Arvida Alums



Last NameFirst NameEducationCareer Highlights
AissenKellyBS, MEd, EdS @ University of Florida; PhD, Mental Health Counseling @ University of FloridaContributing Faculty Member, Master’s Program @ Walden University; Psychotherapist in Private Practice, Gainesville
AissenMikeBBA, Hospitality and Professional Golf Management @ Florida State UniversityRegional Sales Coordinator at AFLAC
AltmanAaronBS, Mechanical Engineering, Applied Mathematics @ Tulane University; MS, Mechanical Engineering (Thermal-Fluid Sciences) @ University of Texas; PhD, Aerospace Engineering (Aircraft Design) @ Cranfield University, EnglandAerospace Engineer at Airbus in Toulouse, France; Professor and Head of Aerospace Engineering at the University of Dayton, Dayton, Ohio; Researcher in Aerodynamics at the US Air Force Research Labs, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton, Ohio
AltmanEvelynBA, Film @ Boston UniversityFreelance music critic, Action organizer for National NOW office, multi-media artist
AlweissJulianeBA, History @ University of Miami ; MA, Social Studies Education @ Florida International UniversityAdvanced Placement teacher at Killian Senior and Palmetto Senior; Teacher of the Year at Killian Senior
AschenbrennerRichelleBBA, Accounting @ University of Notre Dame; JD @ Loyola University of Chicago School of Law; LLM, Taxation @DePaul University College of LawVice President, Global Compensation, Benefits, HRIS and Shared Services at Office Depot, Inc. in Boca Raton, FL; formerly Senior Counsel, Compensation and Benefits at Office Depot, and Partner at McGuire Woods in Chicago, IL focusing on Employee Benefits and Compensation law
BeerLorenBA, JD @ University of FloridaAttorney at Ford Harrison, Tampa
BernsteinLaurenceBS, Accounting, Masters, Accounting @ University of FloridaSenior Tax Consultant at Berkowitz Pollack Brant
BernsteinMatthewBA, Criminology @ University of Florida; JD@ Florida International UniversityCaptain, Judge Advocate at US Army, Ft. Hood, Texas
BetancourtAnaBS, Exceptional Student Ed/EH @ Florida International University; MSEd, ESE/Pre-K/ESOL @ University of Miami; EdD, Curriculum & Instruction @ University of FloridaEH/SED teacher MDCPS; Assistant Professor @ Daytona State College; FDOE Appointed Committee Member of the Race to the Top, Teacher and Leader Preparation Implementation Committee
BilecaMichaelBS @ Tulane University; MBA @ Northwestern UniversityErnst & Young; President & Founder of Towncare Dental Partnership; Florida House of Representatives, District 117
BongioviLouisAA, Business Administration @ MDCC; Education classes @ Florida International UniversityQuality Control Manager @ United Electronics Corporation
BongioviMarcBS, BA Decision and Information Sciences @ University of FloridaManager, Cost Allocations @ TIAA-CREF; Previously at IBM, BearingPoint, PriceWaterhouseCoopers
BonnerFranklinBA, Political Science @ Northwestern UniversityInternship with Sen. Connie Mack; Federal Resident Country Director IRI, South Sudan, train political parties in the principles of democratic governance, work with national and state legislatures on building projects, part of the birth of the Republic of South Sudan; Previously Liaison in Wash DC for Jeb Bush; White House Office of Homeland Security
BowmanJasonJournalism @ University of MissouriNewscast Director @ KVVU, Las Vegas (FOX 5); Formerly Newscast Director at KOMU, (NBC) Columbia, Missouri
BoyetteChrisBA, MBA, JD @ University of Florida; LLM @ New York University LawAttorney at Holland Knight law firm, Partner
BramzonDannyStanford University; University of Chicago Law SchoolAttorney, Los Angeles; Founder of Basta for Justice (Assists low-income and indigent clients with tenant rights issues)
BramzonLonnyBA, Sociology @ Stanford University; JD @ Columbia University School of LawAssistant Public Defender, Baltimore, Maryland; Attorney in Private Practice, Washington DC & Maryland area
BrennanAlisonBBA, Finance @ George Washington UniversityDirector of National Accounts, Hilton Worldwide, Chicago
BrennanKatherineBA, Human Resource Development @ University of FloridaManager of Human Resources for the National School Board
BridisTedBS, Journalism @ University of MissouriEmployed by Associated Press and Wall Street Journal (2 years) since graduation. Led efforts that won Eugene S. Pulliam First Amendment Award in 2014 & 2011. Editor of the national investigative team for The Associated Press in Washington, winning the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for investigative reporting. Regarded as AP’s leading newsroom expert on U.S. Freedom of Information Act and related laws. One of AP’s seven analysts responsible for projecting winners in national elections.
