Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration Articles: page 4

Joe Ketterer (BABA ’04, MHA ’06) | August 2015

Joe (BABA 2004, MHA 2006) was named Vice President of Physician Practice Management at Bay Medical Center Sacred Heart Health System in Panama City, Fla. He previously served as Physician Practice Administrator for Community Health Systems (CHS) in Bullhead City, Ariz., and Sebastian, Fla. During his time at UF, Joe was a cheerleading letter holder (1999-2005), President of Pi Kappa Alpha (2001-2002) and a member of Florida Blue Key.

Robert A. Heekin, Jr. (BABA ’00, JD ’03) | June 2015

Robert (BABA 2000, JD 2003) was profiled in the March 11 issue of the Jacksonville Daily Record. The story detailed his military service with the U.S. Army, his family life and his career as an attorney. Robert is a Partner with the Jacksonville law firm of Thames Markey & Heekin, P.A.

David Huppert (BABA ’00) | April 2015

David (BABA 2000) was recently admitted as a Partner of Huppert & Huppert CPA in Southwest Ranches, Fla. He joined the firm in 2005, specializing in accounting and taxation for domestic and international clients.

Joel Whitehead (BABA ’14) | February 2015

Joel (BABA 2014) is an intern at Straughn Farms. Upon completion of his internship, he will decide whether to enter graduate school at UF or enter the work force. He is interested in the production and sales portion of the agriculture industry as well as management and human resources in more traditional business settings.

Nick Banks (BSBA ’90) and Juan Segarra (BABA ’02) | December 2014

Nick (BSBA 1990) and Juan (BABA 2002) were both honored at the Gainesville Area Chamber of Commerce 2014 Business of the Year Awards. Nick is the Managing Director of Front Street Commercial Real Estate Group, which was named “Best Overall Small Business.” Juan is the President & CEO of Foresight Construction Group, which was named “Best Minority Business.”

Scott Merl (BA ’08, BABA ’08) | October 2014

Scott (BA 2008, BABA 2008) has opened his own law firm—Scott Merl, P.A.—located in Miami at 3006 Aviation Avenue, Suite 4B. Scott’s firm focuses on Personal Injury, Family Law, and Unclaimed Property through the State of Florida.