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STAR OF TV’S THE APPRENTICE STEPHANIE CASTAGNIER TO RETURN TO HER OLD HIGH SCHOOL

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MONTREAL,  OCTOBER 1, 2010 –  The English Montreal School Board is proud to announce that Stephanie Castagnier, a 1993 graduate of Vincent Massey Collegiate (5925 27th Avenue) in Rosemount , will return and speak to students at her old high school on Wednesday, October 6 (10:30 a.m.). She is presently a high profile contestant in the newest edition of the television show The Apprentice, starring Donald Trump. It airs on NBC and Global.

SAM_0932.JPGStephanie, 34 presently resides in Chicago. She  has been a fighter since a very young age. Having both her parents pass away from AIDS when she was only a teenager, she started her career by putting herself through  McGill University while working full-time. Since then, she has worked as a commercial banker, at which she found success at a young age and was ranked among the top commercial lenders in the country several years running. After being directly impacted by the effects of the recession in the financial sector, she is looking to take control of her life and be proactive in her career. Additionally, Stephanie founded Child Cause/Fear to Fire, a nonprofit organization that provides a peer network to teens affected by AIDS and substance abuse by inspiring through the arts, and has authored a book titled "Fear to Fire." Stephanie is very athletic, a national speaker, and continues to write.


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Michael J. Cohen
Communications and Marketing Specialist
English Montreal School Board
Tel: (514) 483-7200 ext. 7243
Fax: (514) 483-7213
E-mail: mcohen@emsb.qc.ca