Hello, I am Ms. Gahre (pronounced Gary)-
I attended Chaffey Community College completed my AA Degree earned Certificate in Correctional Sciences. While attending Chaffey I began my career in retail management. Then relocating to San Diego where, I continued my career in retail management in national & local retail companies for the next thirteen years. In 2001 I joined the Riverside County Office of Education division of Student Services in the Career Technical Education Unit (CTE). Working at Hemet High School from 2001-2005. While working I earned my Designated Vocational Education Credential. Then came to Paloma Valley High School to begin the CTE Marketing program in 2005. Having been instructing Career Technical Education (CTE). Specifically, in the Marketing, Sales & Service Pathway & operating the PVHS Student Store. Having attended Concordia University Irvine-CUI, earning BA in Liberal Arts. Then a short time later returning to CUI to earn a MA in School Counseling & PPS credential. My passion is to give students the tools & instruct students on the soft skills that will assist them in getting their first job. Instructing them in Customer Service, Loss Prevention, Cash Handling & Shopkeeping to name a few topics.
The Marketing Sales, & Service Pathway includes the following courses at PVHS:
#1. Retail Sales & Marketing- is the first course in the sequencing- a Concentrator. Taken concurrently with Student Store.
#2. Advanced Retail Sales & Marketing- this is the second course in the sequencing- a Capstone.