BrownChrisBA, Russia Language & Literature @ Dartmouth College; DES @ University of Geneva; JD @ University of Miami; MLL, International Law, Fletcher School @ Tufts UniversityAttorney, products liability and commercial litigation defense; Playwright, American Theatre Critics Association/Steinberg Award Citation 2014, Multiple Carbonell and Silver Palm Awards for Best New Work; Co-founded Zoetic Stage (theatre company) performing at Adrienne Arsht Center, Miami
BryanJamesBA, Political Science @ Yale University; JD @ University of Florida, College of LawLawyer at Leon Cosgrove, LLC; Cystic Fibrosis 40 under 40 top lawyer in South Florida; Yale Baseball Team, All-Ivy Honors; US District Judge law clerk;
CastanedaElenaBS, Bioengineering @ Harvard UniversityChenmed (Healthcare business); Previously, worked in health care consulting in NY
ChaiChristaAB, Psychology @ Harvard UniversityBoard of Directors, Foundation for Education; Human Resources Management Consultant
ChenEdithBA, History of Science @ Harvard University; PhD, Clinical Psychology@ University of California at Los AngelesSilver Knight Award Winner; Professor of Psychology @ Northwestern University
ChotinerAdamBA, Political Science @University of Florida; JD@ University of MiamiBoard Certified by the Florida Bar in the area of labor and employment law; Shapiro, Blasi, Wasserman & Gora, P.A, Boca Raton
ChurchillDiannMiami Dade Community CollegeOwns and operates an “Etsy” business called Dizzy Grape
CleinKimBM, Music Education @ University of Miami; MS, Music Education @ Florida International UniversityMiddle School Band Director Miami Dade County and Broward County Schools
ClemJimBA, Political Science @ Swarthmore College; MA, PhD, Political Science @ University of MichiganManaging Director Harvard University Center for the Environment; International Affairs and Environmental Studies
ConklinCathyBA, English, MEd @ University of FloridaBlue Key @ University of Florida; Teacher, Miami Killian, Cheerleading Coach (10 yrs); Department Head, English; First Runner-Up MDCPS Teacher of the Year
CorchianiChrisBS, Communications @ North Carolina State UniversityNBA: Magic, Bullets, Celtics (3 years); European Basketball (8 years); CEO Gateway Bank Mortgage
CortesCarolineALB @ Florida International UniversityDesigner; Second Place on Lifetime’s “Project Accessory”; Co-owner Nina Loren
DavisJaretBA, Economics @ University of Miami; JD @ University of Miami; Iron Arrow @ University of MiamiCorporate Attorney @ International law firm of Greenberg Traurig, P.A.; Concentrating in the areas of capital raising, mergers and acquisitions and secured financings; Represent various operating companies, private equity firms, venture capital firms and banks, predominantly in technology industries (biotech/life sciences and IT); Managing partner of the Miami office of the firm; Serving on a number of boards in the community, including as Vice Chairman of the Board of Miami Children’s Hospital and as Immediate Past President of the Alumni Association at the University of Miami School of Law
DavisJoannaAB, Applied Math, Chemistry @ Harvard University; MD @ University of Florida; Pediatric Residency @ UM/JacksonPediatric Hospitalist in NICU @ Jackson Memorial Hospital
DavisLauraBA, Statistics @ Rice University; MA in Publishing @ Oxford Brookes University, United KingdomActuary at Assurant (Insurance Company);
De PabloCoteBA, Drama @ Carnegie MelonActress, NCIS (Ziva David); ALMA Award 2008, 2009, 2011; Imagen Award 2006, 2008, 2009, 2011; Parts in New York City Public Theater, All My Children, and commercials
DeChurchJamesBA, History @ University of Florida; JD @ University of MiamiShareholder/lawyer for Fowler, White, Burnett in Miami, specializing in medical malpractice litigation
DemskyHowardBS, Systems Science & Engineering @ Washington University, St. Louis; MBA @ Olin Business School, Washington UniversityVice President, Financial Planning & Analysis, SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment
DesaiDevangBA, JD @ University of MiamiAttorney (Shareholder) at Gaebe Mullen Antonelli & DiMatteo
DeStefanoDesireeBS, Economics @ University of Pennsylvania, Wharton SchoolChief Financial Officer at Mariposa Capital; Formerly: CFO and CAO at Igloo Products Corp
DiazJenniferBA, Accounting @ Stetson University; MA, Accounting @ Florida State UniversitySoftball Scholarship @ Auburn, Stetson; Financial Analyst @ FPL Fibernet
DiazMichelleAA @ Florida State University; Pharm.D @ University of FloridaRegistered Pharmacist, Target Healthcare Business Partner, overseeing Target Pharmacies in South Florida and the West coast of Florida
