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Business Advisory Council 

Our Advisory Council is a link to the professional community and industry practices for our department. They provide input on relevance of the overall program of study and specific aspects of the curriculum in today’s business landscape. They assist us in identifying specific competencies and skills students should possess to make the program more competitive and generate a better product. And they help assess the college’s competitive environment by advising on strategies to not only recruit students to the major, but also to hire the faculty.



  Tim Aylor
Managing Director
Head of Global Consumer Operating Functions
Citi
      Susan Boggs
Vice President
Administration & Chief People Officer
The Energy Authority 
               
  Nelson Bradshaw
Northeast Florida Chief Executive Officer
BBVA Compass  
      Melissa Circelli, SHRM- SCP 
Chief Human Resource Officer
Black Knight Financial Services  
               
  Gilbert Colόn
Deputy District Director
North Florida District Office
Small Business Administration  
      Curt Cunkle
Director of Florida & Executive Banking
EverBank  
               
  David Emanuel
Chief Human Resources Officer
APR Energy  
       Brian Fay
Managing Director
Chief Operating Officer – Operations & Technology
Deutsche Bank 
               
   Elizabeth “Beth” Gassner 
Fidelity Investments
       Cynthia Haines, CPM 
Chief Operating Officer
WRH Realty Services, Inc.  

               
     Tim Hamilton, CTP
Regions Bank, Jacksonville
Market Executive
Commercial Banking Leader

       Nathaniel Herring 
Area Developer - Florida 
Clubstore Outlet, LLC 
               
   Erik Hoag
Chief Financial Officer, Banking and Payments 
Fidelity Information Services (FIS) 
       David Honig
Chief Executive Officer
The Parts House  
               
   Mary Jansen
Senior Manager
Business & Customer Intelligence
Total Military Management
       Elaine Johnson
Principal - Corp Development & Strategic Investments
Florida Blue   
               
   Mike Jones 
Senior Executive of Operations and Originations 
CIT  
       Solomon Jones, CPA
SVP, Controller - Chief Accounting Officer
Fanatics
               
   Julie Lamey
Partner
Grant Thornton LLP  
       Sara Leutzinger
Market President & Publisher 
Jacksonville Business Journal  
               
   Gil Pomar
Regional President
CenterState Bank 
       Amy Rice
AVP of Commercial Finance
CSX Transportation  
               
   Peter Reynolds
Managing Partner 
Pivot CPA's 
       Paul Robbins
Chairman
Caribbean Shipping Services, Inc. 
               
   Rick Schart
Senior Vice President, Supply Chain & eCommerce
Stein Mart  
       David Sillick
Consultant 
Sillick, Inc.  
               
   James Stepnoski
Office Managing Partner
KPMG, LLP
       Tyra Tutor
Sr. VP, Corporate Development & Social Responsibility
The Adecco Group North America  
               
   Bill C. Van Law III, CFP
Raymond James, Retired
    Robert Walters Headshot    Robert Walters
Senior Administrator
Mayo Clinic 
               
   Kirk Williams
President and CEO
Proficient Auto Transport 
       N. Wyman Winbush, II
Manager, IBM Summit Program  

Accounting Advisory Council  

Our Advisory Council is a link to the professional community and industry practices for our department. They provide input on relevance of the overall program of study and specific aspects of the curriculum in today’s business landscape. They assist us in identifying specific competencies and skills students should possess to make the program more competitive and generate a better product. And they help assess the college’s competitive environment by advising on strategies to not only recruit students to the major, but also to hire the faculty.



Scott Batsch
Managing Director of Tax Services
Grant Thornton LLP
      Chelsea M. Carroll
Audit Senior Manager
KPMG LLP
             
Gregory L. DeVino
Partner
RSM US LLP
        Anthony Glenn
Head of Jacksonville Office
Macquarie Global Services (USA)
             
Dwin Horne CPA
Shareholder, Vice President
Ennis Pellum & Associates, CPAs
      Thomas M. King, CPA
Vice President and Market Leader
Accretive Solutions
             
Amy R. Kistka
Director
Deloitte & Touche LLP
     

Rob Loverich, CPA
Managing Partner
Smoak, Davis & Nixon LLP

             
  Barbara Finke
BDO
        Michael W. Middleton
Partner
Assurance Services
Ernst & Young LLP
             
