As a collaborative partner to all College departments, campuses, and employee groups, The Center for Academic and Professional Excellence, better known as CAPE, formulates, designs, and coordinates staff and faculty professional development and training to support the institution’s strategic goals. The purpose of CAPE is to foster a lifelong learning environment, provide opportunities for College service, develop and facilitate leadership, service excellence, and professional skills training. CAPE focuses on the areas of Leadership, Pedagogy, Compliance, Technology, and People Skills to support the development and maturity of the organizational culture that improves institutional effectiveness, efficiency, and accountability. We are proud to be CSN Coyotes!

CAPE Staff

Jann Carson, Senior Specialist - Learning & Development (CAPE)

Carson, Jann

Senior Specialist - Learning & Development (CAPE)

Human Resources

email    |    (702) 651-7521
Ayesha Kidd, Associate Vice President – Organizational Development & Effectiveness

Kidd, Ayesha

Associate Vice President – Organizational Development & Effectiveness

Human Resources

email    |    (702) 651-7456


College of Southern Nevada
CAPE – Center for Academic and Professional Excellence
West Charleston Campus
Sort Code WCE120
6375 West Charleston Blvd.
Las Vegas, Nevada 89146
Phone: 702-651-5685 | Fax: 702-651-5685 | Email CAPE

As the CAPE  Sr. Specialist I love working with a team that plans and executes strategic goals. As a presenter in people skills workshops, my passion and focus is always foremost on providing service excellence.
- Jann Carson Sr. Specialist