrastructures and agile energy systems.

02/15/2015

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Sacramento Social Worker Becomes Social Justice Organizer

Dorothy Knable, once Sacramento’s CA Clean Money Campaign representative of four years, is upbeat whenever the topic of clean elections arises in conversation.

02/09/2015

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Sacramento Solar Industry Heats Up Given The State Mandate

Governor Jerry Brown announced at his most recent inauguration that 50 percent of California’s electricity will be derived from renewable sources by 2030.

02/08/2015

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Sacramento Division Manager Is Invested In Helping The Disabled

Brandon Anderson is the division manager for Destinations Mobility, whose mission is to provide safe, affordable wheelchair accessible vehicles and mobility equipment to physically challenged individuals.

02/08/2015

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Sacramento Police Officer With Doctorate, Provides Perspective To Professional Standards

Obed Magny of the Sacramento Police Department says, “If you’re thinking about a career in law enforcement, live your life in accordance with the ethics and responsibilities of the field.”

02/02/2015

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