Student Profiles

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Class of 2023

  • Frank Ethridge
    Frank Ethridge

    UNC Chapel Hill
    Researcher / Lecturer

    PhD-Math: NYU
    MBA: University of North Carolina

  • Dave Reed
    Dave Reed

    University of North Florida Coggin College of Business
    Visiting Instructor

    MBA: University of Florida

  • Pratibha Singh
    Pratibha Singh

    University of Florida
    Academic Specialist

    MPM: Carnegie Mellon University
    Mgt & Pub. Policy: IIM Bangalore
    MS: University of Delhi

Class of 2024

  • James Adams
    J.B. Adams

    Adams Learning, Inc.
    Senior Management Consultant
    Executive and Management Coach
    Lead Instructional Designer

    MBA: Rollins College

  • Michael Baker
    Michael Baker

    University of Tampa
    Visiting Lecturer – Accounting

    MBA: University of Virginia

  • Joe Britt
    Joe Britt

    Westlake Chemical
    Regional Procurement Manager

    MBA: University of Houston

  • Christopher Chatwin
    Christopher Chatwin

    Idaho State University/Chatwin Financial Consulting Services, LLC
    Clinical Assistant Professor/CFO

    MBA: Idaho State University

  • Alex De la Reza
    Alex De la Reza

    Roda Group – Real Estate Business Unit
    General Manager
    MPA: Harvard University
    MBA: Bolivian Catholic University

  • David Fraser
    David Fraser

    CONA Services LLC
    Director, Financial Operations

    MBA: The University of Texas at Arlington

  • Scott Frush
    Scott Frush

    Vice President and Senior Portfolio Manager
    Fifth Third Private Bank

    MBA: University of Notre Dame

  • Odile Guinot
    Odile Guinot

    Adjunct Professor, University of Florida
    Former Executive, Apple, Google, Motorola

    MBA: University of Florida

  • David Ha
    David Ha


    MBA: University of Southern California

  • Jeff Johnson
    Jeff Johnson

    Transformation Manager

    MBA: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

  • Kara Kapczynski
    Kara Kapczynski

    Vinings School of Art/Founder and Owner and Real Estate Investor

    MBA: California State University Northridge

  • Matt McHale
    Matt McHale

    Head of Canada Scaled Direct Sales

    MBA: University of Notre Dame

  • Michael Monis
    Michael Monis

    Choice Logic, LLC

    MA, National Security and Strategic Studies: United States Naval War College
    MBA: Syracuse University

  • Benjamin Morris
    Benjamin Morris

    American Water
    Senior Director, Business Performance

    MBA: Columbia University
    Master of Finance: INSEAD

  • Tom Mullen
    Tom Mullen

    Managing Director-Industry, Strategy & Policy Analysis

    MS, Pharmacy: University of Florida
    MBA & MS, Engineering: University of Michigan

  • Louis Pauza
    Louis Pauza III

    Senior Architect

    MBA: Jacksonville University
    MS, Entertainment Business: Full Sail University

  • Praveen Pemmaraju
    Praveen Pemmaraju

    Deloitte Services LLP
    National Technology Leader

    MBA: University of Michigan
    Master of Computer Applications: Indira Gandhi National Open University

  • Geoffrey Poyen
    Geoffrey Poyen

    Florida International University & ISC
    Adjunct Professor/CEO

    MBA: University of Florida

  • Elaine Richards
    Elaine Richards

    MBA: University of Southern California

  • Guillermo Rodriguez
    Guillermo Rodriguez

    WisdomTree Asset Management
    Head of LatAm and US Offshore

    MS, Finance: London Business School
    MBA: Tulane University

  • Seth Ruhter
    Seth Ruhter

    Arthur Berry and Company, Business Intermediary
    The College of Idaho, Finance Faculty

    MA, Economics: Miami University

  • Bipin Sapra
    Bipin Sapra

    Ernst & Young, India

    Master of Public Policy: University of Chicago
    Master of Technology: Indian Institute of Technology

  • Tom Stilp
    Tom Stilp

    Stilp Holdings

    JD: Loyola University
    MBA/Master of Management & MS, Communication: Northwestern University

  • Clinton Urling
    Clinton Urling

    German’s Restaurant
    Co-Owner & General Manager

    MS, Sports Management: Columbia University
    MS, Global Studies: University of the West Indies

