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Alumni Spotlights


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.

Herdyne Mercier, LCSW

Chief Grief Crusader

Mercier Wellness and Consulting


Alumni Spotlight

"I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Certified Grief Coach, transformational Speaker, as well as a workshop facilitator. I am also the host of the “𝗥𝗲𝗱𝗲𝗳𝗶𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗚𝗿𝗶𝗲𝗳” podcast. I'm hired by individuals, companies, and organizations to help individuals come to terms with their grief and reach restoration."

Tremaine Hemans, Esq.

Immigration Attorney

Law Offices of Jesus Reyes


Alumni Spotlight

Tremaine earned both her A.A. and A.S degree from BC, her B.S. degree from NSU and her JD, Law from FIU. Tremaine, the first in her family to attend college, says "ANYTHING is possible if you have faith and believe in yourself. Getting my start at BC prepared me for law school in so many ways and gave me the confidence to succeed.

Shekeisha Banner, MSW

Therapist and Medical Social Worker

Silver Lining Counseling and Consulting, LLC


Alumni Spotlight

Shekeisha earned her A.A. degree from BC, a Bachelor’s and Masters degree from FAU, and will complete her Ph.D. next year. Shekeisha is a highly experienced clinical professional who values client care and seeks to treat each client with dignity, respect, and compassion.

Lyneida Lopez-Estrella, LMHC

Psychosocial Rehabilitation Therapist

Henderson Behavioral Health


Alumni Spotlight

Lyneida earned her A.A. degree from BC, a Bachelor’s degree from FAU, and a Master’s degree from FIU..“It all starts with one person; if I can inspire and be there to help those in need, I will go as far as I can to do right for those that put their trust in me.”

Kenneth King

Vice President of Housing

Camillus House, Inc.


Alumni Spotlight

Starting with his A.A. degree in Psychology from BC, and following with his B.A. and MBA, as VP of Housing, Kenneth oversees Camillus' housing program, which provides housing to more than 800 individuals and families in 12 facilities throughout Miami-Dade County.