FIRST NAME: Heidi
First Name: Heidi
High School: A. M. Barbe High School
University: Louisiana State University
Degree: Kinesiology with a concentration in Human Movement Science
Career Goal: To advance into a higher management position in the pharmaceutical sales field
Song: “In My Life” by The Beatles
Book: Redeeming Love by Francine Rivers
Quote: “Whether you think you can or whether you think you can’t, you’re right.” –Henry Ford
Author: J. K. Rowling
Food: Boiled crawfish. It’s not only delicious, but crawfish boils are always a fun time to hang out with friends and family!
Movie: Now and Then
TV Show: The Office
Pastime: Running. It’s a great stress reliever and always makes me feel more energized!
Lifetime Goal: To be the mother and wife of a big family. A successful career is very important to me, but I’ve always felt motherhood is my true calling.
Best Habit: I never order an unhealthy meal at a restaurant… but I might eat a little off of someone else’s plate
Worst Habit: Laughing before the punch line
Best experience of being a New Orleans Saintsation so far: The first game back in the dome after winning the Super Bowl. I haven’t heard the fans that loud since (and the dome can get pretty loud).
Best thing about being a Saintsation: Interacting with our fans at public appearances, especially all of the kids!
Advice for younger girls: Look for something positive in every situation.
Trait you admire most in other people: Honesty
What is your most outstanding attribute: Compassion
Other than your family, who is a positive role model in your life: The late Sadie May Mallard for always being true to herself and for a lifetime of giving.
If you had the opportunity to travel anywhere in the world, where would it be and why: Germany. I was named Heidi because of my family roots there. Also, my grandparents still live in Germany, so it would be wonderful to visit them and experience the culture first hand.
Saintsation Kriste recounts being chosen as a 2017 Pro Bowl cheerleader and what the honor means to herself as well as her fellow teammates (New Orleans Saints Video)
The final year Saintsations reminisce and give a farewell at the end of the 2016-17 season, which means a new beginning for each of them. A special thank you to Brandy, Brittany, Sarah, Summer and Willnelda for all of their hard work and contribution to the New Orleans Saints.
Saintsation Willnelda says goodbye and thank you to everyone who impacted her during the four years she was a New Orleans Saintsation (New Orleans Saints Video)
Saintsation Summer says good bye and thank you to everyone who impacted her during her times as a New Orleans Saintsation (New Orleans Saints Video)