DinkinsRishalBA, Political Science, MBA, Marketing & Management @ Northwestern UniversityPlayed Division 1 Basketball @ Stetson & Northwestern; Director, Partnerships at Management Leadership for Tomorrow (MLT)
DorrisJoyceBA, English @ University of Richmond; MBA, Marketing @ University of VirginiaVice President of Brand Marketing @ MCI; Created venture capital-funded VolP company, SunRocket; Partner at TurboBridge, audio conferencing company
EflandNatalieBA, Economics @ University of PennsylvaniaExecutive Director, Open Books Chicago, a non-profit organization, was initially established to promote literacy in the Chicago area, through providing books, community programs
EllisJeanneMDCC, Paramedic CertificationFirefighter, City of Miami
EwellKenBS, Computer Science @ Hampton University; MBA Finance, Management, Strategy @ Northwestern UniversitySenior Vice President, Worldwide Professional Services @ Aspect Software; Formerly Waterstone Management Group (San Antonio)
FehlFeliciaBS, Telecommunications @ University of Florida; MS Technical Communication Management @ Mercer UniversityCH2M HILL (multinational environmental engineering firm), Project Deliverables Manager, supporting environmental site cleanup, and water and transportation infrastructure projects worldwide.
FeinSteveBS @ University of Miami; MD, MPH @ Johns Hopkins School of MedicineUniversity of Miami Medical School, Assistant Professor; Doctor of Hematology and Oncology, Baptist Hospital
GalbraithKariBA, Asian Languages & Civilizations @ Amherst College; MA, US Foreign Policy @ American University; JD @ American University Law SchoolVice-Chairperson, International Anti-Money Laundering Committee, American Bar Assoc; Crowell & Moring LLP
GlaiberJulieBA, English/Literature @ Florida State University; MA, Library Media @ Florida StateMiddle School Media Specialist; Previously: Yosemite National Park & Breckenridge, Co; Environmental Education in Atlanta;
GlaiberKimBS, Accounting, Finance @ Florida State UniversityCPA; Audit Financial Services @ Kaufman and Rossin; Business Owner – Orangetheory Fitness Sandy Springs, GA
GlickStacyBS, Criminal Justice@ Florida International University; JD @ St. Thomas University School of Law11th Judicial Circuit Court Judge, presiding over felony cases; Owner of Urban Artist, Inc.; Previously: Assistant State Attorney, Felony Division Chief
GoldsteinMelissaBA, Philosophy@ University of Miami; JD @ George Washington University School of LawDeputy Chief, Oversight Section Office of Intelligence, National Security Division, US Department of Justice; Previously: Prosecutor Manhattan District Attorney’s Office
GrossDeannaBBA @ Florida International University; JD @ University of MiamiAssistant Attorney, City of Miami
GrossJasonAB, Visual & Environmental Studies @ Harvard UniversityVice President, Strategy & Marketing at VeriFone Media (a global leader in mobile commerce and digital out-of-home media)
GrossMelanieBS, Emotional Handicaps @ Nova Southeastern University; MS, Special Education, MEd Special Education Administration @ Florida International UniversityProfessor, Florida International University
HalprinJoeBA, Political Science @ University of Pennsylvania; BS Economics, Public Policy & Management, @ Wharton, University of Pennsylvania; JD @ University of Pennsylvania LawSenior Vice President, Lead Counsel, Global Processing at MasterCard World Wide
HarderAlanBS, Purchasing and Materials Management @ Florida State UniversitySenior Director of Planning at Nutra Manufacturing, the manufacturing division of General Nutrition Corporation (GNC)
HauserBrookeBA, American Studies @ Kenyon CollegeAuthor of The New Kids: Big Dreams and Brave Journeys at a High School for Immigrant Teens, 2012 Alex Award Winner
HechtmanEricBA @ University of MiamiTennis Director @ Royal Palm Tennis Club, Miami; Tennis Pro, Hitting Partner for Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer, Venus Williams and Serena Williams
HoffmanMelanieBusiness Administration @ University of South Florida; Paralegal Certification @ Florida International UniversityDispute Resolution Paralegal at Berger Singerman, Miami
InnesMicheleFlorida State UniversityMath teacher
JackmanJeffBA @ Georgetown University; MD, Cardiology @ University of MiamiCardiologist, (Alexandria, Virginia)
JacobsenShariBS, Business Administration @ University of Florida; JD @ University of Miami School of LawAttorney, Compliance Manager at Robertson, Anschutz & Schneid, P.L. In Boca Raton
