Bachelor of Science in Business Administration Articles: page 1

Gordon Fair

Gordon Fair, Jr. (BSBA ’78) | May 2022

Fair (BSBA 1978) is a Senior Financial Advisor with Vanguard.  In 2021, he authored and published a fictional novel. “Lethal Light” is available through Amazon Books and Barnes and Noble. An audiobook version is available on Audible. Check out more

Jay Sakalo

Jay Sakalo (BSBA ’95, JD ’98) | May 2022

Sakalo (BSBA 1995, JD 1998) was recently named Chief Executive Officer of Scott Holdings, LLC, a single-family office based in Boca Raton, Florida. Founded in 2008, Scott Holdings oversees all facets of investments, including institutional and private equity investments on

Cliff Wilson

Cliff Wilson (BSBA ’04) | May 2022

Wilson (BSBA 2004) was recently named chief executive officer of Georgetown Community Hospital in Georgetown, Kentucky. Wilson will serve as LifePoint’s Central Kentucky market president with operational oversight of Bluegrass Community Hospital, Bourbon Community Hospital and Clark Regional Medical Center. Wilson will

Jacob Van De Car

Management student recipient of UF Outstanding Leader Award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Management major Jacob Van De Car (BSBA ’22) is among the university-wide recipients of the University of Florida Outstanding Leader Award from the UF Alumni Association and UF Honors Program for his exemplary leadership during his time

Ashley Crandall

Taking the stairway to success

For Ashley Crandall (BSBA ’05), decisions are almost never made quickly. As someone who has long valued fiscal responsibility and doing research before coming to a conclusion, it still surprises Crandall how quickly she made the decision to attend the

Young Alumni Spotlight: Conner Loving

Conner Loving was convinced his future was already planned out the day he showed up on the University of Florida campus. He’d be active in the UF ROTC program, graduate in four years and head straight into the Army. He

Ashleigh Bryan

Ashleigh Bryan (BSBA ’11) | April 2022

Bryan (BSBA 2011) recently started a new position as a Digital Marketing Growth Manager in Cox Communication’s New Growth & Corporate Development group. She is also an MBA Candidate at Georgia Tech’s Scheller College of Business. Connect with her on

Class Notes - General

Charles L. Ruffner (BSBA ’58) | April 2022

Ruffner (BSBA 1958) is a self-employed tax attorney in Miami. He previously worked as an IRS agent and a trial attorney for the U.S. Department of Justice. 

Craft Talbot

Warrington student representing University of Florida at St. Gallen Symposium

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Master of International Business student Craft Talbot (BSBA ’21, MIB ’22) is one of 200 students who have been selected to participate in the St. Gallen Symposium in Switzerland this summer. The St. Gallen Symposium brings together

Dorian Simpkins

Warrington student recipient of UF Outstanding Leader Award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Management major Dorian Simpkins (BSBA ’22) is among the university-wide recipients of the University of Florida Outstanding Leader Award from the UF Alumni Association and UF Honors Program for her exemplary leadership during her time as a