Alumni Class Notes: page 86

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!

Charlie J. Gillette, Jr. (BSBA ’85, JD ’88) | June 2014

Charlie (BSBA 1985, JD 1988) is celebrating his 25th year practicing law. He is the founder of Gillette Law, P.A. in Jacksonville.

Abdul Lateef (MBA ’05) | June 2014

Abdul (MBA 2005), the Chief Executive Officer of Plasma-Therm LLC in Saint Petersburg, Fla., was named a 2013 “All-Star of the Chip-Making Industry” by VLSIresearch’s The Chip Insider. Plasma-Therm’s innovation that uses plasma technology to separate individual integrated-circuit chips was

Kristee Leonard (BSBA ’08) | June 2014

Kristee (BSBA 2008) was named one of the National Association of REALTORS® Magazine’s “30 Under 30” for 2014. She is the Broker and Owner of The Leaders Realty, LLC in Austin, Texas. Kristee was also recently named a 2014 Platinum

Christopher Johnson (BS ’07, MS ’10, MBA ’10) | June 2014

Christopher (BS 2007, MS 2010, MBA 2010) was recently named Director of Programs & Learning for the Florida Philanthropic Network in Tampa. He previously served as Executive Director of the Nonprofit Center of North Central Florida in Gainesville.

Brad Casey (MBA ’12) | June 2014

Brad (MBA 2012) was named the Managing Director of Tampa’s Patel Conservatory at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts in February. Brad says this position “has been my dream job since I was 12, and the combination of my

Sandra Johnson (MBA ’13) | June 2014

Sandra (MBA 2013) recently joined the Tampa Bay chapter of Project Management Institute, the world’s leading not-for-profit professional membership association for project, program and portfolio management professionals. She is a project manager at the Department of Veterans Affairs where she

Stephanie Chastain (BSBA ’14) | June 2014

Stephanie (BSBA 2014) graduated from UF in May, and has been named a CIO Advisory Associate at KPMG’s Tampa office. Says Stephanie: “I had the best experience during my four years as a Business Gator. Now it’s time to rock

Wayne “Skipp” Fraser (BSBA ’62) | May 2014

The Suncoasters of St. Petersburg named Skipp (BSBA 1962) the 2014 “Mr. Sun.” The honor recognizes outstanding individuals who through their community service, leadership and dedication have had a significant impact on the city and its citizens.

Michael L. Kohner (BSAc ’84, MAcc ’86) | May 2014

Michael (BSAc 1984, MAcc 1986), Managing Director of WTAS LLC in West Palm Beach, Fla., was recently honored with the Education Foundation of Palm Beach County Distinguished Alumni Award. This award was created to honor distinguished former students who are

Mike Schuette (MBA ’11) | May 2014

JPMorgan Chase named Mike (MBA 2011) 2013’s “Top Private Banker in Chicago.” He was also a Presidents Club Recipient, which is awarded to the firm’s top 25 private bankers (out of more than 23,000), for the second consecutive year. Mike