Heart & Mind – Jazmine Fray ’15: Trusting in God’s Plan 

Click here for the Winter 2021 issue. Heart & Mind, the magazine of Kellenberg Memorial High School, is published twice a year and distributed to all alumni, parents, alumni parents, faculty, administration, and friends of Kellenberg Memorial. For questions regarding the magazine, please contact Mrs. Erin (Byrne) Cicalese ’98 at mrscicalese@kellenberg.org. Jazmine Fray ’15, who holds…

Alumni Spotlight: Shanna Grafeld ’05

Shanna Grafeld ’05 is an ecological economist currently serving as a corporate responsibility analyst at Regency Centers in Jacksonville, FL. Prior to joining Regency Centers, she was a freelance academic researcher focusing on small-scale fisheries valuation, fisheries value chain tracing, and assessing the ecological, social, and cultural values of coral reef fisheries. During that time,…

Alumni Spotlight: James Lasker ’10

James Lasker ’10 holds a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Master of Science degree from the University of Pennsylvania.  He was a graduate student in the Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics at the University of Chicago.  In September 2020, James defended his thesis entitled, “Determination of the Volumetric Type Ia Supernova Rate Using the…

Alumni Spotlight: Christian Pettinato ’16

Christian Pettinato ’16 is currently completing his Security Systems degree at Farmingdale State College and plans to start a master’s degree in Applied Business Analytics this fall.  Christian is an infantryman with the New York Army National Guard.  In this role, he serves in a variety of jobs, including hazmat certifier and platoon level radio…

Alumni Spotlight: Cristina Hernandez, MD ’05

Cristina Hernandez, MD ’05 attended medical school at the Stony Brook University School of Medicine. She also completed her Emergency Medicine residency and served as attending for three years at Stony Brook University Hospital.  Recently, she accepted an exciting job opportunity at the University of California San Diego, where she serves as an emergency medicine…