  Representative TBD
Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLC 
      Jim Murphy
Johnson Lambert LLP
Partner
             
James. L. Smith, Jr. CPA/PFS
Tax Partner
Dixon Hughes Goodman LLP
      Mark J Shorstein, CPA
Managing Partner
Shorstein & Shorstein PA
             
  Peter Reynolds
Managing Partner
Pivot CPAs
         

Economics Advisory Council 

Our Advisory Council is a link to the professional community and industry practices for our department. They provide input on relevance of the overall program of study and specific aspects of the curriculum in today’s business landscape. They assist us in identifying specific competencies and skills students should possess to make the program more competitive and generate a better product. And they help assess the college’s competitive environment by advising on strategies to not only recruit students to the major, but also to hire the faculty.



  Sarah Arteaga 
Regional Economic Info Network Director
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
  Justin R. Damiano 
Govt. & Reg. Affairs
Comcast NBC Universal
  Daniel R. Gilham 
Financial Advisor at Forbes, 
Thompson and Gilham Wealth Management Group 
Wells Fargo Advisors
 

  Rich Goeldner 
Executive Director
FairValue Advisors, LLC
  John Gol 
Chief Financial Officer
Borland-Groove Clinic
 

  Julie O’Meara 
Wealth Advisory Associate
Morgan Stanley
    Michael Plummer
President
IRE Capital Advisors, LLC 
  Justin Riddell
Risk Analyst - Credit
The Energy Authority
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Emeriti Professor of Economics
Former Provost
University of North Florida
  Shane Wilson 
Financial Advisor 
Merrill Lynch

Finance Advisory Council  

Our Advisory Council is a link to the professional community and industry practices for our department. They provide input on relevance of the overall program of study and specific aspects of the curriculum in today’s business landscape. They assist us in identifying specific competencies and skills students should possess to make the program more competitive and generate a better product. And they help assess the college’s competitive environment by advising on strategies to not only recruit students to the major, but also to hire the faculty.


  Scott Coble
Lead Region President for Florida
Wells Fargo

  Sam Inman
CFO
Community First Credit Union
  Shannon Coles
Vice President, Strategic Business Development & Investments
TIAA Bank

  Chris Kalin
Senior VP - Relationship Manager
BBVA Compass Bank
  Kenneth Duong
Managing Partner
Merrill Lynch

  Kevin Leen, CFP
Onboarding Director, Client Services
Fidelity Investments
  Bryan Hipsher
Senior VP, Finance
Black Knight Financial Services

  Kelley Shaw
Employee Benefits Executive
Hylant
  Bridgett Horne
Vice President, Accounting
The CIT Group, LLC

  David Warren
Director Customer Support
SS&C Advent
  Mike Zaccardi
Assistant Portfolio Manager
The Energy Authority
   

Financial Planning Advisory Council 

Our Advisory Council is a link to the professional community and industry practices for our department. They provide input on relevance of the overall program of study and specific aspects of the curriculum in today’s business landscape. They assist us in identifying specific competencies and skills students should possess to make the program more competitive and generate a better product. And they help assess the college’s competitive environment by advising on strategies to not only recruit students to the major, but also to hire the faculty.



Catherine Trinder-Miller
Financial Advisor
Raymond James
 




Dawn Alexander, MBA
Financial Advisor
Morgan Stanley 
Cheryl Canzanella, LUTCF
Brokerage Director
MassMutual- Financial Design Associates

 



William Grub
Managing Partner
New York Life Insurance 
Tarah Harkins
Director Campus Recruiting & Pipeline Development
Raymond James
 


Trevor Harkness, CFP
Partner
Montoya & Associates
John F. Thompson, CIMA, CPWA
Managing Director | Investment Officer
Forbes, Thompson & Gilham Wealth Management Group of Wells Fargo Advisors

 

Larry Kirk 
Investment Advisor and Broker 
Bank of America/Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Inc. 
Dan Mahoney 
Senior VP - Sales & Strategy 
Huntington Technology Finance 





Bruce Ogier, CFP, CLU, AIF
President | Financial Advisor
Capital Analysts of Jacksonville, Florida Inc.
Tara Showalter, CFP. JP
President 
Bold New City Financial  




