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There is Hope. Asking for Help is a Great Act of Courage.

About Hope Means Nevada

Hope Means Nevada is a campaign organized by Nevada Medical Center, which is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. The mission of Nevada Medical Center is to improve Nevada’s healthcare through the promotion of collaboration and innovation within the healthcare community. With established performance metrics and health indicators, health priorities are identified to measure community success.

Hope Means Nevada Staff

Julie Murray

Julie Murray

President / Co-Chair of Hope Means Nevada
Nevada Medical Center
Ciera Bellavance

Ciera Bellavance

Executive Director
Nevada Medical Center
Kathryn Jacobs

Kathryn Jacobs

Fiscal/Administrative
Nevada Medical Center
Mackenzie Miles

Mackenzie Miles

Communications Director
Hope Means Nevada

Nevada Medical Center Board

Gard Jameson

Gard Jameson

Treasurer
Nevada Medical Center
Angela Edgeworth

Angela Edgeworth

Board of Directors
Nevada Medical Center
Dr. Sheldon Jacobs PsyD, LMFT

Dr. Sheldon Jacobs PsyD, LMFT

Board of Directors
Nevada Medical Center
Dr. Florence Jameson

Dr. Florence Jameson

Board of Directors
Nevada Medical Center
Mary Ann Mele Dondero

Mary Ann Mele Dondero

Board of Directors / Co-Chair of Hope Means Nevada
Nevada Medical Center
Dr. Alison Netski

Dr. Alison Netski

Board of Directors
Nevada Medical Center
Jennifer Yee, J.D., MSN, ACNP

Jennifer Yee, J.D., MSN, ACNP

Board of Directors
Nevada Medical Center

Advisory Board

Bruce Spotleson

Vice President, Neon Museum

Gary Ackerman

President, Gaudin Automotive Group

Founder, UNLV Ackerman Center for Autism and Neurodevelopment Solutions

Andrew Baca

Corporate Director of Innovation Technology & Strategy, Caesars Entertainment

Diana Bennett

Board Chair and Co-founder; Paragon Gaming

Adam Bravo

Vice President Direct Marketing Strategy, MGM Resorts International

Jeff Civillico

Philanthropist, Entertainer, Caesars Entertainment; Founder and Chairman of Win-Win Entertainment

Hans Dorweiler

Retired Gaming Executive

Dr. Clarence Dunagan IV

M.C. FACEP, Medical Director Emergency Services, Chief of Staff, Mountain View Hospital

Brian Formisano

Region Bank President; Wells Fargo

Dr. Shawn Gerstenberger

NMC Advisory Board Chairman; Dean, UNLV School of Community Health Sciences

Dr. Mary Guinan

Professor Emerita, UNLV School of Community Health Sciences; Author

Dr. Ludy Llasus

Associate Dean; Nevada State College School of Nursing

Maria Moore

State Director; AARP Nevada

Capt. John Pelletier

Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department

John Tippins

Founder & CEO, Northcap

Dr. Debra Toney

Directory of Quality Management; Nevada Health Centers, Inc.

Dr. Marcia Turner

Chief Administrative Officer, UMC

Dr. Robert Ulmer

Dean, UNLV Greenspun College of Urban Affairs

Dr. John Wagner

Director of Community Relation; UNLV NCLI (Nonprofit, Community, and Leadership Initiative)

Dr. Anne Weisman

Director of Wellness & Integrative Medicine, UNLV School of Medicine

Lynn F. Wiesner

Big Dog’s Hospitality Group

Janise Wiggins

Grant Me Success; Grant Expert, Writer, Speaker