Congressman and Fielding alum Salud Carbajal with Fielding President Katrina Rogers

On March 6, Fielding hosted a reception with Fielding alumnus and United States Congressman Salud Carbajal at the legendary Cosmos Club in Washington, D.C.

Speaking before Fielding alumni, students, faculty, and staff,  Congressman Carbajal said his experience at Fielding shaped his service at the county level and continues to guide his work in the capital.

Student Yolanda Lusane and Fielding VP Orlando Taylor

Among the reception attendees were Fielding President Katrina Rogers, Public Trustee and alumnus Keith Earley, faculty member Lenneal Henderson, and Orlando Taylor, vice president of strategic initiatives and research and director of Fielding’s Marie Fielder Center — which helped organize and host the event.

(L-R) Faculty member Lenneal Henderson, alumna Evelyn Beck, students Karen Lamella and Karl Hebenstreit, and President Rogers

Alumni Marie Sonnet and Evelyn Beck with Sonnet’s spouse Robert Berklich

Here’s a clip of Congressman Carbajal speaking at the reception about his experience at Fielding: