UF MBA 2014 Articles: page 1

Kelly Garcia

Kelly Garcia (MBA ’14) | October 2022

Garcia (MBA 2014) was recently reappointed to the Florida Virtual School Board of Trustees by Florida Governor Ron DeSantis.  Garcia began her career in education as a 2009 Teach for America Corps member in Houston, Texas. She was a founding

Randy Olney

Randall S. Olney (MBA ’14) | August 2022

Olney (MBA 2014) recently joined CHW Professional Consultants in Alachua as Director of Engineering, leading the Land Development department. Olney has 18+ years of engineering experience. His knowledge of land development and entitlement processes will enable him to lead CHW’s

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Gabriel Codo (MBA ’14) | December 2021

Codo (MBA 2014) was recently elected partner at McKinsey & Company’s São Paulo office.  Connect with him on LinkedIn. 

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Lofton Alvarez (MBA ’14) | July 2019

Alvarez (MBA 2014) is Director, Corporate Development at ACI Worldwide. He was recently awarded the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation.

James Spradlin

James Spradlin (MBA ’14) | June 2018

Spradlin (MBA 2014) is the Founder, Executive Creative Director and Executive Producer of Orlando Creatives, a creative services and branding agency. He has nearly two decades of experience driving creative projects across brand strategy, brand filmmaking, photography and design. Spradlin and

Brett Owens

Brett Owens (BA ’10, MSM ’11, MBA ’14, JD ’14) | February 2017

Brett (BA 2010, MSM 2011, MBA 2014, JD 2014)  has joined the Tampa office of Fisher Phillips, a national labor and employment law firm, as an Associate. Brett brings litigation and jury trial experience and will advise employers on a

Bill McHugh

Bill McHugh (MBA ’14) | August 2016

Bill (MBA 2014) was appointed Vice President and General Counsel for the Sea Island Company, which operates luxury, five-star resorts in the southeastern U.S. He previously served as Assistant General Counsel for Rayonier Advanced Materials, Inc., a leading global supplier

Bryan Williams (MBA ’14) | October 2015

Bryan (MBA 2014), the Executive Director of the Community Foundation of South Lake, was recently profiled in the Orlando Sentinel. He leads the organization’s fundraising efforts, which provide approximately $300,000 annually to nonprofits and individuals in the South Lake area

Wade Johnson, III (MBA ’14) | September 2015

Wade (MBA 2014) recently joined the law firm Broad and Cassel. Based in the firm’s Orlando office, Wade is an Associate in the Corporate and Securities Practice Group. He previously was a commercial litigation and real estate associate at Winderweedle,

Andrew Starling (BSBA ’11, MBA ’14, JD ’14) and Elyse Jasmund (BHS ’13, MHA ’15) | August 2015

Andrew (BSBA 2011, MBA 2014, JD 2014) and Elyse (BHS 2013, MHA 2015) were married May 30 at Knowles Memorial Chapel at Rollins College in Winter Park. Andrew is the Executive Manager of Starling Chevrolet Buick GMC in St. Cloud,