Mayfield Elementary School Career Day

May 4, 2012

Presenters included

Martial Arts Instructor
Lawrence Patrick & Crew

Lowes sales representative
Michael Wheeler

Landscape business owner
Erik Martin

Federal On- Scene Coordinator
Jason Screens
(Supervise Oil Spill Clean-Ups)

Executive Chef
Patrick Heim

CEO of Southern Surgical Hospital
Dianne Sehmi

St. Tammany Parish
Sheriff’s Dept.
James Calecas Jr. and others

Fire District No. 1 Fire Dept.
Officer Michael Thiel and others

Lighting Tech. for Hornet Games
Mark Hebert

Jaran Haynes

College professor
David Riep
(Art Historian/African Art Research)

Hurricane Hunter
Jim LaChute

Realtor/Real Estate Agent
Kasey Fiorella

Chris Spense

Respiratory therapist
Alicia Torres

Refrigerator Manager HVHC
Eric Groh

Radiologic Tech (X-ray tech)
Bridget Lea-Thompson

Claims Director (Progressive Ins.)
Cherif Ndiaye

Military Navy Special Warfare
Angel Rodriguez

U.S. Navy Chief (Logistics)
Miguel Reyes

David Sitton

Material Handler
Stephanie Bergeron
(orders parts for cars-military vehicles)

Marine Biologist -
Aquarium Of Americas
Richard Toth

Soldier, United States Army
Errol Williams

Owner of A-1 Window Washer
Charlie Laurie

Pro Fishermen
Lee Hillman

Pro Baseball Player
Floyd Fogg

Carlos Manning

Insurance Agent
Larry Hayes

Retired Swamp Tour Captain
Claude Sanders

U.S. Marine (Counterintelligence Specialist)
Robert Smith

Carpet Cleaning Business
Larry Roberson

Restaurant Owner
Olu Ariwajoye

Bus Driver
Tonia Perrie

Chief Meteorologist (WWL-TV)
Carl Arredondo

Restaurant Manager
Steffan Vorenkamp

Registered Nurse
Jessica Vorenkamp

Registered Nurse
Suzette Roberts

Police Officer
Wade Bowser

Leonard Marlborough

Dispatcher for 911
Athena Walker





Pro Baseball Player Floyd Fogg talks with Principal Arlana LeBlanc

Students enjoyed presentations by Lee Hillman.

Firefighters from Fire District No. 1 gave a tour of a fire engine.

WWL-TV Weather forecaster Carl Arredondo spoke about meteorology.

Steffan Vorenkamp, center, spoke about being a restaurant manager, the importance of food and the memories created by special occasion meals.


New Orleans Police Department Officer Wade Bowser spoke about using 911 correctly, and his experiences in arresting people.

Lawrence Patrick, right, spoke about being a Martial Arts instructor for the past 17 years.