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In Warrington’s Alumni Class Notes, you have the opportunity to let your classmates know what’s going on in your life and career.

Did you get a promotion, new job or retire (lucky you!)? Maybe you got married, bought a house or had a baby (congrats!)? Are you just kicking butt and taking names (snaps for you!)? Let your fellow Business Gators know by submitting your Class Note!

Submitting a Class Note is also a great way to expand your network of Business Gators. By sharing what you’re up to, along with a link to your LinkedIn page, you give other Business Gators the opportunity to connect.

Share about yourself and connect with other Business Gators by submitting your Class Note today!

Matthew Groff

Matthew Groff (BABA ’10) | November 2021

Groff (BABA 2010) is Senior Director, Growth Acquisition, Engagement and Technology, at BlockFi. In his role he leads product led growth, lifecycle marketing, and marketing technology. He has extensive start up experience that includes launching Credit Karma Tax to 1 million

Ronika Carter

Ronika Carter (MSM ’10) | November 2021

Carter (MSM 2010) serves at Corporate Counsel of the WTA Tour, Inc., the governing and sanctioning body for the worldwide circuit of women’s professional tennis.

Michael Hoffman

Michael Hoffman (BSBA ’88) | November 2021

Hoffman (BSBA 1988) is Director, Brand Partnership, at iHeartMedia Atlanta since 2014. Hoffman is an experienced media veteran with a demonstrated history of working with major regional and national brands including Publix, Orange Theory Fitness and Edible Arrangements. Strong business

Cheryl Gordon

Cheryl L. Gordon (BSBA ’75, JD ’78, LLM ’79) | October 2021

Gordon (BSBA 1975, JD 1978, LLM 1979) is Partner at Shumaker’s Sarasota office. She has been selected to serve as a regional leader for Shumaker’s newly established Wealth Strategies Service Line. Gordon focuses her practice on estate planning and business

Julio Esquivel

Julio C. Esquivel (BSBA ’88) | October 2021

Esquivel (BSBA 1988) has been selected to serve as a regional leader for Shumaker’s newly established Corporate, Tax and Transactions Service Line. Esquivel is a Partner in the Tampa office and serves as a trusted advisor to companies seeking a

Yesenia Scheker Izquierdo

Yesenia Scheker Izquierdo (BSAc, MAcc ’99) | October 2021

Scheker Izquierdo (BSAc 1999, MAcc 1999) was recently named KPMG’s New York Office Managing Partner and New York Market Hub Leader. She is the first woman and Latina in the role.  Scheker Izquierdo has over 20 years of experience providing tax

Victoria Liu

Victoria Liu (BSAc ’19, MAcc ’19) | October 2021

Liu (BSAc ’19, MAcc ’19) is Founder and CEO of Byppo Technologies.  Byppo was recently featured in an article by Business Insider as one of the “7 startups giving restaurants an alternative to DoorDash, GrubHub and UberEats.” 

Philip Gilbo

Philip Gilbo (MSM ’10) | September 2021

Gilbo (MSM 2010) has been named Chief of Radiation Oncology at Norwalk Hospital in Connecticut. Dr. Gilbo is a Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center radiation oncologist who has been caring for patients at Norwalk Hospital for the past two years.

Dani Pascarella

Dani Pascarella (BABA ’09, MIB ’10) | September 2021

Pascarella (BABA 2009, MIB 2010) is Founder and CEO at OneEleven (formerly Invibed), a financial wellness platform backed by behavior science that combines technology, education, and psychology with real human coaches to help people develop healthy money habits that maximize

Robert Norris

Robert Norris (Ph.D. ’97) | September 2021

Norris (Ph.D. 1997) is Chief Strategy Officer at the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, a combat support agency within the United States Department of Defense. He received three medals for his service in Afghanistan in 2016.