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We are very proud of our alumni and their accomplishments. Each month, we will be highlighting alumni from hundreds of careers that Broward College has offered since our opening in 1960. If you, or someone you know would like to be featured, please click here to submit your information.



Glenna Brewster

Assistant Professror

Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing at Emory University

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Alumni Spotlight

"The opportunities I received at BC by being a tutor at the LRC at North Campus and participating in Omega Phi strengthened my ability to communicate effectively and showed me what was possible in terms of what I could accomplish."

Frantz Richard

Owner and Board Certified Optician

Garlock RV Optical

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Alumni Spotlight

Mr. Richard earned his A.S. degree from Broward College in Opticianry and Vision Care Technology. He has spent over ten years as a Vision Center and Optical Manager. He is now the proud business owner of his own center.

Andrew Schall

Medical Dosimetrist

Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

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Alumni Spotlight

I earned my A.S. at BC in Radiation Therapy, my B.S. from FGCU in Health Science, and reached my goal of earning my Master's degree in Medical Dosimetry. I am now a vital member of the radiation oncology team."

Isabel De Quesda

Intensive Care Nurse

Memorial Healthcare System

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Alumni Spotlight

"Isabel has been accepted to one of the most prestigious NP/PA Fellowships in the country, at Atrium Health in Charlotte, NC. These fellowships are few and far between . We are so proud of her." Dean Turpel, Broward College

Andrea Miller, MSN/Ed., RN, TNCC, CCRN

Critical Care Registered Nurse

Broward Health

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Alumni Spotlight

"BC taught me the knowledge that I now utilize as a Registered Nurse". I earned my A.S. degree at BC and continued my education with a BHS from FAU and a MSN/Ed from Walden University. I now work in a Neurotrauma ICU as an RN, and I teach as an adjunct nursing instructor at BC."

Grashma Vadakkel

Clinical Pharmacy Specialist

Memorial Sloane Kettering Cancer Center

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Alumni Spotlight

"I am very grateful for the knowledge and experiences gained at Broward College, concurrently earning both my high school diploma and A.A. degree. Thank you to the village that helped me to get where I am and make me who I am today".

Gregg Fields

Executive Director

Institute for Human Health and Disease, FAU

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Alumni Spotlight

"The faculty At BC provided me with a strong background in chemistry, facilitating my educational goals."

Jennyfer Rackal

Registered Nurse

Cleveland Clinic Florida

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Alumni Spotlight

Jennyfer earned her AS Degree at Broward College. She is working diligently, performing vital care to her patients, and shares the following message “I’m an ESSENTIAL worker by choice, because I LOVE what I do. I am grateful to BC for their support and guidance.

Debbie Savage

President and CEO

Responsive Home Health Care

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Alumni Spotlight

Debbie earned her A.A. degree at BC, and her B.S. in Nursing from Barry University. Her home heath agency provides professional, compassionate senior care in both residential homes and health facilities. She founded the company that has been in operation for over 26 years.

Jennifer Martinez

Float Patient Representative

Baptist Health South Florida

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Alumni Spotlight

Jennifer earned her A.A. degree at BC and recently completed her Bachelor’s degree at FIU. Jennifer has the responsibility of working behind the scenes, acting as the bridge between the patient and clinical staff