A Catholic Girls School in the Benedictine Tradition

Career Day 2019

Cissy LaForge
Career Day 2019 was another success, thanks to the leadership of the Alumnae Board. The program began with the keynote address, given by Natalie Weil ’00, who is a Pediatric Ophthalmologist. Dr. Weil graduated from LSU, Tulane School of Medicine, interned at St Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital/Columbia School of Medicine in New York and did a Fellowship at Emory University. She has traveled all over the globe helping refugees obtain quality medical care. Joining Dr. Weil in the breakout sessions were Jackie Sims Popham '99, Electrical Engineer; Andi Neal '09, Attorney and Assistant District Attorney; Brannon Wiedemann '03, Forensic Psychiatrist; Caitlin Picou '03, Entrepreneur and Cosmetics Line Owner; Casey Crawford '05, Riverboat Pilot; Clare Ledoux Power '10, Elementary School Teacher; Clare Ledoux Power '10, Elementary School Teacher; Jenn Miguez Batina '01, Clinical Therapist; Jenna Flannagan Dorlan '06, Business Development Manager; Jessica McDonald Baker '06, Airline Captain; Kristy Reeves '89, Music Industry Touring Consultant. Thanks to these remarkable women for sharing their inspirational stories and professional experiences with us!
St. Scholastica Academy is a Catholic, all-girls, college-preparatory high school located in Covington, Louisiana. Founded in 1903, SSA perpetuates the Benedictine tradition of balancing prayer, work, study, and community in developing adolescent girls into Christian women grounded in the Gospel values of the Catholic faith.
St. Scholastica Academy is a Catholic girls high school of the Archdiocese of New Orleans. As such it admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities available to students at its schools. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, or athletic and other school-administered programs.