JooAnnaAB @ Harvard University; JD @ Harvard UniversityAttorney at Sullivan & Cromwell, New York
JoplingJasonBS, Dual Biomedical and Electrical Engineering @ University of Southern California; MS, Electrical Engineering @ Duke University; PhD, Electrical Engineering @ Duke UniversityQuality and Reliability Engineer in Intel’s Logic Technology Development Group
KadeAllisonBA, East Asian Languages & Cultures @ Columbia UniversityFull time freelance journalist and online content strategist; Writes fiction, with short stories published in literary magazines; Previously: Deputy Editor at
KatzAdamBA, Government and Politics @ University of Maryland; MPA, Public Administration, JD @ Syracuse UniversityAssistant United States Attorney, Northern District of New York; Previously, Trial Attorney at U.S. Department of Justice, Environment and Natural Resources Division; President of Syracuse University Law Alumni Association
KatzJessicaBS, Communication @ University of Miami; MA, Rhetoric and Communication @ Temple University; PhD, Communication Science @ Temple UniversityCurrently: Professor of Communication at North Carolina State University Previously: Marketing for the DeBartolo Corporation including Mayfair in the Grove (Assistant Marketing Director), Omni Shopping Center (Assistant Operations Manager), Lakeland Square in Lakeland, Florida (Marketing Director).
KaufmanMichelleBS, English & Journalism @ University of MiamiSports Columnist Miami Herald; Covered the Olympics, World Cup, Wimbledon, US Open, NBA Finals, Super Bowl, World Series, NCAA Final Four; Professor @ University of Miami, sports journalism
KaufmanStephenBS, Economics @ University of Florida; MS, International Relations @ Boston University; JD @ Boston University School of LawExecutive Director at Temple Beth El of Boca Raton; Graduate of Leadership Palm Beach County; LEED Accredited Professional (US Green Building Council Certification); Previously: Vice President at Lennar Homes, Vice President and General Counsel at Kaufman Lynn Construction, Inc.
KobetzErinMPH @ Emory University; PhD @ University of North Carolina, Chapel HillUniversity of Miami School of Medicine: Associate Professor Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Director, Jay Weiss Center for Social Medicine and Health Equity, Director UM Sylvester Disparities and Community Outreach Core
KotkinLauraBA, English @ University of FloridaIndependent Writing/Editing Consultant, Milwaukee; Previously: Scientific Consulting Group, Palladian Partners, Xerox Business Services, Greenhorne & O’Mara, Cordis
KrautPeterBA, Sociology @ University of South FloridaDistrict Customer Support Manager at PageNet; Strategic Account Manager for ValueLink; Client Service Manager for EMC (Data Storage/Security Portfolio)
KrischerAlanBA, Economics @ Harvard; JD @ NYU School of LawPartner, Holland Knight, specializing in land use and zoning law
KurzbanSethBSW @ University of Pittsburgh; MSW, MA, PhD @ Columbia UniversityAssociate Professor of Social Work at University of Southern California; NIMH Fellow
LagzdinsErikBS, Cell and Molecular Biology @ Northwestern University; MBA, Audit & IT @ Indiana UniversityOwner and Managing Director of TRAVEL TIME, Riga, Latvia (a travel agency and tour operator); Previously Senior Analyst Pricewaterhouse Coopers, Managing Director of Best Western in Latvia;
LagzdinsMaraBA, Biology @ Washington University; MD @ St George’s University School of MedicineMD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Hospitalist; New York University Langone Medical Center, NYU Hospitalist Group. (Internal Medicine board certified hospital-based attending physician)
LaPointeAngelaBS, Forestry; MA, Urban Regional Planning @ University of Florida; JD @ University of MiamiAttorney, Knoxville, TN
LaPointeJoannBA, Accounting, MA Accounting, JD @ University of FloridaHigh School Math Teacher; Previously: CPA; Attorney, Knoxville, TN;
LaPointeTeresaBS, Nursing @ Florida International UniversityPediatric Nurse at East Tennessee Children’s Hospital in Knoxville, TN; Previously: Miami Children’s Hospital
LaskyRobertBS, Public Relations/Image Management @ University of Florida; JD @ University of MiamiAssistant Special Agent in Charge at FBI, Salt Lake City
LauferCarynAA/AS in Education25 year teacher, stay at home mom, owner of Caryn’s Creations (party and event planner), Cancer survivor, Co-Chair Relay for Life
LawrenceStaceyBS, Environmental Studies @ Florida International UniversityProgram Coordinator, The Environmental Center, School of Continuing Education and Professional Development at Miami Dade College.
