2017 Partnership

Long Branch Elementary Career Day on March 16, 2017

Professional community members are walking visuals of what students inspire to become in the future. Career Day bring together the BEST professionals in the City of Jacksonville to motivate students to become the next generation of leaders. The organizations had the opportunity to interact with 3rd-6th grade (205 students). The students rotated in groups of 5 to each organization table. The professionals had activities, and giveaways for the students.


  • Dev Russell Artist/Owner of Legendary Dev Kai
  • Shirdellah B. Groulx & Mr. Greg Royce Managers of Main Library
  • Sharhonda Stewart Hairstylist/CEO of Shar Stewart Salon
  • Renne Caind, Wanda Barksdale Nurses at DOH
  • Akilah Pope, M.D. Senior Physician Pediatrics at DOH
  • Tommy Nelson, Rique Bentley, Trey Mushatt, William Gilmore, & Delresha Alexander Founders/Advocators of Guns Down Gloves Up
  • Shanna M. Carter Founder/CEO of Krumpin 4 Success
  • Brian Pippin, Lori Phelan, Oliver Domingo, Delphine Maiden Utility Services at JEA
  • Jumora Cooper Educator/Owner of Your Classroom
  • Candace Deutscher, Tommy Spain & Ty Wilson Energy Efficiency/Water Damage and Catastrophe Claims at SkyeTec and National Water
  • Officer W at Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office
  • Pauline J. Rolle, M.D., MPH, CPH Medical Director at DOH
  • Tiffany Rentz & Bruce Allen IT at DOH
  • Cathy Miller & Jean Halloway Graphic Designers at DOH
  • Gerald Stewart Attorney/Owner of Gerald B Stewart Legal Services
  • Kenneth Givens, Shirley Forbes, Derrall Allen Managers at UF Health
  • Julio Silva Naturalist at Mosh Museum
  • Grae and Taylor Miller Attack Dancers at Jacksonville Sharks
  • Lequita Brooks Owner of LCN Enterprise staff
  • Chardae Hancock Program Coordinator at Mayor’s Young Leaders Advisory Council