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Elizabeth Castro Gulacsy

From Cuba to CFO

Elizabeth Castro Gulacsy’s life could have ended up vastly different had her parents not taken an opportunity to leave their home country of Cuba for the United States. After living under the repressive communist regime for years, Gulacsy’s parents and

Yesenia Scheker Izquierdo

Yesenia Scheker Izquierdo (BSAc, MAcc ’99) | October 2021

Scheker Izquierdo (BSAc 1999, MAcc 1999) was recently named KPMG’s New York Office Managing Partner and New York Market Hub Leader. She is the first woman and Latina in the role.  Scheker Izquierdo has over 20 years of experience providing tax

Victoria Liu

Victoria Liu (BSAc ’19, MAcc ’19) | October 2021

Liu (BSAc ’19, MAcc ’19) is Founder and CEO of Byppo Technologies.  Byppo was recently featured in an article by Business Insider as one of the “7 startups giving restaurants an alternative to DoorDash, GrubHub and UberEats.” 

Kris Wiebeck

Kris Wiebeck (BSAc ’06, MAcc ’06) | June 2021

Wiebeck (BSAcc 2006, MAcc 2006) is chief strategy officer for Baldwin Risk Partners (BRP) Group, an independent insurance and risk management advisory and distribution firm in Tampa, serving more than 600,000 clients across the country and internationally. He formerly served as the company’s CFO.

Victoria Liu

Victoria Liu (BSAc ’19, MAcc ’19) | June 2021

Liu (BSAc ’19, MAcc ’19) is Founder and CEO of Byppo Technologies.  Byppo, Gainesville’s innovative local food service platform, is partnering with Aramark, a global leader of acclaimed services in food, facilities, and uniforms, to bring a revolutionary campus dining

Lillian Mills

Lillian Mills (BSAc ’80, MAcc ’81) | June 2021

Mills (BSAc 1980, MAcc 1981) was named dean of the University of Texas – Austin McCombs School of Business. Mills is the first woman to serve as permanent dean of McCombs in the school’s nearly 100-year history. She previously held

Eduniversal 2021 Best Master's Degrees with #1 rankings for management and real estate, #2 ranking for international business and entrepreneurship and #4 ranking for Full-Time MBA

For third year, 5 Hough programs in the top 5 among publics

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – After a delayed release in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the latest rankings from Eduniversal have once again named master’s degree programs from across the Hough Graduate School of Business at the University of Florida Warrington

Jonathan Goren

Meet the Masters of Accounting

Fisher School of Accounting alumnus Jonathan Goren was featured in this story from Poets & Quants about some of the impactful recent graduates who earned a master’s in accounting.  Read on to learn more about Goren and how his Fisher

Antonella Spinatto, Jackson Budnik, Prea Rahman, Alayzia Harris

Virtual event highlights the importance of diversity in the workplace

Students from across the Warrington College of Business and UF were invited to a new event from Business Career Services designed to showcase the importance of diversity in the workplace. Over the three-night event, called Diversity in the Workplace, students

Lara Long (BSAc, MAcc ’93) | January 2021

Long (BSAc 1993, MAcc 1993) is Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer at AGCO Corporation.  She was recently appointed to the Financial Accounting Foundation’s Financial Accounting Standards Advisory Council (FASAC), which advises the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) on strategic