  • Hernan Valdez
    Hernan Valdez

    Lockheed Martin Corporation
    Project Engineer STF

    MBA: University of Central Florida

  • Denis Vanegas
    Denis Vanegas

    U.S. Marine Corps Reserve
    Civil Affairs Detachment Chief

    MBA: University of Miami

  • Chuck Williams
    Chuck Williams

    Fly Exclusive
    Chief Financial Officer

    MBA, Operations & Finance: College of William & Mary

Class of 2025

  • Lorik Abdullai
    Lorik Abdullai

    Michigan State University – MBA
    University of Michigan – MS

    Volvo Group
    Head of Project Management Purchasing North America

  • Rahul Banerjee
    Rahul Banerjee

    Birla Institute of Technology & Sciences – MS

    Wipro Limited
    General Manager & Partner

  • Shannon Bedore
    Shannon Bedore

    Pennsylvania State University – MBA

    Sightline Retail, LLC

  • Jennifer Boyd
    Jennifer Boyd

    University of Texas – MS

    University of Texas at Arlington
    College Business Officer

  • Kjiel Carlson
    Kjiel Carlson

    University of Iowa – MBA

    Chief Operating Officer

  • Zack Ellison
    Zachary Ellison

    University of Chicago – MBA
    New York University – MS

    Applied Real Intelligence (A.R.I.)
    Founder, Managing General Partner,
    Chief Investment Officer

  • Christian Gannon
    Christian Gannon

    Campbell University – MBA

    Twickenham Advisors
    Director of Investments

  • Robert Goodwin
    Robert Goodwin

    University of South Florida – MS

    The University of Tampa
    Accounting Lecturer

  • Patricia Goodwin-Peters
    Patricia Goodwin-Peters

    Cuny-Baruch College – MBA

    Atlas Air Worldwide
    Senior Vice President,
    Head of Human Resources

  • Ellen Hsu
    Yin-Ting Hsu (Ellen)

    University of Florida – MS

    Siemens Energy Inc.
    Vice President Finance Hub China

  • Ram Jupudy
    Ram Jupudy

    Indian Institute of Technology – MS
    University of Maryland College Park – MS

    Moonwalker Ventures by Allergan
    Senior Systems Manager

  • Andrea McHale
    Andrea McHale

    Michigan State University – MBA
    University of Michigan – MS

    University of Michigan
    Ross School of Business
    Director of Admissions, MBA and Global MBA Programs

  • Deanna McKenzie-Brown
    Deanna McKenzie-Brown

    Florida A&M University – MBA

    Florida A&M University
    Interim Director, Student Success & Analytics
    Instructor, School of Business and Industry

  • Justin Palmer
    Justin Palmer

    Suffolk University – MBA

    Managing Director,
    Head of Investment Transformation

  • Garrett Peirce
    Garrett Peirce

    Unv. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign – MBA

    United States Marine Corps
    Naval Aviator and Operations Officer

  • Art Rubeck
    Art Rubeck

    University of Massachusetts – MBA

    CURiO Brands
    Chief Operating Officer

  • Anthony Shaw
    Anthony Shaw

    Duke University – MBA

    Progeneration Energy

  • Nadia Tepper
    Nadia Tepper

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology – MS
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology – MS

    Southeast Regional Maintenance Center
    Executive Director

  • Emily Walsvik
    Emily Walsvik

    UNC at Chapel Hill – MBA

    Associate Brand Manager

  • Nichole Wiley Marks
    Nichole Wiley Marks

    VP, Head of GTM Operations
    Included Health

    MS, Management: Indiana Wesleyan University

  • Vivian Wong
    Lee Wong (Vivian)

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology – MBA

    University of Colorado, Denver / Chinese Agricultural University
    Adjunct Instructor

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Class of 2026

  • David Adamec
    David Adamec

    University of Illinois Urbana – MBA

    Adamec Consulting

  • Jane Amaba
    Jane Amaba

    University of Georgia – MBA

    Vice President

  • Gary Andresen
    Gary Andresen

    Emory University – MBA

    U.S. Bank
    SVP, FL Commercial Banking Market Manager

  • Aakash (Ash) Andrews
    Aakash (Ash) Andrews

    University of Pennsylvania – MA Media and Communications

    Digital Marketing Leader

  • Brian Bailey
    Brian Bailey

    University of Florida – MBA

    Federal Reserve
    Subject Matter Expert, Commercial Real Estate & Senior Policy Advisor

