Joseph was selected as one of Reno's 10 most influential leaders of non-profits, in 2014. His career in No. NV has focused on improving the lives of impoverished youths. As an Arts and Media Education Specialist, Joseph has earned international awards for programs on poverty, education, human rights, and healing from grief. As an educator, counselor, and administrator, Joseph has served over 20,000 children, teens, and adults afflicted by poverty.
Site-Based Coach, MOMS
Lynda works for AARP. She chose to become a Financial Coach to better serve the retired population. Lynda has a Paralegal AA degree, a bachelors degree in Metaphysics, and is currently working on her masters in Metaphysics.
Site-Based Coach, UNR
Amy Nelson is a Financial Specialist at UNR. In her role on campus, she strives to empower students with financial knowledge and resources so that they make informed, confident decisions about their money. Amy serves as VP of OA-NV, Chair of the OA-NV Financial Coaching Comm, 2015 winner of the Appreciating Assets Award, and on the board of JA. Amy is passionate about helping those in our community succeed financially.
Co-Founder of On The Right Track, “Your Prescription to Success”. 34 yrs Gaming Mgmt + 9 yrs business financial/mgmt mentoring .
Nancy Brown is the Senior Manager, Community Development for Charles Schwab Bank. Nancy has over 36 years of experience in banking and is passionate about her community development work which she considers to be the most rewarding and impactful experience in her banking career. These activities include work that focuses on affordable housing, small business support and asset development.
OA-NV Master Coach
I have a passion for seeing people marry opportunity with personal change and see the possibilities with hope and power. I have coached for over 15 years in careers, relationships, life coaching and now financial coaching. I have worked in corporations, communities and with individuals from many walks of life. Coaching can be life changing as much for the coach as for the client. It’s a privilege and a joy!