Comstock’s invited some of our Young Professionals honorees to Canon Restaurant, where we shot the issue’s spread, to talk mentorship and nonlinear career paths.
Video by California Capital Film Studios
Hosted by Vanessa Labi
Produced by Danna Sweidan, Johnny Flores and Vanessa Labi
Photos by Katy Karns
Special thanks to Canon Restaurant for hosting us
As executive director of HomeAid Sacramento, Amber Celmer is dedicated to empowering people experiencing homelessness.
With a background in communications, an approachable demeanor and a passion for equity and education, Latoya Jackson-Lainez has found her calling as director of diversity, EEO and Title IX for Sierra College.
It’s normal for career paths to be unclear, or even lead you
backward temporarily. Metro Edge’s 2022 program chair Taylor
Toledo offers up ideas for young professionals to find their
way along a path that is anything but linear.
Mentors can help mentees look for a job, strengthen their
portfolios, navigate the rocky waters of freelancing and