  • Cameron Blackhurst
    Cameron Blackhurst

    William and Mary – MBA

    U.S. Army
    Logistics Officer

  • Crystal Carlson-Myer
    Crystal Carlson-Myer

    Georgia Southern University – MS Accounting

    Pasco-Hernando State College Assistant
    Professor of Accounting

  • Branden Cobb
    Branden Cobb

    The University of Toledo – MBA
    Fractional Chief Marketing Officer

  • Winifred (Winnie) Daniels
    Winifred (Winnie) Daniels

    University of Minnesota – MS Software Eng.
    University of St. Thomas – MBA

  • Walter Doggett
    Walter Doggett

    Georgetown – MS Tax
    University of Maryland – JD

    Arvest Bank
    SVP & Head of Tax

  • John Engel
    John Engel

    Augusta University – MBA

    Professor of Business Communications &
    Director of Internship

  • Mehdi Eshaghayan
    Mehdi Eshaghayan

    University of Florida – MA Business Admin

    ME International Group LLC
    General Manager

  • America Estevez Guerrero
    America Estevez Guerrero

    US Navy
    SECNAV Tour w/ Industry – Fellow at WPP

    MS, Manpower Systems Analysis: Naval Post-Graduate School

  • Marcos Gutiérrez Díaz
    Marcos Gutiérrez Díaz

    Universidad de las Americas – MBA
    IPADE Business School – MBA

    IPADE Business School
    Finance Professor

  • Ashish (Ash) Karve
    Ashish (Ash) Karve

    University of Florida – MBA

    Law Firm Management Consulting

  • Francis (Xavier) Kowalski
    Francis (Xavier) Kowalski

    University of Virginia – JD

  • Trimeasha Lanier
    Trimeasha Lanier

    Jackson State University – MBA

    Bank of America
    Compliance and Operational Risk Manager

  • Ian Mitchell
    Ian Mitchell

    Michigan State University – MBA

    AM General
    Senior Manager Supply Chain Management

  • Elena Nescio
    Elena Nescio

    UC Berkeley – MBA
    University of Alabama – MA Communication

    University of Rochester
    Clinical Associate Professor of Marketing

  • Sean O’Donnell
    Sean O’Donnell

    University of Missouri-St. Louis – MBA

    Charter Communications
    VP, Digital Platforms

  • Robert (Bobby) Palmer
    Robert (Bobby) Palmer

    UCF – MBA
    UFC – MD

    Pediatric Orthopedics of Southwest Florida
    Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon

  • Cam Pearce
    Cam Pearce

    Auburn University – MS Accounting
    University of Cincinnati – MS Tax

    Samford University

  • Hector Perez Garcia
    Hector Perez Garcia

    University of Michigan – MBA

    AbbVie Inc.
    Account Manager

  • Gregg Quinones
    Gregg Quinones

    Rutgers – MS Mechanical Engineering
    Temple University – MBA

    Director, Inventory Management

  • Averil (Dave) Rescober
    Averil (Dave) Rescober

    De La Salle University – MBA
    University of Cincinnati – MS IT

    DXC Technology
    Account Delivery Leader
    Senior Program Manager

  • Clifford (Cliff) Rittel
    Clifford (Cliff) Rittel

    Duke (Fuqua) – MBA

    Amazon (AWS)
    Head of Enterprise Channel Partners

  • Joseph (Joe) Stout
    Joseph (Joe) Stout

    University of Florida – MS Finance

    Ally Bank
    Executive Director

  • Astin Thomas
    Astin Thomas

    Yale – MBA
    George Washington Univ. – MS Cybersecurity

    Double Helix Digital
    President & Principal Consultant

  • Jans Veldkamp
    Jans Veldkamp

    University of Oklahoma – MBA

    Nova Chemicals
    Director – Olefins Business

  • Dong Yao
    Dong Yao

    University of Michigan – MBA
    Univ. of Waterloo, Canada – MS Electrical Eng.

    Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc.
    Senior Project Manager

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