10 a.m. at Centenary College Gold Dome

Commencement May 27

Seth Mark Berney, MD, a Professor of Medicine and Chief of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology at University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, has been selected as the speaker for the LSU Health Shreveport commencement ceremony. A total of 175 students – 114 medical students, 52 from the School of Allied Health Professions, and 9 from the School of Graduate Studies – will receive their degrees at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 27 at the Centenary Gold Dome. The ceremony will also be live streamed on the LSU Health Shreveport YouTube channel.

GRADUATING STUDENTS: Students are asked to arrive by 9:15 a.m. in dressy attire. On graduation day, students only (no family or friends) will enter the Gold Dome from the East Kings Highway side, where they will put on their regalia. The Gold Dome will open at approximately 9:15 a.m. for family and friends. Students are not limited on the number of guests they may invite to the ceremony. Graduates, please do not bring purses, coats, jackets, etc. – there is no means of locking up things for safekeeping.

PARKING AT THE GOLD DOME (click here for map): There are numerous parking lots near the Gold Dome and on the Centenary College campus. There will be a security escort to assist in crossing East Kings Highway from the campus parking lots. Security will be stationed near the intersection of East Kings Highway and Alexander Street. Parking is also available on neighboring streets.

Centenary will provide shuttles around the Centenary campus to transport guests from the further parking lots to the Gold Dome. The shuttles will run from 8:45-10 a.m. Handicapped guests may be dropped off at the handicap entrance near the tennis courts (refer to the map).

Names and hometowns of LSU Health Shreveport graduates by school and degree:

SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
Doctor of Medicine

Anacoco, LA
Cara Miccoli Permenter

Baltimore, MD
Liza Barish Byrd

Bastrop, LA
Ethan John Hundley

Baton Rouge, LA
Morgan Moore Bankston
Travis Bruce Banta
Andrew Paul Bourgeois
Alicia Gabriele Chautin
Lauren Carter Fisher
Torrey Louise Fourrier
Chad Michael Gremillion
Anas Anwar Hamdi
Patrick Brian Harriss
Jeffery James Hebert, III
Benjamin Echols Kilpatrick
Anna Yao Li, with Distinction in Research
Lisa Marie McDivitt
Katherine Hope Morganti
Michael Henry Truax, Jr.

Benton, LA
Patrick David Albert
Katelyn Elizabeth Carrell

Boca Raton, FL
Avraham Amsalem

Bossier City, LA
Monica Kristine Torres
Christopher Jean Trosclair

Bourg, LA
James Sidney Lopez
Breaux Bridge, LA
Kate Allison Degatur

Calhoun, LA
Daniel James Bonnette

Central, LA
Andrew William Kinchen
Justin Blake Creel

Chicago, IL
Blake Christopher Garrett

Clinton, LA
Devan Blaine Moody

Cottonport, LA
Tucker Steven Blackledge

Covington, LA
Paul Louis Albares

DeRidder, LA
David Michael Rudd

Elysian Fields, TX
Lauren Hyatt Thompson

Eunice, LA
Ashley LaFleur Arnaud

Germantown, TN
Taylor Madeline Morris

Gonzales, LA
Nadia Gabriela Romero

Haughton, LA
Keri Kersey Ellard

Houma, LA
Caleb Anthony Dupre
Jay Michael Robichaux

Kenner, LA
Emily A. Songer

Lafayette, LA
Olivia Anne Daigle
Molly Bates McCoy

Lake Charles, LA
Joseph Brantley Dressler
Sydney Nicole Lee
Jonathan Brent Moss
Matthew Cade Moss
Robert Daniel Zaunbrecher, III

Loreauville, LA
Carri Rae Oubre

Mansfield, LA
Shan'Terika La'Triece Remo

Marrero, LA
Jonathan Paul Walther

Metairie, LA
Edward Cabibi Burkhardt
Katherine Wheat Greer
Jonathan Edmond Pepper

Minden, LA
Katherine Elise Stell

Monroe, LA
Matthew Adam Blanchard
Christopher Joseph Haas
Tameem Rezan
Robert Hunter Vanderberg

Natchitoches, LA
Maria Mercedes Pere
William Daniel Zeichner, Jr.

New Bern, NC
William Harrison Bell, IV

New Iberia, LA
Ian Michael Bouligny
Ginger Lynn deGravelle

New Orleans, LA
Amna Aziz
Gary Michael Bernard
Lucas Tri Hoang
Carolina Patricia Larmeu
Kimberly Erin Le Blanc
Franciscka Terese Macieiski
Lauren Elizabeth Macke

Oberlin, LA
Jessica Lyn Cooper

Ojai, CA
Shane Fancher Strom

Opelousas, LA
Alex Michael Mayeux

Pineville, LA
Jaclyn Hebert Isabella

Reno, NV
Spencer Darrell Armuth

Ruston, LA
Jon Jordan Gray
Howard Earle Morgan
Michael Anthony Nammour

Shreveport, LA
Sam David Abdehou
Conner Carl Brown
Harry Chiang
William Chiang
Sean Edward Connor
Melissa Joan Davis
Paul Andre Eugene
Cecilia Marie Fitz-Gerald
Tischelle K. Gatlin
Allen Gu
Brianna Leigh Hall
James Reginald Hall, IV
David Edward Henderson
LaTasha Wanetta Henderson
Seema Kumar
Luke Joseph Lisherness
Charles Louis Madden
Hollie Barr McCart
Payton Bannon Olson
Nicholas Joel Pelliccio
Zachery Carl Pettis
John Michael Provenza
John Earl Shaughnessy, III
Elliot Jason Sorrell
Christine E. Taylor