LillieKamilaBS, Elementary Education @ Florida International University; Med, Urban Education/TESOL @ Florida International University; PhD, Educational Leadership @ Nova Southeastern UniversityAssistant Principal @ Dr. Henry Mack/ West Little River K-8; Classroom teacher for 13 years
LinTiffanyBA, Architecture @ Cornell University; MA, Architecture II @ Harvard UniversityArchitect; Assistant Professor of Architecture @ Tulane University; A1A New Orleans Honor Award, SunShower SSIP House; Young Architects Award; Progressive Architecture Citation, 8 Container Farmhouse; Faculty Design Award, Harvard Design School; Clifford Wong Housing Prize, Harvard Design School
LucasLuisBA, Economics & Hispanic Studies @ Columbia University; MA in Spanish Literature@ University of VirginiaStarting a terminal MA program at University of Wisconsin in Latin American, Caribbean and Iberian Studies
MargolBillBS, TV, Radio, Film Production @ Syracuse UniversitySenior Director, Programming & Development at PBS; Previously: Vice President, Director of Development at National Geographic Television; Vice President of Development & Production at Discovery Studios; Vice President Production at Travel Channel; Director of Production, Executive Producer at Turner Network Television at Turner Studios; Manager, Special Projects, Executive Producer at Sci Fi Channel; Producer at McCaffrey & McCall
MargoleskyDavidBA, English @ Florida International University; JD @ St Thomas UniversityAttorney, specializing in Family Law
MarmorsteinLauraBS, Mathematics @ Massachusetts Institute of Technology; MS, Transportation @ Massachusetts Institute of Technology; PhD in Applied Math/Transportation @ Ecole National des Ponts et Chaussees (Paris, France)Senior Research Scientist, IBM, Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY; Previously: Post Doctorate at Centre National des Etudes Scientifiques (CNRS), Paris, France; Assistant Professor at University de Versailles, France; Research scientist at INRIA, Rocquencourt, France;
MarshallCamiBA, Journalism, Mass Communication @ University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill)Senior Producer @ WFMY, Greensboro, North Carolina
MarshallDanielleBA, Advertising, Public Relations @ Texas Christian UniversityCommunications Specialist at KBR, Inc.(a global oil and gas engineering, technology and services firm headquartered in Houston)
MatzBrianBA, Finance @ University of FloridaConsultant/Software Engineer at Citrix Systems
MatzDavidBA, Political Science, President of the College of Literature, Science, and Arts @ University of Michigan; JD @ University of Miami Law SchoolAttorney at Kozyak, Tropin, and Throckmorton, Coral Gables, specializing in commercial litigation concerning antitrust, intellectual property, healthcare, FDUTPA, class action, fraud, and contract disputes.
MatzStevenBS, Finance @ University of FloridaCorporate Development & Transaction Specialist at Accenture; Previously: Fund Accountant at Kaufman Rossin Fund Services
McCombieDavidBA, Economics/Finance @ University of Miami; JD @ Harvard UniversityFounder and President of McCombie Group, consulting firm which advises senior managers and investors
McIlwainMattBA, Government @ Dartmouth College; MBA @ Harvard University Business School; MPP Public Policy@ Harvard University Kennedy School of GovernmentOwner, Managing Director of Madrona Venture Group (Investing in technology companies, building them into successful companies); Washington Policy Center’s Champion of Freedom Award; Forbes Midas List in 2008, 2009 & 2011; #75 on Forbes Midas List
MinorJamesBA , Business Administration @ Kennesaw State University; MBA @ Baker UniversitySales & marketing in Telecom Industry
MintzAdamBA, Political Science @ Duke University, Oxford University; JD @ Columbia Law SchoolAttorney, Commercial Litigation Associate at Cahill Gordon & Reindel (NYC)
MoranPatrickBS, Aerospace Engineering @ Massachusetts Institute of Technology; MS, Electrical Engineering @ University of Southern CaliforniaGuidance, Navigation, Control Engineer with Boeing Business Unit: Defense, Space and Security; Supports the development, verification, and validation of guidance systems and flight control software used in satellites designed and manufactured by Boeing, including the Global Positioning System; Provides launch and early mission operations support when satellites are launched into orbit.
