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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.

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Stephanie Weiss De Filippo

Founder & Chief Bottle Washer

Juicera, Inc.


Alumni Spotlight

Stephanie De Filippo earned her A.A. at BC and her Bachelors in Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition Services at Florida International University. She is the Founder & Chief Bottle Washer at Juicera, Inc. Juicera is a company that creates certified organic cold pressed juice, wellness shots and nitro cold brew coffee. Stephanie says that she has a passion for “achieving unparalleled health, wellness, vitality and longevity.” It all started when she bought her first cold pressed juice machine and now her business has been growing for the past 10 years.

Katherine Acevedo

Targeted Case Manager

Henderson Behavioral Health


Alumni Spotlight

Katherine earned her A.A. at BC, her Bachelor's degree at FAU, and her Master's at University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Prior to starting her position at Henderson Behavioral Health, she was an Adjunct Professor at South College, a Graduate teaching Assistant at UT, Knoxville and has also held various other roles including Youth Service Coordinator at the Boys & Girls Club. "Many of the best memories that I have during my college career have been at this wonderful college that I hold in great esteem!

Moises Acosta III

Director of Restaurants

Seminole Casino Coconut Creek


Alumni Spotlight

In addtition to his role as Director of Restaurants, Moises is also Vice President of the Florida Restaurant & Lodging Association Broward Chapter.

Martelli Adeka

Financial Advisor

Merrill Lynch Wealth Management


Alumni Spotlight

Martelli Adeka earned his A.A. degree from BC. "Broward College was one the best academic experiences I've had in my academic learning. I enjoyed the flexible schedule, it allowed me to work full time. The staff I encountered was helpful and supportive. I desire to give back to BC's continuing success".

Monica Aguiar


Northwestern Mutual


Alumni Spotlight

Monica Aguiar earned her A.A. in Business Administration from BC, she then continued to receive her bachelor's degree in Marketing from the University of Central Florida, and is now in the process of earning her master's degree in Human Resources Management from FIU. Monica works as a Recruiter at Northwestern Mutual, where she has been gaining experience in the financial services industry.

Shabana Ali, A.A. '18

Project Manager & Research Assistant

Florida International University


Alumni Spotlight

Shabana Ali earned an A.A. degree at Broward College and is now pursuing a B.A. in Psychology at Florida International University. She currently has an internship as a Project Manager & Research Assistant at Florida International University. She started working in the Legal Psychology Lab as a Research Assistant before she became a Project Manager. Shabana has previous experience working in hospitals, offices, and schools where structure and collaboration with professional workers were utilized and enforced.