Watkins has also dedicated the past 16 years of her life to volunteering and advocating for financial literacy through Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada. The nonprofit provides business, economic and life-skills programs.

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Jackie Valdera’s passion and dedication to bettering the lives of Southern Nevadans began when as a child, her family moved from Salt Lake City to Las Vegas, and settled in the neighborhood known as 28th Street.

Kolanda Scott is a native of Southern Nevada who gives back to her community both professionally and personally. She is the development and activities coordinator with U.S. VETS.

Stephanie Wilson, who founded Wicked Creative in 2006, has grown the company into one of the top agencies in the market representing travel, dining, celebrity, nightlife, beauty, wellness and entertainment clients.

Stacey Ranieri, owner of Ranieri Construction, is a licensed general contractor and licensed Realtor who really enjoys building, remodeling and selling buildings in Las Vegas. She followed the path of her father, who was a superintendent for large construction firms.

With the holiday season comes gratitude for our gifts and all of our Fearless Females are appreciative of the advice, opportunities and help in achieving their goals.

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Fearless Females break down barriers, excel in their chosen profession and set an example for the women of Southern Nevada and the world.

Inspiration and a love of family describe these incredible women that are part of the community of Southern Nevada.

Nicole Johnson, wife and mother, co-owns a construction company and is a professional off-road driver who competes professionally including the Monster Jam World Finals recently.