NaranjoGenelleAA, Journalism, Communication @ MDCC; BS, Elementary Education @ Barry University; MS, Educational Leadership @ NOVA Southeastern UniversityAssistant Principal at Norland Middle School; Previously: ETO Elem/K8 Mathematics Instructional Supervisor; Teacher, Calusa Elementary and Arvida Middle School; Arvida Teacher of the Year 2008-09
NeimanJeffreyBS, Finance @ University of Florida; JD @ University of FloridaAttorney in private practice in Ft Lauderdale; Previously: Assistant United States Attorney and Trial Attorney for the Department of Justice in South Florida and in Washington, D.C.
NewmanSteveBA, English @ Duke; MA & PhD, English (Restoration and 18th-Century Literature, Romanticism) @ Johns Hopkins UniversityEnglish & Scottish Literature Professor at Temple University; NEH Fellowship to Scotland; Vice President of Temple University Union
NierenbergEricBS, PhD, Economics @ Harvard UniversityAdjunct Professor in the Brandeis International Business School
OctavianoRayBS, Electrical Engineering @ Georgia TechHead of Sales at Option NV, wireless technology company, selling wireless devices to AT&T
O’DonaldLisaBA, Philosophy, Political Science @ Villanova University; JD @ College of William & MaryAssociate General Counsel at Fannie Mae
OleckLarryUniversity of Florida; University of Maryland, College Park; Northwestern University, Kellogg School of ManagementVice President, Capital Expenditures, Development, Design and Construction at Host Hotels & Resorts
OleckLauraAB, Economics @ Duke University; JD @ University of Florida; LLM @ University of Cambridge, United KingdomAttorney ,King & Spalding’s Corporate Finance Practice Group, Atlanta
PalenzuelaMonicaBS, Advertising @ University of Florida; MEd, Curriculum and Instruction (Children’s Literature) @ Pennsylvania State UniversityProject/Student Coordinator at Scholastic; Formerly: Library of Congress, the Young Readers Center (children’s reading room); Publicist/ Publicity & Promotions at Allied-THA
PartinJasonBS, Civil Engineering @ Georgia TechSchedule Supervisor, Transbay Transit Center Project in San Francisco, specializing in construction scheduling and cost control
PercyValenciaBA, Communications @ University of Virginia; JD @ University of FloridaLitigation Lawyer representing insurance companies in Orlando; Managing Partner at Gobel Flakes, LLC
PinkcombeReManagement, Nuclear, Leadership @ West Point; MBA, University of TampaFlorida Area Business Manager at Carrier Corporation; US Army, Captain, Company Commander, Air Defense Artillery: Germany, Kosovo, Iraq, Korea
PlowdenTamuBS, Microbiology, Immunology @ University of Miami; MS, Public Health @ University of Miami School of Medicine; JD @ New York University School of LawAssistant General Counsel Baptist Health South Florida
RaskinSylviaBA, Economics @ University of Southern CaliforniaSexuality Education Trainer for national health care organization; Founder, Immediate Justice, Los Angeles: Teaching high-school aged girls media literacy and sexual health through filmmaking.
RazavilarPejmanBA, Philosophy @ Harvard University; JD @ New York University School of LawPartner at Duval & Stachenfeld LLP, specializing in Real Estate Group and the Real Estate Finance Practice Group; Formerly Associate, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, Miami
ReidNatoshaBA, Government @ Harvard University; JD @ Harvard University; M.Div. in progressAssociate General Counsel, Real Estate and Finance at Habitat for Humanity International; Associate Pastor at Ebenezer Baptist Church, Atlanta, Georgia; YWCA of Greater Atlanta, Board of Directors
RiversAustinAB, Psychology & Elementary Education @ University of Miami; MSEd, Elementary Education @ University of Miami; PhD in Educational Leadership @ Barry UniversityTeacher of gifted children for 15 years, at Wesley Matthews Elementary, Hunter Elementary in NC, and Howard Drive Elementary; Conducted program evaluation of educational programs through the University of Miami
RosenDavidAB, Philosophy @ Harvard; MA, Hebrew Letters and Rabbinical Ordination @ Jewish Theological Seminary of AmericaRabbi, Founding Executive Director at AVODAH: The Jewish Service Corps; Executive Vice President, New Israel Fund
SacksJonathanBS, Speech, Communications & Teaching Certificate @ University of Richmond; JD @ Florida State UniversityDivision Chief at the State Attorney’s Office in the Fourth Judicial Circuit prosecuting homicides and major crimes; Board Certified Criminal Trial Attorney; Previously: Attorney at The Law Office of Travis Reinhold Jacksonville
ScherleRobertEMBA @ Ivey Business School, University of Western OntarioCo-founder, owner and Ex VP of Conversant Products Inc.; Previously: Professional photographer, waiter/bartender, English teacher in Taiwan, backpacker, Salesman at Sound Advice, Procurement specialist at Strax Inc.
