UF MBA 2005 Articles: page 1

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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,

Louis Garcia

Louis Garcia (BS ’94, MEd ’97, MBA ’05) | August 2021

Garcia (BS 1994, MEd 1997, MBA 2005) was appointed as national Director of Program Innovation & Effectiveness at Big Brothers Big Sisters of America, located in Tampa, FL, in 2020. He previously served for 10 years as CEO at Big

Mark Jaronski

Mark Jaronski (MBA ’05) | August 2021

Jaronski (MBA 2005) serves as Deputy Commissioner, Explore Georgia, the tourism division of the Georgia Department of Economic Development. In this role he oversees the state’s official destination marketing organization, which works to advance Georgia’s $68.96 billion tourism industry that

McLeod Glass (MBA ’05) | June 2016

McLeod (MBA 2005) was recently named Vice President and General Manager for the Small and Medium Business segment of Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s Server Division based in Houston. McLeod previously served in executive marketing and product management positions with Compaq, HP

Mark Jaronski (MBA ’05) | May 2016

Mark (MBA 2005) was named Chief Executive Officer of Select Registry, a hospitality marketing firm based in Charleston, S.C., that operates more than 325 quality-assured bed and breakfasts, inns, and boutique hotels throughout North America. He has previously served in

Jacki Dezelski (BFAGR ’94, MBA ’05) | August 2015

Jacki (BFAGR 1994, MBA 2005), the Executive Vice President of the Manatee Chamber of Commerce, was named “Chamber Professional of the Year” by the Florida Association of Chamber Professionals. The award recognizes exemplary service and outstanding or extraordinary performance in

Abdul Lateef (MBA ’05) | June 2014

Abdul (MBA 2005), the Chief Executive Officer of Plasma-Therm LLC in Saint Petersburg, Fla., was named a 2013 “All-Star of the Chip-Making Industry” by VLSIresearch’s The Chip Insider. Plasma-Therm’s innovation that uses plasma technology to separate individual integrated-circuit chips was