Greenspun College of Urban Affairs Alumni of the Year
’13 BA Communication Studies
Mercedes Bolt, ’13 BA Communication Studies, co-stars on the popular “Mark & Mercedes in the Morning” on KMXB/Mix 94.1 Las Vegas. She is passionate about the Las Vegas community. Bolt has helped raise more than one million cans of food for the Salvation Army and funds a wide variety of local charities such as the Rape Crisis Center, Goodie Two Shoes, Communities in Schools, Boys and Girls Clubs, United Way, and many more. Bolt was named “Best Local Radio Personality” by the Las Vegas Review-Journal from 2000-12 and Billboard Magazine’s “Air Personality of the Year” in 1998, plus many more honors for her on-air work. She graduated cum laude from UNLV.