Son of Probationary Firefighter Preston Sims, graduated from kindergarten and will be moving on to the 1st grade next year. He loves school, riding his bike, and playing outside.
Daughter of Captain Joe Flores & Linda Flores. Laura is graduating this summer from UC Riverside with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English. She completed her degree in only 3 yrs. She will apply to grad school this fall & pursue a Master’s Degree program in the same subject. As always, go for the Goal, Laura!
Son of Captain Joe Flores & Linda Flores. Nick graduated from UC Davis with 2 BA degrees, Political Science & English. He will apply to Grad School this fall to pursue a Masters & PhD program in the same subjects. The Force is with you, Nick!
Daughter of Tamara and CII Kelly Taggart and granddaughter of Bonnie and retired. Boat 4 Engineer George O’Nan, Jr. Kelly is a LAFD Merit Scholar and Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation Scholarship recipient and graduated from Utah State University with a degree in Family and Consumer Sciences Education. She begins teaching high school this fall.
Daughter of Gabriel Olmedo (85B) and Natalie Olmedo, graduated from Mount Saint Mary’s University with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Her career goal is to work in the Pediatric or Labor and Delivery Unit.
Daughter of A/O Todd Sands and Diane Sands, graduated Summa Cum Laude from Azusa Pacific University with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. She will begin her PsyD doctorate program in Clinical Psychology, in August, at Alliant International University, San Diego. We are proud of her continued success!
Evan J. Steinbacher
Evan J Steinbacher, son of FF/PM Robert Steinbacher, graduated from El Camino High School June 2020. He will begin his path in Film Studies at Pierce College and his goal is to transfer in the Film Study program at Cal State Northridge in 2022. His Father and LAFRA staff are so very proud of the Giraffe. 🙂
Daughter of Retired Engineer Steve Hassien and Cyndi Hassien, graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition and Fitness. Hannah was a coxswain on the Women’s Varsity Rowing team for two years. She plans to pursue a career as a Physician Assistant.
Amber Rose Semerjian
Daughter of Retired FF/PM Paul Semerjian and Nancy Semerjian will be graduating August 8th from Washington State University with a Bachelor Degree in Animal Science. We are so proud of her and can’t wait to see where the next chapter of her life takes her.
Daughter of Captain II Steve Romas and LAPD Officer Mona Romas, graduated with a degree in Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Northern Arizona University. She plans to pursue a career in law enforcement and reside in Flagstaff, Arizona.