LAS VEGAS, NV – Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada is proud to announce Joanna Joy I. Lambert, Regional Banking Branch Manager (SAFE) III at Wells Fargo Bank has joined their board of directors.
Lambert is the Regional Banking Branch Manager (SAFE) III at Wells Fargo Bank. She is responsible for training, coaching, development and monitoring their retail banking sector.
Lambert was born in the Philippines and raised in Hawaii. She is currently the co-chair for Asian Connection at Wells Fargo and serves on their Diversity and Inclusion Committee. She is a liaison for Junior Achievement and Green Our Planet. Lambert serves on the Wells Fargo Volunteer Chapter Committee for Financial Literacy in Southern Nevada.
Lambert was a former Millennial Ambassador for Wells Fargo, a program that focuses on educating high school students to get them prepared for college and adulthood. She also volunteers and supports the Las Vegas Rescue Mission and The Shade Tree within Southern Nevada.
“We are so excited to have Joanna as part of our board leadership team. Her passion for Junior Achievement’s Mission is tried and true through the evidence of her personal volunteer time and her efforts to recruit others to join” – Michelle Jackson, President of Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada.
Lambert received her nursing certification from Health Care School of Hawaii. She also holds a certification in early childhood development.
Lambert’s favorite quote is by the late President Ronald Reagan – “We can’t help everyone, but everyone can help someone”.
ABOUT JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT OF SOUTHERN NEVADA
Junior Achievement is in its 100th year of operation (100 years, 100% ready) nationwide. Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada, Inc. was founded locally in 1996. The current local programs span grades K-12, with age-appropriate curricula. At the elementary level, students learn about their roles as individuals, workers and consumers while focusing on key life skills like the importance of saving and the difference between wants and needs. Middle and high school students learn about key economic principals, workforce issues they will face, personal budgeting and credit. Junior Achievement’s office is located at 1921 N Rainbow Blvd. on the second floor of Nevada State Bank. For more information visit JASNV.org. Like Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter