First Name: Stephanie
First Name: Stephanie
High School: Mount Carmel Academy
University: Louisiana State University
Degree: Kinesiology- Fitness Studies
Career Goal: To promote others to be healthy and live an active lifestyle
Song: “I Hope You Dance” by Lee Ann Womack
Book: The Shack by William P. Young
Quote: “You are the only thing standing between you and your potential.”
Author: Agatha Christie
Food: Sushi, but I love a good dessert!
Movie: Seven Pounds
TV Show: Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives
Pastime: Working out and spending time with family and friends
Lifetime Goal: To be successful in anything that I do, raise a happy family of my own, and give back to those who have given so much to me
Best Habit: I love to give to others
Worst Habit: Trying to do too much, I can never say no!
Best experience of being a New Orleans Saintsation so far: It is hard to pick just one, but representing the Saints organization and the city of New Orleans with so many passionate, outstanding young women is something I take great pride in. Traveling to Indianapolis for Superbowl XLVI and representing the Saints was one of the coolest experiences ever.
Best thing about being a Saintsation: The best thing about being a Saintsation is the never-ending opportunities it offers. Being a part of such an amazing organization has shaped me into the woman I am today and has changed almost every aspect of my life.
Advice for younger girls: Always stick up for yourself and what you believe in no matter what the situation is. There will be people who don’t like you and who will try to bring you down, but stay strong. Everyone is different, and you are beautiful the way God made you!
Trait you admire most in other people: Spontaneity, I always need a schedule
What is your most outstanding attribute: Passion, I’m passionate about anything I commit myself to.
Other than your family, who is a positive role model in your life: My team members who are all outstanding, professional young women. Each girl is different and unique in her own way, and I look up to everyone for different reasons. Everyone is so accomplished and still accomplishing more. Their drive and passion motivate me to live up to my potential and chase my dreams!
If you had the opportunity to travel anywhere in the world, where would it be and why: Europe would be the first on my list of many. Maybe Greece.
See how the Saints, 49ers and Seahawks orginazations give back to the communites that support them.
Students at Academy of the Sacred Heart made decorative shoes to raise funds for a student in Uganda. Saints Owner Gayle Benson heard about the fundraiser and purchased a pair of shoes to help support the cause. In this video, Mrs. Benson discusses the fundraiser with Academy of the Sacred Heart students.
Saints Owner/Vice Chairman Rita Benson LeBlanc speaks about the Ochsner Back to Football 5K on Tuesday, July 10, 2012.
The New Orleans Saints partnered with Verizon Wireless for the third annual “Random Acts of Kindness Tour” on June 16. The bus stopped at five different locations on its route - Chevron, The Magnolia School, Verizon Wireless, Wal-Mart and McDonald's. Players were able to greet fans, take pictures, deliver gift cards and sign autographs at each stop.