OV Spotlight

  • OV Spotlight: Lynda McCarthy, RN

    For Lynda McCarthy, retirement didn’t mean giving up nursing. Lynda, who turns 70 this year along with Opportunity Village, has been with the organization for just over four years. Not being interested in hospital nursing, she spent her 45-year career working mainly with children with disabilities and adults in long-term care facilities and in-home care.

  • OV Spotlight: Raul Villa, Bakery Manager

    Anyone who has tasted a Dessie’s Table cookie is aware of the perfect balance of sweetness and savory satisfaction found within the sugar and flour combinations. This is no accident. It is the flavor profile that occurs when meticulously constructed recipes meet pure passion. With 30 years of pastry experience in the casino industry, in

  • OV Spotlight: Patricia Glover-Smith, AbilityOne Service Contracts Manager

    For many companies, developing economic empowerment may be a second thought. For those working with Opportunity Village however, it’s a source of daily inspiration. Helping fulfil the OV mission and embrace the inspiration that comes from seeing the personal and professional growth of people with disabilities, is Patricia Glover-Smith, an OV service contracts manager with

  • OV Spotlight: Bryan Coy, Board Member

    A longtime resident of Las Vegas, and Opportunity Village board member since 2020, Bryan Coy is more than a businessman. Bryan is a family man and one of only a handful of individuals who enjoyed a recent once-in-a-lifetime ride along the Las Vegas strip. Beyond his time as an OV board member, Bryan is the

  • OV Spotlight: Markeysha Bolton, Case Manager

    When it comes to developing skills and pursuing passions, this born and raised Las Vegas local is no stranger to building connections that last. With eight years of previous experience as an activities coordinator and lead activities coordinator with the Opportunity Village ERC, Markeysha Bolton recently returned to a career at OV after taking time

  • Day in life of a Mail Center Technician

    Discover all the different careers Opportunity Village has to offer with this series of in-depth profession overviews. Meet Julee P., Mail Center Technician In this series of "Day in the Life of ____", we will be highlighting the various professions Opportunity Village has to offer. This feature is focused on the role of Mail

  • Day in life of a Lead Activities Coordinator

    Discover all the different careers Opportunity Village has to offer with this series of in-depth profession overviews. Meet Marissa D., Lead Activities Coordinator for PRIDE In this series of "Day in the Life of ____", we will be highlighting the various professions Opportunity Village has to offer. This feature is focused on the role of Lead

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