SchulgenBradBS, Civil Engineering, MS, Environmental Engineering @ Georgia TechEnvironmental Engineering Consultant, Water Resources Department Manager at a large public engineering company
SchwarzDustinBS, Electrical Engineering, MBA, Finance @ University of FloridaFlorida Power and Light: Currently : NextEra Energy Power Marketing – Risk Analytics, Senior Quantitative Analyst / Quantitative Analyst; Previously: Distribution Business Services, Senior Analyst Central Maintenance, Project and Contract Planner; Employee and Customer Support, Hiring Coordinator; Operations, Customer Project Manager
SeuteJessicaBA, Early Childhood Education @ Florida State UniversityAssistant Director at Ernst & Young
SherotaBrianBA, Business Administration @ The University of GeorgiaSpecial Agent, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, ICE’s Office of Congressional Relations (advising Congressmen on issues related to Homeland Security, Education, Labor and Trade); Previously: Operations Manager of ICE HIS’s Office of International Operations in Europe; National Program Manager Homeland Security Investigations, National Gang Unit; Production Assistant @ ESPN, ABC Sports; “Inside the NBA” @ Turner Broadcasting
ShougerMarkBS, Advertising @ University of FloridaManaging Director of Chicago’s Ronald McDonald House; Previously: General Manager at the Wit – A Doubletree Hotel Chicago Downtown
SiegelScottAB, Communication Theory @ University of Miami; MALS @ University of MiamiSenior Development Director, Annual Giving, University Of Miami; Previously, Director of Development, School of Communication, University of Miami; and Director, President’s Circle, University of Miami
SilverglatePaulBS, Accounting @ University of FloridaPartner @ Deloitte & Touche LLP, San Jose; Currently Global Lead Client Services Partner Technology, Media Telecommunications: National Managing Partner, Work/Life; Co-creator Art of Empathy leadership development program; Previously: National Managing Partner – Work-Life; focusing on Flexibility, Generational issues, and the Well Being of our colleagues; Co-created Women as Buyers program, to help all employees be more effective in the marketplace and in their careers
SilverglateRussellBA, Political Science, JD @ University of Florida; M.Div @ Reformed Theological SeminaryMinister, Hammock Street Church, Boca Raton; Attorney, Securities Law Boca Raton
SkorLarryBA, Accounting, MA, Accounting/Tax @ University of FloridaDeloitte & Touche, International Tax Manager; PricewaterhouseCoopers, International Tax Director; GE Capital Asia Pacific, Tax Operation Leader
SlaterAndyBroadcast Journalism @ Lynn University, Franklin Pierce CollegeClubhouse Assistant with Marlins, Video Communications with Oakland Raiders, Talk Show Host/On-Air Personality on 940-AM WINZ and iHeartRadio
SlattenAliciaBA in Speech Communications and Rhetoric @ George Mason University; AAD, Nursing @NOVAInova Health Systems. Registered Nurse and RNC, Certified in Inpatient Obstetrics. Currently Charge Nurse for Labor & Delivery and Operating Room at Inova Loudoun Hospital. Worked in High Risk Obstetrics, L&D, Nursery and Postpartum in the 3rd largest L&D unit in the country where we delivered over 1000 babies every month. RTS Certified for Bereavement Support.
