Spotlights

These are the career stories of diverse individuals working in a variety of careers. Watch or read about what inspired them to pursue their career, what they were like growing up, what they love most about their career and more!

Susan Vash
Actor Tim Jo interviews Susan Vash, a casting director in LA, known for casting several TV shows which include Me, Myself and I, Pitch, The Neighbors, Happy Endings and many more. Watch to see how she became a casting director and advice to any aspiring casting directors out there! 
Entertainment, Media & Sports
Karla Sayles Gladeo on the Go
Gladeo League reporter Katelyn Torres interviews Karla Sayles about her job as Director of Public Affairs at Warner Bros. Entertainment. 
Government, Non-Profit & Public Service
Janay Coplon E! Networks
Gladeo League reporter Courtney Tate interviews Janay from E! Networks Busy Tonight. She shares with us how she got into the business, how she climbed the ladder and shares wise words with future producers out there! 
Entertainment, Media & Sports
Jason Ray
Jason Ray is a Senior Producer at Vive Studios, a software publishing subsidiary of Taiwanese smartphone company HTC that is known for its virtual reality headset and connections with Valve’s digital video game distribution platform Steam. Ray received degrees in Economics and Microbiology from San Jose State University in 1992 while working as a Quality Assurance Manager and Associate Producer for Strategic Simulations Inc., a company that notably developed games based on the Dungeons and Dragons and Warhammer 40,000 universes for systems including the MS-DOS, Commodore 64, Nintendo… Read more
Entertainment, Media & Sports
Moises Young
Moises Young, the youngest child of a working class couple, was destined to be an engineer. Young’s proficiency in math and science led him to earn a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and a master’s degree in engineering management, both from Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA. The Queens borough native is a project manager for the engineering company, AECOM, with 17 years of engineering experience focused on the transportation field of engineering. His father, an immigrant from Panama, worked in the banking industry, and his mother, an immigrant from the Philippines, worked as a… Read more
Engineering
Tamika Lamison
Watch and listen to Tamika's story on how she became a producer. 
Entertainment, Media & Sports