UF MBA 2012 Articles: page 1

Kathleen Plinske

Kathleen Plinske (MBA ’12) | February 2021

Plinske (MBA 2012) was recently named the next president of Valencia College in Orlando. She is the fifth and first female president of Valencia.  Previously, Dr. Plinske served as Executive Vice President and Provost and as Campus President of the

Emma and Brent Healy take a selfie with their two small children

Brent Healy (MBA ’12) | March 2020

Healy (MBA 2012) and his wife Emma (MBA 2013) moved to the Atlanta area in January 2020 for Brent’s opportunity with Salesforce as a Senior Solution Engineer at Salesforce Tower Atlanta. Emma works remotely for Slate Advisors of San Francisco.

Dan Stewart

Dan Stewart (MBA ’12) | March 2020

Stewart (MBA 2012) joined PreferredOne as Vice President of Sales in 2017. After 5 years in Florida, Stewart welcomed an opportunity to return to Minnesota with Willis Towers Watson in 2013, where he was promoted to the position of Senior

Samuel Lopez, Jr.

Samuel Lopez, Jr. (MBA ’12, DBA ’20) | July 2019

Lopez (MBA 2012, DBA 2020) is a Surface Warfare Officer with the U.S. Navy. After 24 years of service, Lopez will be retiring from the U.S. Navy in September. He is currently in his last year of the UF Doctor

Kathleen Plinske

Kathleen Plinske (MBA ’12) | August 2018

Kathleen Plinske (MBA 2012) was named the new executive vice president and provost at Valencia College.

Jeff Roman

Jeff Roman (EMBA ’12) | January 2018

Roman (Executive MBA 2012) was appointed a partner at Little Diversified Architectural Consulting. As National Director of Engineering, Roman is recognized for his deep commitment to outstanding client service, market-leading expertise, innovative design solutions and exemplary project quality. With nearly 20

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Nicholas Schumann (MBA ’12) | October 2017

Schumann (MBA 2012) was recently named the U.S. Head of External Engagement for HSBC’s Financial Crime Threat Mitigation based in Manhattan. He was also selected to be a Major in the U.S. Army Reserve.

Carlos R. Perez (BSBA ’88) and C. Kyle Moore (BSBA ’05, MBA ’12) | July 2015

Carlos (left) was promoted to Vice President, Team Credit Manager of TD Bank’s Commercial Real Estate team in Florida. He will also lead the Credit Management Team. Carlos (BSBA 1988), based in Boca Raton, has 26 years of banking and

Nick Schumann (MBA ’12) | May 2015

Nick (MBA 2012) recently joined HSBC’s Financial Intelligence Unit as a Vice President and is based in Miami. He spent the previous six years with the U.S. Treasury Department’s Office of Terrorism and Financial Intelligence and continues to serve as

Brent Healy (MBA ’12) | November 2014

Brent (MBA 2012) joined Valintry, a fast-growing technology and marketing staffing and consulting firm, as its new Vice President of Marketing. Based in Valintry’s Orlando office, he will lead Valintry’s digital marketing consulting group, and is responsible for providing customers