 

Jason Sanders, MBA 
Managing Director 
Principal Financial Group 
Jim Schless, CFP 
District Advisor 
First Command Financial Services  
 

Kelley Shaw
Client Executive
Hylant

International Business Advisory Council

Our Advisory Council is a link to the professional community and industry practices for our program. These dedicated individuals provide input on relevance of our overall programs of study and specific aspects of the curricula in today’s global business landscape. They assist us in pinpointing specific competencies and skills students should possess to make the International Business Flagship Program more competitive and generate better informed, more interculturally aware graduates. Our members also help assess the college’s competitive environment by advising on strategies to not only recruit students to the major or degree programs, but also to identify internship and career opportunities.



Earle Traynham Headshot Earle Traynham, Ph.D. 
Emeriti Professor

Previous Provost

University of North Florida

John R. Duda Headshot John R. Duda
Chairman and CEO

Summit Exercises and Training

Kerry Flack Headshot Kerry Flack
Vice President

National Account Management

Allstate Benefits

Juan Sebastian Marentes Headshot  Juan Sebastian Marentes 
Manager

PGA Tour

Andrea Hartley Headshot Andrea Hartley
Executive Director

GlobalJax, Inc.

Joffrey Heine Headshot Joffrey Heine
Director, Operations Technology

APR Energy Company

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Vice President

T.Mak’s International Inc.

Jonathan Mann Headshot Jonathan Mann
Sales Executive

Aon Risk Solutions

Karina Person Headshot Karina Person
Senior Accountant

CIT Group

 
Kristin Culleton 
Vice President, CIB Central Management

Deutsche Bank


Maria Isabel Montoya 
Executive Director

MiAddvantage Global Marketing & Communication

 Carsten Demuth Carsten Demuth
Founder/President
Demuth Capital
       
 

Management Advisory Council 



Christian Allard   Christian Allard Bill Armstrong Bill Armstrong
Board Member
Energizer Holdings
Rosa Beckett Rosa Beckett
Chief Administrative Officer
Jacksonville Aviation Authority
John Gol John Gol
Chief Financial Officer
Borland-Groover Clinic
Terry Haber Terry Haber
Managing Director
St. Onge Company
Christian Harden Christian Harden
Managing Partner
NAI Hallmark
  Bill Kavanaugh Yogesh Kumar Yogesh Kumar
Joseph Maltese Joseph Maltese, CFP
JJM Financial Services, LLC
Winston Rose Winston Rose
Financial Services Professional
Trans America Financial Advisors
Craig Smith Craig Smith
Alhambra Theatre
James Smith James Smith
Florida Blue/Guidewell Innovation
Nick Starck Nick Starck
Director of Strategy
Southeastern Grocers
   

Transportation and Logistics Advisory Council 

Our Advisory Council is a link to the professional community and industry practices for our department. They provide input on relevance of the overall program of study and specific aspects of the curriculum in today’s business landscape. They assist us in identifying specific competencies and skills students should possess to make the program more competitive and generate a better product. And they help assess the college’s competitive environment by advising on strategies to not only recruit students to the major, but also to hire the faculty.



  Kristen DeMarco
Chief Commercial Officer
Jacksonville Port Authority
      Leonard (Len) Fritz
Director, Business & Quality Operations
Blount Island Command, USMC
               
  Ernesto Garcia, PhD
Director Process Engineering
Crowley Maritime Corporation
      Paul Hitchcock
Senior Policy Advisor 
Holland & Knight LLP 
               
  Ed Hutchinson
Office of Transportation Data and Analytics Manager
Florida Department of Transportation
      John Lucas
Retired
FEC Railway 
               
    Alan Mosley, P.E., CEO
Mo2, LLC
      Tim Nelson
President and CEO
Shoreside Logistics
               
  Tyler Newman, CCIM
Senior Director
Industrial Brokerage Services
Cushman & Wakefield
      Todd Pye
Vice President, Operations
Florida Rock & Tank Lines, Inc.
               
  Rick Thomas
Senior Vice President Business Development 
GEODIS
      Kirk Williams
Chairman of the Board
Proficient Auto Transport