2003 Articles: page 1

Class Notes - General

Jennifer Infanti (BS ’02, MSM ’03) | June 2024

Infanti (BS 2002, MSM 2003) was appointed to the Early Learning Coalition of Sarasota County by Florida Governor Ron DeSantis. Infanti, of Sarasota, is the Founder and Treasurer of Holiday House of SRQ. Active in her community, she is a

Felice Klein

Felice Klein (BSBA ’03) | April 2012

Klein (BSBA 2003), Assistant Professor at Boise State University, recently had her research featured in Forbes Magazine. The research highlights that women are vastly underrepresented in CEO roles.  Read more about the research in this story from Boise State University. 

Maureen Short

Maureen Short (MBA ’03) | March 2024

Short (MBA 2003) was recently appointed to Big Lots’ Board of Directors.  Short served as the Chief Financial Officer of Upbound Group, Inc. (formerly known as Rent-A-Center), a publicly traded, multi-site, and omni-channel retailer from 2016 to 2022. Prior to

Sumit Dhawan

Sumit Dhawan (MBA ’03) | January 2024

Dhawan (MBA 2003) was appointed Chief Executive Officer at Proofpoint, Inc., a leading cybersecurity and compliance company. Dhawan is a highly respected and seasoned technology leader with a proven track record of building market-leading security, cloud, and end-user computing businesses.

Pedro Allende

Pedro Allende (BA ’03, BSBA ’03, MS-ISOM ’07, JD ’07) | December 2023

Allende (BA 2003, BSBA 2003, MS-ISOM 2007, JD 2007) was recently named to the Government Efficiency Task Force by Florida Governor Ron DeSantis. He serves as the Secretary of the Florida Department of Management Services. Prior to his role as

Robert Bailey

Robert Bailey (BSBA ’03, MBA ’06) | January 2023

Robert Bailey (BSBA ‘03, MBA ‘06) was named Chief Financial Officer at Con-Air Industries, a division of Filtration Group a $2B leader in mission-critical filtration solutions. He brings 20 years of broad finance experience, most recently serving as Director of

Robb Porter

Robb Porter (MBA ’03) | December 2022

Porter (MBA 2003), Executive Vice President, Head of Shipper Solutions at Loadsmart, is spearheading commercial, pricing, and go-to-market strategies for shipper SaaS products and complex, solutions-based managed services. Loadsmart recently closed a $200 million round of Series D financing and

Tiffany Nardone

Tiffany Nardone (MBA ’03) | August 2022

Nardone (MBA 2003) is Vice President of Market Access Strategic Accounts and Field Reimbursement at GSK, a global biopharma company with the ambition and purpose to unite science, technology, and talent to get ahead of disease together. She was recently named