Health Science and Public Safety Community Partnerships

The following is a list of our community partners.

Mary Jane Ostrander
Carson City Health & Human Services
Carson City, NV
mostrander@carson.org

Pathway:
Human Services
Opportunities for Students
Human Services including housing, job search techniques, career fair, City social services. Provide/host a job shadow, Provide/host an internship, Mentor a student through a project such as the senior project.

Dr. Melissa Jones
Carson City Orthodontics
Carson City, NV
rjk4027spring@gmail.com

Pathway:
Orthodontics
Opportunities for Students
"Orthodontics (also referred to as dentofacial orthopedics) is a specialized form of dentistry focusing on the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of dental and facial abnormalities. We always provide the gentlest version of treatment that will get your best result, whether that is through low-friction and light-force Damon® Smile and Damon Clear™ braces, or the incredibly comfortable option of Invisalign® and Invisalign Teen®. Plus, with no extra charge for clear braces or Invisalign, you can feel confident to smile even while you’re straightening your teeth". Host a field trip at my business, Provide/host a job shadow, Provide/host an internship, Mentor a student through a project such as the senior project, Showcase my business/career as a guest speaker.

Caroline Longre
Carson Tahoe Regional Health Care
Carson City, NV
caroline.longre@ctrh.org

Pathway:
Health Care
Opportunities for Students
Employee of Carson Tahoe Hospital. Operating as a case manager for emergency room discharged patients. Recent ER nurse. Formerly a pediatric nurse. Showcase my business/career as a guest speaker.

Dr. Thomas Gibbons
Bristlecone Family Eye Care
Carson City, NV
eyedocmgr01@yahoo.com

Pathway:
Graphic Design - Marketing
Opportunities for Students

Doctor of Optometry. Addresses vision problems and correction via contact lenses and glasses. Host a field trip at my business, Showcase my business/career as a guest speaker.