Mark Ruiz Class of 1998
Valery M. Ortiz Class of 2002
Vivacious beauty Valery Ortiz turned up the heat and heads as popular cheerleader Madison Duarte on the groundbreaking N network series SOUTH OF NOWHERE. She has also guest starred on numerous TV shows including TWO AND A HALF MEN, MELISSA & JOEY, GIGANTIC, and COLD CASE. She recently wrapped working with Academy Award Winner Jamie Foxx and Affion Crockett on their new FOX series IN THE FLOW.
On the big screen, Valery hilariously spoofed Jennifer Lopez as "Jell-O" in the box office blockbuster comedy DATE MOVIE.
Currently, Valery plays the award nominated role of Lupe Ramirez on Robert Townsend's award-winning Web series DIARY OF A SINGLE MOM, now in its third season.
Valery also hosts ABC FAMILY LOUNGE - interstitials that play during the ABC Family network's flagship series PRETTY LITTLE LIARS. In addition, Valery recently replaced Daisy Fuentes as host of AMERICAN LATINO TV - the popular entertainment show syndicated in over 100 markets and was nominated for an IMAGEN Award.
Born in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Valery grew up in Orlando, Florida. An early love of dancing led to major roles in local theater productions. Her passion and talent eventually brought her to Los Angeles, where she immediately found success hosting a local television program. Other acting and hosting opportunities quickly followed. Along the way, Valery was named one of Maxim Espanol's 50 Most Beautiful People and has garnered respect in the industry as a dedicated professional whose exquisite exterior is rivaled only by her inner beauty.
When not working, Valery lends her time to organizations like the Los Angeles Mission, Special Needs Network, Inc. for Autistic Kids, and Eva Longoria's Padres Contra El Cancer.
David Nicoll Class of 1988
Vinicius Machado Class of 2001
Actor- A regular on the well-known Nickelodeon show, "Ned's Declassified." Has been in many notable television shows and movies. Google Vinicius Machado for bio.
Alaa Khaled Class of 1990
Joey Fatone Class of 1994
Part of N*Sync
Jesse Carrion Class of 2001
Jesse performed in Jeny Quine's (The Suite Life of Zack and Cody) original production of Boarders as well as the role of Angel in the National Broadway Tour of the Tony Award winning phenomenon Rent. Most recently he starred as the beloved adventurer Diego in Nickelodeon's Go Diego Go! Live, a 40 city tour that included sold out crowds at Radio City Music Hall and a performance on The Today Show. In addition to Acting, Jesse is pursuing his passion for music as a solo artist. With a penchant for R&B, Hip-hop, and Latin Music, Jesse is working with a few producers on a demo for a prospective record deal. In the vein of one of Jesse's heroes, Rita Moreno, he aspires to be the first Latino Male to be awarded a Tony, Grammy, Emmy and Academy Award.
Wayne Brady Class of 1989
The memorials below are for students of Dr Phillips High School that have passed away.
There are currently no memorials for Dr Phillips alumni.