KENDRIA LAFLEUR

INTERN | Kendria LaFleur may have been born and raised in a small town, but the hardworking 22 year-old has BIG dreams that she wants to accomplish. At McNeese State University located in Lake Charles, Louisiana, the college student majors in Mass Communication. After graduation, she plans on pursuing her dreams of being a journalist. She previously interned at a local Fox affiliated News station where she served as a junior reporter. She is currently an intern for Louisiana’s Lieutenant Governor Jay Dardenne where she works with the communications department. Kendria is also very active on campus and within her community. She is a member of the Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship, NAACP, Student Government Association and a volunteer for the Big Brother/Big Sister program. Kendria is currently the reigning Miss Lake Charles USA and will compete in the Miss Louisiana USA pageant this fall. INTERESTING FACT: “I have been journaling my life ever since I first learned how to write,” says Kendria. “I have a book shelf worth of diaries that I’ve written in over the years.”