Speaker Series Videos

Junior Achievement of South Florida’s Speaker Series creates the opportunity for students to connect to Careers and Industry Experts across eight career pathways. Each video can be used to supplement any JA program and includes an activity page. If you have any questions or feedback please contact Claire@JASouthFlorida.org or call (954) 979-7104.

AVIATION & AEROSPACE

Coming Soon

BUSINESS & FINANCE

CAREER SPEAKER
Certified Public Accountant
Middle and High School

INDUSTRY EXPERT
Investing Wisely with Alfredo Aguirre
High School

INDUSTRY EXPERT
Selling Your Skills with Sondeep Purewell
Middle and High School

INDUSTRY EXPERT
Personal Branding with Jeff Spiro
Middle and High School

INDUSTRY EXPERT
Franchising with Ruth Spiegel
Middle and High School

INDUSTRY EXPERT
Successful Job Interviews with Cici Krempler
High School

INDUSTRY EXPERT
Making Money Work with Michael Ralby
Middle and High School

CAREER SPEAKER
Home Staging and Design with CEO Sandra Holmes
Middle and High School

INDUSTRY EXPERT
A Guide to Opening a Bank Account with Karen Dixon
All Grades

CAREER SPEAKER
Strategic Marketing Manager
Middle and High School

INDUSTRY EXPERT
A Volunteer’s Impact with Bob Alden
All Grade Levels

INDUSTRY EXPERT
The Hiring Process with Guest Mitch Welin
High School

CAREER SPEAKER
Vice President of Operations, Property Management
Middle and High School

INDUSTRY EXPERT
Building a Strong Resume with Cici Krempler
High School

INDUSTRY EXPERT
Facing Life’s Challenges with David Greenberg
High School

INDUSTRY SPEAKER
Entrepreneurship Mindset with Mitch Welin
Middle and High School

CAREER SPEAKER
VP Client Service Manager
Middle and High School

CAREER SPEAKER
VP Private Banking Relationship Manager with Barbara Valdes
All Grades

INDUSTRY EXPERT
Why Save Money with Michael Ralby
Elementary School

INDUSTRY EXPERT
Public Speaking Skills with Marilyn Brown
All Grades

INDUSTRY EXPERT
Mobile Banking with Frank Natoli
Senior Vice Presdient, Comerica
Middle and High School

INDUSTRY EXPERT
Appling for a Loan with Karliene Louie
All Grades

INDUSTRY EXPERT
How Businesses Borrow Money to Grow with Andrew Finkle
All Grades

CAREER SPEAKER
Market President
Middle and High School

INDUSTRY EXPERT
Budgeting Tips to be Financially Prepared with Cecilia Stagg
Middle and High School

INDUSTRY EXPERT
Building Your Network with Amanda Vierk
Middle and High School

CAREER SPEAKER
VP Client Service Manager with Cheryl Cordes
All Grades

GOVERNMENT, PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION & EDUCATION

CAREER SPEAKER
Human Resources Specialist
Middle and High School

CAREER SPEAKER
Chief of Police
All Grade Levels

CAREER SPEAKER
Operations Administrator, Planning & Zoning Division
Middle and High School

CAREER SPEAKER
Mayor Ken Thurston, City of Lauderhill
All Grades

CAREER SPEAKER
CW3 Matthew McDonald, U.S. Army
All Grades

INDUSTRY EXPERT
Positive Customer Relations with Alfredo Ruiz
All Grades

CAREER SPEAKER
Community Relations Specialist
Middle and High School

CAREER SPEAKER
Professional Polo Player
All Grade Levels

CAREER SPEAKER
Chief of Police Constance Stanley, Lauderhill Police Department
Middle and High School

CAREER SPEAKER
City Manager Desorae Giles-Smith, City of Lauderhill
Middle and High School

CAREER SPEAKER
Administrative Manager Daphne Dyer
Parks and Leisure Services
Middle and High School

INDUSTRY EXPERT
Building a Winning Team with Nicole Reis

All Grades

INDUSTRY EXPERT
Take Ownership of Success with Alvin Hines
Middle and High School

CAREER SPEAKER
Director of Public Relations & Cultural Affairs
Middle and High School

CAREER SPEAKER
Deputy Fire Chief Robert Torres, City of Lauderhill
Middle and High School

INDUSTRY SPEAKER
“What is Customer Service?” with Evans Jean
All Grades

INDUSTRY SPEAKER
Connecting Potential to Opportunity with Elvin Berndt
Middle and High School

HEALTH & LIFE SCIENCE

CAREER SPEAKER
Associate Scientist
Middle and High School

CAREER SPEAKER
Biologist
All Grade Levels

CAREER SPEAKER
Product Manager
Middle and High School

CAREER SPEAKER
Environmental Engineer
All Grade Levels

CAREER SPEAKER
Healthcare Consultant with Aliya Aaron
Middle and High School

CAREER SPEAKER
Healthcare with Dr. Fayola Delica
Middle and High School

CAREER SPEAKER
Healthcare with Dr. Janice Victor
All Grades

HOSPITALITY, TOURISM & THE ARTS

CAREER SPEAKER
Photography and Film with Eduardo Schneider
All Grade Levels

CAREER SPEAKER
Broadcasting (Español)
All Grade Levels

CAREER SPEAKER
Community Engagement Manager with Guest Gustavo Padrino
Middle and High School

CAREER SPEAKER
Broadcasting
All Grade Levels

CAREER SPEAKER
Sales Manager with Isabel Cosby
Middle and High School

MANUFACTURING, ENGINEERING, LOGISTICS & CONSTRUCTION

CAREER SPEAKER
Electrical Engineer
Middle and High School

CAREER SPEAKER
Vice President & Chief Mechanical Officer
All Grade Levels

CAREER SPEAKER
Community Outreach Manager
All Grade Levels

MARINE INDUSTRIES

Coming Soon

TECHNOLOGY

CAREER SPEAKER
Customer Engagement
Middle and High School

CAREER SPEAKER
Vice President of Software Development
All Grades

CAREER SPEAKER
Veronique Conus, Director, Influencer Marketing
All Grades

CAREER SPEAKER
Technical Support
Middle and High School

CAREER SPEAKER
Talya Parker, Cybersecurity Architect
Middle and High School

CAREER SPEAKER
Sales and Marketing with Guest Maria Kinaman
Middle and High School

CAREER SPEAKER
Software Company, CEO Amanda Argue
Middle and High School

Special Thanks to Virtual Learning Supporter Comerica!

Junior AchievementSpeaker Series Videos