In May 2020, during the global pandemic, P4P partnered with the CAPS Network and it's affiliated to bring a 4-day online event to students of ages everywhere. Virtual Career featured 20+ speakers and drew over 1,600 registered viewers of all ages.
Relive Day 1 of the Virtual Career Week - Originated May 11, 2020
Featuring: Annie Vander Werff, GTA Consulting; Latoya Goree, Edgemoor/ Clark/ Weitz/ Clarkson Construction; Dr. Ameer Musa, MD, Rush University Medical; Lauren V. Davis, Lauren Davis Creative; Jordan Gittemeier, RN, Barnes-Jewish Hospital; Tracye Julien Donovan, Donovan-Julien Holdings, Inc.; Sean Putney, Kansas City Zoo
Through networking and slowly building her company, Latoya fully transitioned out of the nonprofit world to learn the construction industry. Latoya will focus on career transition, utilizing prior skillsets and successes to support a new industry, and how taking chances in your career can open new opportunities.
Going on four years now, Jordan has been an RN in the emergency department of Barnes-Jewish Hospital. Through photos of various injuries and first-hand accounts, Jordan will take you on a personal tour of the ED including Level 1 traumas (most severe) and how these patients are worked once they come into the department. She is looking forward to your questions!
As the Chief Zoological Officer for the Kansas City Zoo, Sean Putney gets to oversee all of the living collections and animal health. Learn about his career path as well as how the zoo works in regard to the animal's health and safety.
Check out the rest of 2020 Virtual Career Week:
Day 1: Annie Vander Werff, GTA Consulting; Latoya Goree, Edgemoor/ Clark/ Weitz/ Clarkson Construction; Dr. Ameer Musa, MD, Rush University Medical; Lauren V. Davis, Lauren Davis Creative; Jordan Gittemeier, RN, Barnes-Jewish Hospital; Tracye Julien Donovan, Donovan-Julien Holdings, Inc.; Sean Putney, Kansas City Zoo
(Originally streamed May 11, 2020)
Day 2: Jeremiah Harris, Minneapolis Public School; Adam Kopp, Madak; Darius Lane, John Deere; Dr. Megan Malone, DC, Tri-County Wellness Clinic; Jennifer Lindsey, Corbion; Matt Opheim, US Bank
(Originally streamed May 12, 2020)
Day 3:Kelsey Dodson-Smith, Cambria; Marc Reifenrath, Spinutech; David Lantz, Flight Operations, NASA; Curt Hudnutt, Rabobank North America; Raja Chari, Astronaut, NASA; Heather Marquez, Mind Links, ActionCOACH
(Originally streamed May 13, 2020)
Day 4:Dr. Kirk Suedmeyer, DVM, Kansas City Zoo; Drew Motl, John Deere; Laura Heurung, Wild Isles Swimwear; Jeff Noel, Retired, Walt Disney Co.; Craig Casey, Burns & McDonnell; Zenia Bringhurst, Boston Scientific; Clifton Taulbert, Author/ Speaker
(Originally streamed May 14, 2020)
2020 Career Week was presented by the CAPS Network in partnership with Cedar Valley CAPS, MADAK and P4P.