First Name: Brittany
First Name: Brittany
High School: Covington High School
University: Louisiana State University
Degree: Kinesiology and Pre-med
Career Goal: To become an Optometrist
Song: “Meet Virginia” by Train
Book: The Host by Stephenie Meyer
Quote: “With God, all things are possible” Matthew 19:26 and “What we are is God’s gift to us. What we become is our gift to God.” By Eleanor Powell
Author: Nicholas Sparks
Food: Family recipe for Crawfish Patrick
Movie: Remember The Titans
TV Show: American Idol
Pastime: I love spending my time reading, being at the beach or on the water, and spending time with friends and family.
Lifetime Goal: To become an Optometrist, have my own practice, get married and have a happy/healthy family.
Best Habit: Eating healthy
Worst Habit: Picking the nail polish off of my nails right after I get a manicure
Best Experience of being a New Orleans Saintsation so far: The best experiences thus far were going on retreat, which was one of the best experiences of my life and getting to meet people who will forever have an impact on my life. I have just enjoyed being part of an organization that has such a positive impact on the community.
Best thing about being a Saintsation: The best thing about being a New Orleans Saintsation so far is being able to represent the New Orleans Saints as well as my home state Louisiana while doing something I enjoy and love to do!
Advice for younger girls: A saying I like to live by, “Be yourself because everyone else is already taken,” by Oscar Wilde. Follow your heart and always believe in yourself. Most importantly, keep a relationship with God and your family. Never take anything for granted.
Trait you admire most in other people: Confidence
What is your most outstanding attribute: I am a very positive person, always looking for the good in people and in all situations.
Other than your family, who is a positive role model in your life: Dr. Kathleen Willis; Dr. Willis is not only an astounding woman, but she is also an accomplished doctor, a dedicated wife and mother as well as the Medical Director at LSU Health/Lallie Kemp Regional Medical Center. While balancing all of her responsibilities, she still finds time to help others any way she can. Overall, Dr. Willis is an extremely admirable person, as you can see, which is why she is a positive role model in my life.
If you had the opportunity to travel anywhere in the world, where would it be and why: I love to travel! I hope to be able to go back to Europe in the near future, there are so many more places there I would love to visit. If I had the opportunity to travel somewhere it would be Sydney, Australia. Sydney has so much to offer in culture, traditions and such beautiful attractions! I would very much so like to check Sydney, Australia off of my bucket list!
Zach Strief spoke at Ethel Schoeffner Elementary on Friday, April 11, 2014. (New Orleans Saints video)
New Orleans Saints punter Thomas Morstead talks about participating in St. Baldrick's Day on Saturday at Finn McCool's Irish Pub.
The annual Wednesday at the Square concert series kicked off its 2014 season Wednesday, March 19 and the evening was marked by big crowds, beautiful weather, great music and, of course, the Saints.
Video recap of the 2014 New Orleans Saints high school athletic training symposium (New Orleans Saints video)