Faculty

School Faculty

In Summary

10 Instructors – Almost 200 years of table game experience – 4 Current High Limit Dealers at Major strip properties – A Former Casino Manager – 6 Former & Current “Pit Bosses” – Experience dealing and supervising at more than 30 different Casino properties

“Learn from the Best!”

Alexander Kim

Executive Director

Born and raised in Las Vegas, Alexander is the Director of CEG Dealer School with over 10 years of dealing experience. Starting at the Gold Coast Hotel & Casino in 2008, he quickly got promoted to Floor Supervisor before leaving to go work at Wynn Las Vegas & Encore in 2009. In 2010, he left Wynn Resorts to help open The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas as a high limit table games dealer. He opened CEG Dealer School in 2014.

Alex maintains a real open door policy. Feel free to address any of your concerns with him. From text to email, phone to Facebook, Alex works tirelessly to support, advance and promote his students.


David Noll

"The Counselor" / Director

David is our school Counselor and a Director. A US Army Veteran, David “broke in” at the Golden Gate in 1991 on a “bird game” with .25 cent cheques.  His Gaming Career spans some 27+ years and includes more than 12 casinos, with roles from Dealer to Pit Boss, Gaming Consultant and even dealing on a yacht in the Pacific.

David can help with issues related to enrollment, casino careers, job placement and student roles. He also teaches an advanced Dice Class.


Lisa Deery

Director of Education

Lisa is our Director of Education and “Dean of Dice” with over 20 years of casino experience. Her experience includes working as a Table Games Manager at The D Casino in Downtown Las Vegas and being a Manager/Trainer at the Four Winds Casino in New Buffalo, MI.

Lisa’s passion is her students and teaching table games with an emphasis on correct procedures and mechanics. Having seen and held thousands of auditions over the years Lisa has made it her goal to improve the quality of dealers in Las Vegas. When Lisa approves your audition you know you are ready!


Momma Kim

Master Instructor

Momma Kim is an instructor who for the last 28 years has worked in the Palace Court at Caesars Palace, the High Limit Salon Pit considered by many to be the pinnacle of High Limit Dealing, especially for high stakes Baccarat.  You will not find a more experienced Bacc instructor who has also reached this career apex.

Momma Kim teaches Baccarat Mini and Midi. She also works closely as a consultant on every aspect of CEG school operations.


Robert Gottlieb

Master Instructor

Robert is a Master Instructor with over 32 years of dealing experience. He works currently as a high limit dealer at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas and has been there since its opening in 2010. Before the Cosmo Roberts long career includes time at Aria,  Caesars Palace, Wynn Resorts, The Venetian, and Station Casinos. Robert’s experience working in various high end properties gives CEG Dealer School students a perspective of what high end casinos are looking for when hiring dealers.

Robert provides instruction in all Games.


Lauren Goldberg

Instructor

Lauren is an instructor with over 24 years of dealing experience. She works currently as a Table Games Dealer at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas and has been there since its opening in 2010. Before working at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, she worked previously at Rio All Suite Hotel & Casino, Flamingo Hilton Hotel & Casino and the Edgewater Hotel & Casino in Laughlin, Nevada.

Lauren provides instruction in Blackjack, Roulette and Specialty Games.


Cynthia Cramer

Instructor

Cindi is a part-time instructor and current dealer with over 22+ years of dealing experience. She has worked previously at The D Casino in Downtown Las Vegas, Sands Regency and Fitzgerald’s Hotel and Casino in Reno, Nevada.

Cindi teaches Blackjack, Roulette and Specialty Games.


Michael Nguyen

Instructor

Michael is a part-time Craps instructor and has over 10+ years of dealing experience. He works currently as a Floor Supervisor at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas and has been there since its opening in 2010. Before working at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, he worked previously at Red Rock Hotel & Casino, Santa Fe Hotel & Casino, Gold Coast Hotel & Casino and El Cortez Hotel & Casino.


Jeremy Segafredo

Instructor

Jeremy is a part-time instructor and has over 10+ years of dealing experience. From Boyd Gaming to Treasure Island to The Cosmopolitan, Jeremy can show you the skills and attitude you need to quickly scale the casino career ladder.

Jeremy teaches Blackjack, Roulette and Craps.


Rocky Katagiri

Instructor

A current High Limit Casino Dealer at the Cosmopolitan, Rocky is CEG’s Japanese liaison and frequent media personalty for all things gaming related. His career spans more than a decade and includes casinos such as the RIo and Hard Rock Hotel.

Rocky provides instruction in all casino table games.


Becky Corbitt

Instructor

Becky broke in at the Lady Luck in 1972. Her gaming career spans 46 years and includes 35 years of dealing at 12 different casinos. Becky has also served in various supervisory capacities including Floor Supervisor and Shift Manager.

Becky provides instruction in Blackjack, Roulette and Specialty Games.

Hours of Operation

MONDAY-THURSDAY: 10AM – 8PM
FRIDAY: 10AM – 5PM
SATURDAY: 12PM - 5PM