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Robert Klein

Robert Klein (BSBA ’97) | January 2021

Klein (BSBA 1997) was recently appointed Chief Financial Officer at Postal Realty Trust.  Klein joins Postal Realty Trust with extensive experience in corporate finance, capital markets and real estate operations stemming from his over 20-year career. Prior to joining Postal

Ryan Rothstein

Ryan Rothstein (BSBA ’97) | July 2020

Rothstein (BSBA 1997) was promoted to president and general manager of WPTZ-TV/WNNE-TV, the Hearst Television duopoly of NBC and CW affiliates serving the Burlington, Vermont/Plattsburgh, New York, television market. Previously, Rothstein served as general sales manager of WPBF-TV in West

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Alex King (BSBA ’97) | September 2019

King (BSBA 1997) is an advisor and investor in Chicago. Most recently, he’s been lending his expertise to A.M. Money, a student loan company that provides low-interest, no-cosigner loans to low and middle-income Chicago college students based on academic performance

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Megan Hendricks (BSAc ’97) | July 2019

Hendricks (BSAc 1997) is Executive Director at MBA Career Services and Employer Alliance. She recently received the Visionary Leadership Award from her organization, which recognizes outstanding and significant contributions to the organization and the MBA career services/recruitment industry. Connect with

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Lynn Maria Thompson (BSBA ’79) | March 2019

Thompson (BSBA 1979) is the President of Thompson Writing & Editing. She is releasing a book, The Feline CEO, that discusses business leadership from a fresh perspective: through the lens of cat behavior! It combines 30+ years of cat ownership

Jose I. Molina

Jose I. Molina (BSAc ’96, MAcc ’97) | February 2019

Molina (BSAc 1996, MAcc 1997) has been appointed Chief Financial Officer of the Spanish Broadcasting System. Molina has over 20 years of experience in corporate finance leadership and public accounting roles, including broad experience in mergers and acquisitions, capital markets

Jim DiCesaro

Jim DiCesaro (BABA ’97) | April 2018

DiCesaro (BABA 1997) has joined Skyway Capital Markets, a Tampa-based boutique investment baking firm, as a managing director. DiCesaro has more than 20 years of experience in Capital Markets including investment banking and equity research.  His focus for the past 15 years

Tillie Borchers

Tillie Galan Borchers (BSBA ’97) | March 2018

Borchers (BSBA 1997) was named Director of Investments at Civitas Capital Group. At Civitas, she manages a fund dedicated to making impactful real estate investments in Dallas, Texas. The Civitas family of companies offers a range of real estate and credit

Barbara Higgins

Barbara Higgins (MBA ’97) | March 2018

Higgins (MBA 1997) was appointed to the Employers Holdings, Inc. Board of Directors. She currently serves as the Chief Customer Officer for Duke Energy Corporation.

Barbara Higgins

Barbara Higgins (MBA ’97) | August 2017

Higgins (MBA 1997) was named the Chief Customer Officer at Duke Energy. She will lead the newly created Customer Experience Transformation Organization, devoted to transforming how customers experience and interact with the company. Higgins will be responsible for designing end-to-end