CareerConnect Staff

Department People
Travis Sharpe

Travis Sharpe

Coordinator

Travis Sharpe is a workforce development specialist with over 10 years experience working with under-served and vulnerable populations in Eastern Europe and more recently in Northern Nevada. He finds great joy in helping people discover their natural talents and aptitudes, and matching them to fulfilling careers. Travis has a Bachelor's Degree in International Studies and a Master's Degree in Human Services Counseling. In his spare time, he enjoys hobbies such as portrait photography, playing bluegrass mandolin and going camping with his son.

Elizabeth Ortiz

Elizabeth Ortiz

Specialist

Elizabeth was raised in Reno and began her higher education at TMCC. After completing her associate of arts at TMCC, she transferred to the University of Nevada, Reno where she graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology. Elizabeth has prior experience in coaching individuals and is elated at the opportunity to provide help and support so that all students can reach their academic and employment goals. She understands that life can get in the way and sometimes all one needs is a little extra encouragement.

Scott Weissman

Scott Weissman

Assistive Technician

Scott Weissman's passion is helping students succeed at TMCC and beyond with the use of assistive, or specialized, technology. As a certified Assistive Technology Professional, he provides services for students in all areas of academic endeavor. He enjoys playing basketball, soccer, outdoor activities and above all having a good laugh.