Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration Articles: page 2

Joe Ketterer (BABA ’04, MHA ’06) | April 2019

Ketterer (BABA 2004, MHA 2006) and a group of volunteers set a world record for “most pallets toppled in domino fashion” as part of an effort to raise the profile of the Yakima Schools Foundation and its annual Celebrate Our Youth breakfast fundraiser. Ketterer, former Yakima Schools Foundation board president, came up with the idea to align and subsequently topple 1,500 shipping pallets to set the record. Check out the video of the record-setting event. Ketterer is Senior Director of

Two Heavener students receive competitive Gilman Scholarship

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – University of Florida Heavener School of Business students Alejandra Carrasquilla and Rahul Kheraj received the prestigious and competitive U.S. Department of State’s Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship. Carrasquilla (BABA ‘21) and Kheraj (BSBA ‘20) were selected to receive the Gilman Scholarship for the spring of 2019. The Gilman Scholarship is a grant program that enables students of limited financial means to study or intern abroad, thereby gaining skills critical to the United States’ national security and economic

Joe Ketterer (BABA ’04, MHA ’06) | December 2018

Ketterer (BABA 2004, MHA 2006) was named Senior Director of Physician Practices for Astria Health. In his role, Ketterer will work directly with the Astria Health Hospital CEOs to provide physician practice administration for the Astria Medical Group and the Astria Health Centers. Ketterer most recently served as Administrator, Physician Practice Management of Digestive Disease Center of Florida. In that role, he introduced new service lines, recruited, contracted and onboarded both physician and staff and lead operations management, campus expansion, oversaw

Danielle Shu (BABA ’17) | June 2018

Shu (BABA 2017) is the Academic Assistant 1 at the University of Florida Department of Food and Resource Economics. She began her career in higher education as an Undergraduate Advisor in September 2017 at the University of Florida’s College of Journalism and Communications.

Sarah (Sykes) Russell (BABA ’16) | June 2018

Russell (BABA 2016) was recently promoted to Talent Acquisition Partner at Tech Data. She also recently married Jack Russell IV (BABA 2016).

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 has been on raising growth capital for small to middle market private and public companies through Reg D private placements and initial public offerings, seeking capital from both institutional investors and individual accredited investors.  He has served as lead analyst

Megan Fay (BSBA ’08) | April 2018

Fay (BSBA 2008) recently joined Capital City Consulting in Tallahassee, Florida after serving as Deputy Chief of Staff and other senior leadership roles to Florida Governor Rick Scott since 2014. As Deputy Chief of Staff, Fay oversaw vital state agencies, such as the departments of Education, Lottery, VISIT FLORIDA, and Business and Professional Regulation, as well as the Florida Housing Finance Corporation and CareerSourceFlorida.

2018 Gator100 Winners | February 2018

The Gator100 honors the 100 fastest-growing, Gator-owned or Gator-led businesses in the world. It serves not only as a setting where UF’s elite entrepreneurs can gather and share their talents and wisdom, but as an inspiration to fellow Gators to be a part of this exclusive group. Companies owned or led by Warrington alumni accounted for more than one-third of the list in 2018. Below are a complete list of companies owned or led by Warrington alumni on the 2018

Tom Kersting (BABA ’01) | January 2018

Kersting (BABA 2001) was recently promoted to Managing Director of Franklin Street, a full-service commercial real estate firm. Previously, he served as President of Insurance Services at Franklin Street. In his new role, he will work across the entire company and all lines of business to identify and grow client opportunities and services. He is based out of the company’s Tampa office. Connect with Kersting on LinkedIn.

Dani Pascarella (BABA ’09, MIB ’10) | December 2017

Pascarella (BABA 2009, MIB 2010)  is the founder and CEO of Invibed, a finch company that provides financial education and early stage Wealth Coaching to young professionals. The company was recently accepted into NYU Steinhardt’s EdTech Accelerator Power by StartEd and was invited to pitch at NY EdTech Week. Pascarella and her business partner, Korrie Martinez, have been featured on CNN Money, HuffPost and Forbes.