1972 Articles: page 1

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In Memoriam | December 2022

Oscar H. Barbery | BSBA ’50 | 1927-2022 | Barbery, of Tampa, Florida, passed on November 16. After graduating high school, he served in the Army before moving onto UF, where he earned his degree in Business Administration. Barbery was

Outline of a hand placing a rose down in front of a single candle.

In Memoriam | October 2022

Larry W. Davis Sr. | BA ‘57 | 1935-2022 | Davis, of Umatilla, Florida, passed on September 10. Once he completed his education at UF, Davis went on to become the director of several businesses across North Carolina and Florida,

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J. Preston Silvernail (BA ’72, MBA ’74, JD ’77) | December 2020

Judge Silvernail (BA 1972, MBA 1974, JD 1977) was a judge for the 18th Judicial Circuit Court in Florida. Now retired, Judge Silvernail was elected by the Judiciary of 18th Circuit as Chief Judge and is Past Chairman of the

Charles Pascual

Charles Pascual (BS ’70, MBA ’72) | June 2018

Pascual (BS 1970, MBA 1972) recently retired from Sykes Enterprises, Inc. as VP of Global Compensation and Benefits, capping a 46-year career in Human Resources management and consulting. Pascual and his wife, Jo Ann, plan to travel and spend time

Lou Prida, Jr.

Lou Prida Jr. (BSBA ’72) | July 2017

Prida (BSBA 1972) was named one of the 10 Leading People of Tampa by Tampa Magazine, highlighting leaders who play a distinct role in the city’s growth. He was profiled by the magazine.

Cesar L. Alvarez (BSBA ’69, MBA ’70, JD ’72) | July 2015

Cesar, along with his brothers, Arturo (BA 1970, JD 1972) and Carlos (BA 1972), received the Gran Caimán Award from the UF Association of Hispanic Alumni during the organization’s annual Gator Guayabera Guateque. The Gran Caimán Award is given annually