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Summer of Success

Your Toolkit for College and Beyond

Join our summer series of videos, webinars and Q&As to learn everything you need to know to succeed before, during, and after your college journey.

Career Success

Jump Start & Pandemic-Proof Your Career

Explore healthcare, venture capital & tech careers through roundtable webinars with current professionals, students, and alumni. Bring your questions and join in on the live conversation! Check out YouTube for the Spring 2020 Career Panel to explore a variety of careers and topics. Don’t forget to bookmark the Career Success website for internship opportunities and career related blog posts.

Toolkit includes:

  • Exploring Healthcare Careers Webinar (Wed., 8/5/20 from 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM PT)
  • Exploring Venture Capital & Tech with Accel Webinar (Thurs., 8/6/20 from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM )
  • Spring 2020 Career Panel Webinar (video)
  • Career Success Website
  • Resume Template 2020
  • Career Success updates on IG @ 10KDSuccess

Spring 2020 Career Panel

As you begin your college journey, this video provides community resources, plus advice on financial age, college counseling, disability services, tutoring, library, campus clubs, and much more.

Moderated by:

  • Gwen Snider, 10,000 Degrees Career Development Manager

Presenters include:

  • Carl Shan, Senior Data Scientist, Linked In
  • Anna Luna, Associate Director – Programs, (Philanthropy), Hirsch & Associates
  • Alyssa Ng, Senior Marketing Manager, Inclusion and Community Engagement, First Republic Bank
  • Monica Vu, Pathway Director & Educator, Oakland Unified School District
  • Tania Texidor, PsyD, Clinical Psychologist & Addiction Specialist, Kaiser Permanente Oakland & Private Practice
  • Kitima Chaimongkol, RN, CPMC
  • Venee McGee, Spiritual Activator & Entrepreneur, CEO & Founder, Ebb & Flow Womxn’s Collective
  • Chris Garcia, Associate at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, Doctor of Law (JD)

Exploring Healthcare Careers Webinar

A live conversation with healthcare professionals, recent alumni, and students as they discuss healthcare careers and answer your questions!

Moderated by:

  • Gwen Snider, 10,000 Degrees Career Development Manager

Presenters include:

  • Kitima Chaimongkol, Registered Nurse, California Pacific Medical Center
  • Rocio Camacho, Clinical Operations Manager
  • Jane Saelai, USF School of Nursing Alumna | Future RN Candidate
  • Thant Zaw, UC Davis Alumni | Research Associate – I, RAPT Therapeutics
  • Emile del Barrio, UC Davis Alumni | Surgery Assistant, UC Berkeley Refractive Surgery Center

Exploring Healthcare Careers Webinar

Interested in the healthcare field? Join us virtually in a live conversation with healthcare professionals, recent alumni, and students as they discuss healthcare careers and answer your questions!

Webinar link: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_jpgqvrRNRYKLW3SeCBpUBw
Webinar ID: 812 8825 6220
Webinar Password: 10000

The webinar will be moderated by:

  • Gwen Snider, 10,000 Degrees Career Success Manager

Our panelists include:

Exploring Venture Capital & Tech with Accel

How do small tech companies grow? Learn about venture capital and the intersection with tech companies with Accel, a venture capital company located in Palo Alto, CA. Panelists from Accel will discuss this connection in companies like the popular dating app, Bumble, among others. Join in on the conversation, ask questions, or simply listen.

Webinar link: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_3wxvBOYZQu2u4VDvTVEFrg
Webinar ID: 840 3192 6745
Webinar Password: 10000

The webinar will be moderated by:

  • Gwen Snider, 10,000 Degrees Career Success Manager

Our panelist include:

  • Peter Doyle, Venture Capital Investor, Accel

For more information, contact:

Alex Stern

Alex Stern
Program Director, North Bay
Phone: 415.451.4015
Email: astern (at) 10000degrees.org

Chris Gonzales

Christopher Gonzales
Program Director, New Markets
Phone: 951.807.1241
Email: cgonzales (at) 10000degrees.org

Scott BonDurant

Scott BonDurant
Program Director, College Success & Fellowship
Phone: 415.451.4011
Email: sbondurant (at) 10000degrees.org