Slidell, LA
Elise Breaux Rogers

Tehran, Iran
Mohammad-Hesam Akbarian-Tefaghi, with Distinction in Research

Thibodaux, LA
Drew Michael Ledet

Waco, TX
Brittney Nicole Mitchell

Wantagh, NY
Andrew Ferraro

West Monroe, LA
Moustafa El Sayed
Lindsay Marie Olinde
Brianna Narges Saadat

White Castle, LA
Amber Nicole Medine

Zachary, LA
Melissa Anne Eddy-Shelby

SCHOOL OF ALLIED HEALTH PROFESSIONS

Asheville, NC
Marissa L. Moffitt, Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology

Baton Rouge, LA
Lauren Salassi Birch, Bachelor of Science in Cardiopulmonary Science
Don Edward Honaker III, Doctor of Physical Therapy
Elise Helen McDonner, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Bossier City, LA
Nicholas J. Jackson, Bachelor of Science in Cardiopulmonary Science
Rachel Caitlyn Howell, Doctor of Physical Therapy
Taylor Stigall Covell, Master of Communication Disorders
Macy Amelia Legan, Master of Communication Disorders

Clinton, LA
Shelby Schmidt Willis, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Corsicana, TX
Julie Martin McNutt, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Coushatta, LA
Jason Ray Adams, Bachelor of Science in Cardiopulmonary Science

El Dorado, AR
Hannah Marie Usery, Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology

Golden Meadow, LA
Kaleb David Adams, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Hornbeck, LA
Justin Ellis Alford, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Jonesville, LA
Timothy Neil Lazarus, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Lafayette, LA
Trent Matthew Brasseaux, Doctor of Physical Therapy
John Joseph Broussard, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Lecompte, LA
Cody Jacob Riche, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Lutcher, LA
Todd Daniel Lambert, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Mandeville, LA
Victoria Lynn Upton, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Many, LA
Lauren Alexandra Bourgeois, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Mer Rouge, LA
Hillary Marie Sawyer, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Metairie, LA
Maureen Anne Quern, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Minden, LA
Caitlin Danielle Bibby, Bachelor of Science in Cardiopulmonary Science

Monroe, LA
Johnathan Maxwell Campbell, Doctor of Physical Therapy
Hannah Wallace Guilbeau, Doctor of Physical Therapy
Nicholas Charles Guilbeau, Doctor of Physical Therapy
Stephen James Mayronne Jr., Doctor of Physical Therapy
Elizabeth Anne Wilhelm, Doctor of Physical Therapy
Amy Michelle Fontenot, Master of Communication Disorders
Taylor Anne Ratcliff, Master of Communication Disorders

Natchitoches, LA
Joseph Paul Khoury, Doctor of Physical Therapy
CarDarrius Lamard Murphy, Doctor of Physical Therapy
Brittany Lynn Oakes, Doctor of Physical Therapy

New Iberia, LA
Whitni Lynn Wiggins, Doctor of Physical Therapy

New Orleans, LA
Alexander Michael Bernard, Doctor of Physical Therapy
Jennifer Elizabeth Vegh, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Oxford, MS
William Ross Young, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Plano, TX
Danielle June Teese, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Ruston, LA
Mary-Kyle McDonald, Master of Communication Disorders

Shreveport, LA
Laece Danielle Ebarb, Bachelor of Science in Cardiopulmonary Science
Haley Camille Johnson, Bachelor of Science in Cardiopulmonary Science
Jessica Marie Lawless, Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology
Laura Elizabeth Davidson, Doctor of Physical Therapy
Chelsea Marie Herion, Doctor of Physical Therapy
Hillary Frances Terrill, Doctor of Physical Therapy
Ashlea Elisabeth Nelson, Master of Communication Disorders
Morgan Ivey Randel, Master of Communication Disorders

Summerfield, LA
Emily Rachel Bennett, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Sweeny, TX
Rebecca Marie Peeples, Master of Communication Disorders

Tampa, FL
Brittany Nicole Phipps, Master of Communication Disorders

West Monroe, LA
Kelsey Delane Williams, Doctor of Physical Therapy

SCHOOL OF GRADUATE STUDIES

Master of Biomedical Sciences
Carey Lynn Ford, Jr., Baton Rouge, LA
Elliot Stuart Luttrell-Williams

Doctor of Philosophy
Christine Elizabeth Birdwell, Microbiology and Immunology, Granbury, TX
Stephen Andrew DiGiuseppe, Microbiology and Immunology, San Jose, CA
Kasey Lynne Jackson, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Neuroscience, Knoxville, TN
Courtney Michelle Keller, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Neuroscience, Brookfield, MO
Kanchanjunga Prasai, Molecular and Cellular Physiology, Kathmandu, Nepal
Chaowei Shang, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
William Kipkosgei Songock, Microbiology and Immunology, Moiben, Kenya