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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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Adrian Peterson Oropeza

SOC Threat Hunter

Compuquip Cybersecurity


Alumni Spotlight

Adrian Peterson Oropeza earned a BASc in Information Technology at BC. He is a SOC Threat Hunter and a Security Engineer at Compuquip Cybersecurity. Compuquip Cybersecurity is a cybersecurity service provider focused on simplifying security for organizations of all sizes. Adrian specializes in information security architecture/engineering and cyber incident investigations, handling, and forensics. He is also a US veteran and a Mentor for Veterati.

Andres Osuna

Maintenance Engineering Supervisor



Alumni Spotlight

Andres Osuna got his start at BC and earned his A.A. He then continued his education at the University of Florida where he earned his B.S. in Industrial and Systems Engineering and graduated Magna Cum Laude. Andres is currently working as a Maintenance Engineering Supervisor at PepsiCo, a global food and beverage company.

Victor Parada

Project Engineer

PCL Construction


Alumni Spotlight

Victor Parada earned an A.A. at BC, and then went to Florida International University where he earned a degree in Civil Engineering. He is a Project Engineer at PCL Construction. PCL is a group of independent construction companies that carries out work across Canada, the United States, the Caribbean, and in Australia. Victor is responsible for field and project engineering, quality control, contract administration, shop drawing review, scheduling, and related support functions. He also volunteers at Wahoe Commune India where he teaches English and Math to children ages 5-14.

Aaliyah Pasols

Assistant Editor

THINK Magazine


Alumni Spotlight

Aaliyah Pasols got her start at BC by earning her A.A. She is now pursuing her bachelor’s in communication and journalism at Florida International University. Aaliyah has been working as the Assistant Editor for Think Magazine. She is also a writer for the Miami New Times where she covers freelance stories on music, culture, and nightlife.

Bicky Khosla Patel

Sourcing Specialist

Bristol-Myers Squibb


Alumni Spotlight

Bicky Khosla Patel earned an A.A. at BC and continued her education at Florida Atlantic University where she double majored in business management and health services administration. After FAU she earned an MBA at Florida International University. She is a Sourcing Specialist at Bristol-Myers Squibb. Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing and delivering innovative medicines for patients with serious diseases. Some of her job responsibilities include managing an ongoing load of 15-32 exempt level positions, creating recruiting strategies and plan in coordination with hiring managers, prepare offers and develop relocation packages, and more.

Bernard Paul-Hus

President + C.E.O

Hypower, INC


Alumni Spotlight

Bernard Paul-Hus is President and C.E.O of Hypower, Inc. which is one of the largest Full Service, State Licensed Electrical, General, and Utility Contractors in Florida, and employs over 400 dedicated professionals. He spent his youth working alongside his father, a Montreal native, who taught him the work ethic that has led him to be so successful. After attending Broward College, his experiences as a young leader taught him that in order to elevate and grow his company, he must adapt and be proactive. He is involved in various community outreach and volunteer opportunities, and was honored this year with the Ultimate CEO Award from the South Florida Business Journal, for his outstanding success.