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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!

Laurie Spector

Laurie Spector (BSBA ’99, MS-ISOM ’00, MBA ’09) | August 2021

Spector (BSBA 1999, MS-ISOM 2000, MBA 2009) and her real estate team at Compass, Spector Advisory Group, were recently listed in the REAL Trends ‘America’s Best’ real estate small teams by volume. The ranking puts the team in the top

Jeff Strasser

Jeff Strasser (BABA ’99) | August 2021

Strasser (BABA 1999) is Sr. Director and General Manager at Microsoft leading the productivity, collaboration, communications and business intelligence sales organization for the US Retail & Consumer Good vertical. Strasser joined Microsoft after graduating from UF in May 1999 and

Mark Jaronski

Mark Jaronski (MBA ’05) | August 2021

Jaronski (MBA 2005) serves as Deputy Commissioner, Explore Georgia, the tourism division of the Georgia Department of Economic Development. In this role he oversees the state’s official destination marketing organization, which works to advance Georgia’s $68.96 billion tourism industry that

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Max Wahba (BSBA ’20) | July 2021

Wahba (BSBA 2020) is the founder and CEO of a data start-up, Techsalerator, which is focused on bringing access to international business and consumer information to the U.S. market.  Today, one year after starting the company, it is one of the

Tanya Sanders

Tanya Sanders (MBA ’07) | July 2021

Sanders (MBA 2007) has been named head of Wells Fargo’s auto division.  She has been with Wells Fargo since 2019 and brings experience from numerous leadership positions within the auto finance industry to her new role. Sanders was previously managing director

Marta Cotton

Marta Cotton (BSBA ’85) | July 2021

Cotton (BSBA 1985) has been named head of marketing and client relations at Ranger Investment Management, an employee-owned boutique investment manager specializing in small- and micro-cap U.S. growth strategies. She will also be a partner and serve on the Dallas

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Mike Clancy (MBA ’08) | July 2021

Clancy (MBA 2008) has been tapped to lead the Strategy Practice of FMI Corporation’s Management Consulting business. In his new role, Clancy will lead FMI’s consultants serving the global engineering and consulting industry with research, competitive strategy and business development.

Brad Bondi

Bradley Bondi (BSBA ’95, MBA ’98, JD ’98) | July 2021

Bondi (BSBA 1995, MBA 1998, JD 1998) is a nationally recognized litigation partner and board advisor in Cahill Gordon & Reindel’s litigation department and the Chair of the firm’s White Collar and Government Investigations Practice Group. Securities Docket describes Bondi

Gator Ubiquity Statue

Brandy Myers (BSBA ’15, BA ’15, JD ’18) | July 2021

Myers (BSBA 2015, BA 2015, JD 2018), a triple Gator, applies her business acumen and legal skills in her capacity as the Chief Compliance Officer of Matthias Private Wealth, LLC, a large investment advisory firm in Winter Park, Florida. Myers

Glenn Latham

Captain Glenn Latham (BS ’76, MBA ’78) | July 2021

Captain Latham (BS 1976, MBA 1978) is the owner of GL Encounters, a fishing and boating excursion company in the Florida Keys. He began his new career as a fishing charter captain after 40 years in the medical device industry.