Althea Sheets joined Nevada EPSCoR and the Nevada System Sponsored Programs office as the Communications Specialist in November 2014. She is responsible for print and information graphic design/infographics; website admin for multiple WordPress sites; meeting and conference planner; and social media manager. Althea came from Idaho EPSCoR, University of Idaho where she spent seven years as the Communications Manager. She brought with her ten years of higher education knowledge as well as twenty years of private industry and federal government experience. She holds two undergraduate degrees – Communication Studies and Accounting – from the University of Idaho. Althea is a family history buff and loves spending time with her family off-roading in the Nevada desert.