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Andres Alminana

Andres Alminana (BSBA ’05) | September 2023

Alminana (BSBA ’05) is a vice president and senior financial advisor with Merrill Lynch Wealth Management in Palm Beach, Fla. Alminana’s focus is guiding clients in pursuing the unique objectives they have for their families, their businesses and the next

Eric Hollar

Eric Hollar (BABA ’05) | July 2023

Hollar (BABA ’05)  joins the Climate First Bank team as VP and St. Petersburg Branch Manager. With over 19 years of banking experience in the Pinellas County area, Hollar will be responsible for Climate First Bank’s growth, community, and client

Guilherme Costa

Guilherme Costa (BABA ’05) | June 2023

Costa (BABA ’05) recently became vice president, general counsel and secretary of the corporation at Bentley University. Costa brings to Bentley more than 15 years of higher education leadership providing legal counsel and supporting regulatory guidance.  Most recently, Costa served as the

David Zorrilla

David Zorrilla (BSBA ’05) | February 2023

Zorilla (BSBA ’05) is Senior VP of Preconstruction Services at KAST Construction.  In his role, he oversees a large in house team of preconstruction and technical services professionals with the capabilities of providing a wide array of services including conceptual

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In Memoriam | September 2022

Patrick M. Dempsey | BSBA ’79 | 1957-2022 | Dempsey, of Cocoa Beach, Florida, passed on August 15. Upon graduating from UF with a degree in accounting, he was awarded the Four Year Outstanding Scholar award as the top student

Andres (Andrew) Alminana

Andres (Andrew) Alminana (BSBA ’05) | September 2022

Alminana (BSBA ’05) is a Senior Financial Advisor and Portfolio Advisor with Merrill Lynch Wealth Management in Palm Beach, FL. He joined the firm in 2016 and began his wealth management career in 2008. Andrew’s focus is guiding clients in

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In Memoriam | June 2022

Clarence “CT” Todd | BSAc ’57 | 1932-2022 | Todd, of Jacksonville, Florida, passed on May 7. He found the loves of his life in college, the first one being Betti Gloria, who he later married, and the second one being Gator Football,

Alberto “Papo” Manrara

Alberto “Papo” Manrara (BS ’05, MSM ’06) | January 2022

Alberto “Papo” Manrara (BS 2005, MSM 2006), former Miami-Dade State Attorney’s Office Prosecutor, was promoted to the position of Partner at EPGD Business Law, known as the Entrepreneur’s Law Firm based in Miami, Florida. Combing his business and law degrees, Manrara

Jordan Myers

Jordan Myers (BSBA ’05) | September 2021

Myers (BSBA 2005) partner in Alston & Bird’s Finance Group, has been named to the Daily Report’s “On the Rise” class of 2021 representing Georgia’s most promising lawyers under the age of 40. In recognizing Myers, the Daily Report noted

Justin Jackrel

Justin Jackrel (BABA ’05) | August 2021

Jackrel (BABA 2005) is Founder and President of Bintelli, a manufacturer and distributor of powersport products like street-legal golf carts, electric bicycles and gas-powered mopeds and scooters.  Bintelli was named to Inc. magazine’s Inc. 5000, a list of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies,