Christopher Columbus High School

A Catholic School for Young Men in the Marist Tradition since 1958

Alumni Career Day

The Brotherhood Gives Back

Various members of the Christopher Columbus High School alumni base participate in Career Day annually and offer current Explorers the chance to further prepare for the professional world beyond high school. 

2017 Career Day Participants

Jorge Alvarez (1991), Financial Services with SunTrust Investment Services
Michael Carricarte (1959), Entrepreneur of Mathon/American Assurance Intl.
Vincent Carrodeguas (1980), Audit Partner with BDO
John Cooper (1983), AVP – Oracle Solutions with Cognizant
Jorge Lazaro Diaz (1981), President/Founder of Larry Jacob Internet Marketing
Alex Diaz (1999), Attorney with Klein Glasser Park Lowe & Pelstring, P.L.
Joey DiBernardo (1992), Owner of Primal Joe
Mitchell Fonseca (2003), Data Center Strategy Leader with GE
Omar Garcia (2003), Assignment Editor with Univision Network
Carlos A. Gilbert (1990), Supervisory Special Agent with the FBI
Pat Gleber (1977) Entrepreneur        
Jose Antonio Hernadez-Solaun (1993), President of Merrick Capital Partners
Carlos Hernandez (1992), CPA with RSM US LLP
Nelson Hernandez (2003), Financial Advisor with Wunderlich Wealth Management
David Andrew Joseph (2005), Attorney for Malloy and Malloy, PL
Philip Koenig (2011), Commodities Trader with ED&F Man
Jaime Lemus (2000), Program Manager with Royal Caribbean Cruises, Ltd.
Richard Lopez (1983), Market Director with SFBW Magazine
Len Lucia (1985), Enterprise Services Solution with Microsoft Corporation
Gus Machado, Jr. (1985), Director of Sales at Brickell Travel
Peter Milan (1991), Vice President of Sales with Clear Channel Outdoor
Jason Odio (2003), Owner/Founder of Native Sons Hospitality
Jose Pereda (2008), Firefighter with the Coral Gables Fire Department
Daniel Perez (2005), Insurance Defense Attorney with Cole, Scott & Kissane
Robert Puig (1984), Physician with the Urology Specialty Group LLC
Peter Quinones (2007), Digital Marketing with Warren Henry Auto
Jaime Rodriguez (1992), Attorney with the ]Law Office of Jaime Rodriguez Jr.
Raymond Rodriguez-Torres (1994), Chairman of the Live Like Bella Foundation
JC Saavedra (1997), Physical Therapist with Cora Rehabilitation
Cesar Santalo (1989), Senior Designer with Univision Network
Raymond Sardina (1995), Financial Advisor with Raymond James
Giancarlo Sopo (2001), Co-Founder/Chairman of the CubaOne Foundation
Michael Stoklosa (1979), Former Business Owner  
George Suarez (1974), Physician | Urologist
Will Trueba (1986), Attorney with Espinosa Trueba PL
Doug Yount (1967), Financial Advisor with AmeriPlan Financial
John (Jay) Zeller (1985), Marine Engineer with Chevron


List of 1 members.

We would love more Christopher Columbus High School alumni to participate in our next Career Day. This is a great way for you to reconnect and influence future Explorers. We are looking for graduates who are working in any of the following fields:
  • Engineering
  • Computer Sciences
  • The Arts
  • Law
  • Social Services
  • Hospitality
  • Communications
  • Business/Finances
  • Medical/Allied Health
  • Science
  • Athletics
  • Public Services  
If your field is not listed above, but you would like to participate, please contact Dr. E. Carter Burrus and he will add you to our list.
Christopher Columbus High School | 3000 SW 87 Avenue | Miami, FL 33165 | (305) 223-5650
Christopher Columbus High School is a private, Roman Catholic, college-preparatory high school, conducted by the Marist Brothers of the Schools. We aim to make Jesus Christ known and loved, as we prepare young men for higher education and for their continuous challenge of harmonizing faith, culture and life. We foster a family spirit among all who are committed to the success of the school and promote opportunities to work together as a community of learners. 

Columbus is fully accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and is a member of the National Catholic Educational Association.