SteinElaineBA, BS @ University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School; JD @ Yeshiva UniversityGeneral Counsel at TBWA Worldwide (ranked as a top-10 worldwide advertising agency)
StinsonDeannaBS, Accounting @ Hampton University; MBA @ University of PhoenixCOO and Director of Compliance and Attestation for Harvey, Covington, Thomas; CPA; Founder of W.O.E. (women of excellence) consulting firm
StinsonRashadBS, Civil Engineering @ Florida State UniversityContractor Quality Control Systems Manager at Bauer Foundation Corporation
StinsonTwylaBS, Elementary Education @ Florida A&M University; MS, Education LeadershipAssistant Administrator for 6th Grade Academy, Atlanta
StorchRandiBA, History @ University of Florida; MA, History, PhD, History @ University of IllinoisProfessor, Head of History Department, SUNY Cortland; Author of Red Chicago: American Communism at Its Grassroots, 1928-1935 and Working Hard for the American Dream: Workers and their Unions, World War I to the Present
SullivanAnneBA, English Literature @ University of Miami; JD @ University of MiamiAttorney in Boise, Idaho; Previously: Attorney, specializing in appellate law at Cole, Scott and Kissane, Miami
SullivanBethBA, Economics @ Fordham UniversityFull Time Parent
SullivanMatthewBBA @ University of Miami; JD @ University of MiamiAssociate Attorney at Weisberg & Meyers, LLC., specializing in consumer law
SullivanPatrickBS, Applied Math @ California Institute of TechnologyHealth Reinsurance Underwriter (Insures Health Insurance Companies)
SuttaDavidMass Communications & Media Production @ Florida State UniversityCBS 4 Reporter; Two Emmys with ten nominations
SzulszteynAndreaBS, Journalism @ University of college football blogger; Associated Press, Orlando Sentinel sports writer
TeboeJonBS, Communication @ University of MiamiTelevision Producer and Editor working in Los Angeles, CA; Documentary Filmmaker; Currently producing and directing a series of documentaries on the lives of the pilots of the 354th Fighter Group in WWII
TeelucksinghKeithBA, Neurobiology @ New College; PharmD @ University of Florida; Two year Residency @ University of California San FranciscoDepartment of Clinical Pharmacy, University of California San Francisco, Lead Infectious Disease Pharmacist, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland
ThompsonJanineBBA, Marketing @ University of MiamiInformation technology consultant at Accenture; Owner of Icon Talent (talent agency and entertainment company); Founder of MAKING THE SQUAD (a training program for aspiring professional dancers); Miami Heat Dancer, Director, Choreographer (1995-2011)
TullochStevenNorth Carolina State UniversityNFL Detroit Lions, Middle Linebacker, Captain; Previously: Tennessee Titans, Middle Linebacker; Created the Stephen Tulloch Foundation to help underprivileged youth with opportunities to be successful
Van SmithMarshallBS, Accounting, MS, Accounting @ University of FloridaCPA, Tax Senior Manager at Grant Thornton
WeinstockJeffBS, Hospitality & Restaurant Management @ Florida International UniversityFitness trainer, Permit processor for construction firm, Radio Disc Jockey for Westwood One; Manager, Starbucks @ Atlanta airport; Certified as an HVAC Technician @ Everglades National Park
WheatmanStevenBS, Electrical Engineering @ Massachusetts Institute of Technology; MS, Engineering Science @ Pennsylvania State UniversitySenior technical program manager for industrial controls at Honeywell International; Previously: developed cardiology and laparoscopic surgical equipment; Holds two patents for medical device products.
WhiteJamayeBA, English Education @ Hampton University; MA, English @ Kansas St UniversityRealtor-Broker at Wilkinson & Associates Real Estate; Independent Business Owner at LifeVantage; Former Language Arts Teacher @ Arvida Middle School
WinitskyStevenBA, Chemistry @ Columbia; MD @ University of Miami School of Medicine; Internal Medicine Residency @ Emory University School of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH)Clinical Associate, National Heart, Lung, Blood Institute (NHLBI) at National Institute of Health (NIH); Clinical Fellow in the NHLBI Laboratory of Molecular Cardiology at NIH; Medical Officer in the Office of Cellular, Tissue, and Gene Therapies in the Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research at the Food and Drug Administration; reviews new applications for clinical trials of biologics (stem cell and gene therapy products) and regulates ongoing biologics trials; Physician, Internal Medicine
WynnEvanBA, Communications @ University of Pennsylvania1987 Cheerleading Captain, University of Pennsylvania; Assistant VP, Manager, Worldwide Relocation; Owner, Treat’s Pools & Spas, Eastern Connecticut
ZengJing JingBS, Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry @ Yale University;
MD @ Washington University School of Medicine
MD Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Rochester/Strong Memorial Hospital (Residency)
ZhouLindaBA, Economics @ Washington University, St Louis; JD @ University of Michigan Law SchoolAttorney at Fowler White Boggs,Tampa