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Jonathan Mish

Jonathan Mish (BSBA ’00) | November 2018

Mish (BSBA 2000) has joined ABB Optical Group as the company’s chief information officer. In his role, Mish will be responsible for overseeing the company’s IT department and leveraging technology to improve business operations and deliver effective technology services and solutions.

John Haven

John Haven (BSAc ’00, MAcc ’00) | September 2018

Haven (BSAc 2000, MAcc 2000) was named the Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration at the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire. Previously, he was the Executive Director for the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine for 15 years.

Trip Miller

Richard A. “Trip” Miller, III (MBA ’00) | May 2018

Miller (MBA 2000) is the founder and managing partner at Gullane Capital Partners, and was recently featured as an expert on CNBC. He is a frequently quoted and trusted source for financial market news, also having been featured in Barron’s,

Kaley Miller

Kaley Miller (MS-ISOM ’00) | January 2018

Miller (MS-ISOM 2000) was named the marketing & communications manager of the Punta Gorda Airport. She will assist the chief executive officer in a variety of airport marketing initiatives, public outreach and communications functions in support of the airport’s master

Richard Mocsari

Richard Mocsari (MBA ’00) | September 2017

Mocsari (MBA 2000) was named the Chief Financial Officer of Validus Group Partners, Ltd., a Tampa-based investment firm. He will lead the firm’s finance and accounting functions, along with corporate finance duties related to Validus’ current holdings and new investments.

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R. Christopher Melley (MBA ’00) | August 2017

Melley (MBA 2000) joined ABB Inc. to head up sales of their Microgrid solutions in the Eastern US and Caribbean islands. These systems integrate battery storage technology, renewable resources including wind and solar, and traditional fossil fired generation as an innovative

Paul Carr (BSBA ’00, MSF ’02) | December 2016

Paul (BSBA 2000, MSF 2002), a Senior Managing Director at Cushman & Wakefield, became the fourth member of the firm’s Tampa-based senior housing team. He is a member of the firm’s Capital Markets Group, and previously specialized in office and

Lauren Catoe (BSBA ’04) and Ilan Nieuchowicz (BSBA ’00, MIB ’01) | May 2016

Lauren (BSBA 2004) and Ilan (BSBA 2000, MIB 2001) were both elected as Shareholders at the law firm Carlton Fields, which has 10 offices across the nation. Lauren, based in the firm’s Tampa office, advises clients on the planning and

Andrea Cookhorn

Andrea Cookhorn (BSBA ’00) | April 2016

Andrea (BSBA 2000) was named Director of Business Development at Circle of One Marketing, a full-service marketing, public relations and advertising agency in Miami. Among her responsibilities are identifying, assessing, and developing new business opportunities, and assisting the company in

The Honorable Hunter Carroll (BSBA ’97, BA ’97, JD ’00) | February 2016

Judge Hunter Carroll (BSBA 1997, BA 1997, JD 2000) was recently appointed to the 12th Judicial Circuit Court by Governor Rick Scott. He previously practiced at the law firms Matthews Eastmoore, Carlton & Carroll and Carlton Fields. At the time