First Mame: Heather
First Name: Heather
High School: Cabrini High School
University: Southeastern Louisiana University
Career Goal: Pediatric Occupational Therapist
Song: “Don’t Stop Believing” by Journey
Book: A Million Little Pieces by James Frey
Food: It’s a tie between Sushi and Manicotti and of course my summertime treat, Sno-balls! With condensed milk of course!
Movie: A Walk to Remember
TV Show: So You Think You Can Dance
Pastime: Relaxing on the couch catching up on my favorite TV shows with my Pomeranian, Reese, or teaching at the dance studio.
Lifetime Goal: To start my own Pediatric Occupational Therapy Clinic and have a happy and healthy family.
Best Habit: Not letting the little problems in life get to me.
Worst Habit: Procrastinating.
Best experience of being a New Orleans Saintsation so far: Meeting so many amazing people at all of the different events we attend.
Best thing about being a Saintsation: Cheering for the best team in the NFL with 33 sisters standing by my side and being a positive role model to so many young girls.
Advice for younger girls: Never let anyone tell you that you can’t do something. You can do anything you put your mind to.
Trait you admire most in people: Honesty
What is your most outstanding attribute: I never give up on something I want.
Other than your family, who is a positive role mode in your life: My Kinesiology professor. His enthusiasm for teaching and his positive outlook on life makes me strive to be the best student I can be.
If you had the opportunity to travel anywhere in the world, where would it be and why: There are so many places that I want to go to and I certainly plan on getting to all of them! But if I had to pick one, it would most definitely be Italy. I have always been intrigued by the Italian culture and architecture, and being able to indulge in the authentic Italian cuisine is definitely a plus!
The New Orleans Saintsations' performance prior to the New Orleans Saints vs Baltimore Ravens game. (New Orleans Saints video)
The Saintsations' first quarter performance from the New Orleans Saints' preseason game against the Baltimore Ravens.
The New Orleans Saintsations accept the #ALSIceBucketChallenge. (New Orleans Saints video)
Meet Willnelda, a member of the 2014 Saintsations.