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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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Mark Supple

Retired Special Agent

U.S. Department of State


Alumni Spotlight

"Because of Broward College I worked nine years in the airline industry. I then changed careers to become a U.S. Special Agent for 24 years, retiring from the U.S. Foreign Service having worked in 6 continents with the Peace Corps and the US Department of State".

Joseph Swiderski

Emergency Management Cost Recovery Coordinator

Broward County Government


Alumni Spotlight

After graduating Broward College with an associates, Joseph continued his education till he earned himself a master’s degree. He has also founded his own small business, Florida Emergency Planning Services LLC, which specializes in developing Comprehensive Emergency Management plans for healthcare facilities. He thanks Broward College for giving him the lead he needed to pursue his career.

Loxanne Taylor

Founder and Managing Attorney

L.P. Taylor Law


Alumni Spotlight

Loxanne Taylor earned an A.A. from BC, a B.Sc. in Criminal Justice from FIU, and a Juris Doctorate from St. Thomas University School of Law. She is currently working towards earning a Doctor of Business Administration. She is the Founder and Managing Attorney of L.P. Taylor Law, which is a boutique law specializing in immigration law, business law, and real estate law. Loxanne has earned plenty of knowledge and experience in many aspects of immigration and nationality law due to interning at some of the best immigration firms, and nonprofit organizations. She has a passion for immigration issues and has a nurtured entrepreneurial mindset.

Shawn Thomas

Treasury Accountant



Alumni Spotlight

Shawn earned his A.A from BC, his B.B.A from Florida Atlantic University and his M.B.A from Nova Southeastern University. He currently works at ChenMed as a Treasury Accountant, where he assist with financial schedules, transactions, balances and more necessities within the company, both internal and external. He has previous experience working in the Financial Sales department, in which he spent a lot of time training with large cooperate companies such as AutoNation, Office Depot and T-mobile and Best Buy. He is also a volunteer for the Boca Raton Regional Hospital, where he has received over 800 volunteer hours in various departments throughout the hospital such as the cafeteria, OR, endoscopy and more.

Ryan Thomas

Community Outreach Director

City of Fort Lauderdale


Alumni Spotlight

Ryan Thomas earned an A.A. at BC and is working towards a B.A. in Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management at Florida Atlantic University. He is the Community Outreach Director at The City of Fort Lauderdale. He started off as Senior Data & Performance Outcomes Coordinator and worked through being an intern and a Project coordinator until he reached the position he currently holds. Many that have previously worked with Ryan describe him as someone who is always going above and beyond.

Kai Tillman

Solution Sales Specialist



Alumni Spotlight

Kai got his academic start at BC, earning both an A.A. degree in economics, and an A.S. degree in accounting. He continued his education at FSU, where he was a triple major student, earned three B.S. degrees in management information systems, marketing and retail management. Kai is also a US Army Veteran, a top self-published author of five books, and a member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.