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Jake Albritton

  Major : Business Administration  Minor:  N/A   Involvement :I am very involved in RUF (Reformed University Fellowship) which has provided me with some of the best people I have ever met. I also was part of the Leadership Developement Program my Freshman year.   Interests/Hobbies : I love Crossfit, I love playing golf, I love binge watching Netflix, and while I don’t necessarily enjoy it, I spend a lot it time studying here!   Internships Study Abroad : N/A   Fun Fact: I’ve run two marathons and a few halfs

Major: Business Administration Minor: N/A

Involvement:I am very involved in RUF (Reformed University Fellowship) which has provided me with some of the best people I have ever met. I also was part of the Leadership Developement Program my Freshman year.

Interests/Hobbies: I love Crossfit, I love playing golf, I love binge watching Netflix, and while I don’t necessarily enjoy it, I spend a lot it time studying here!

Internships Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact:I’ve run two marathons and a few halfs

Dean Algave

  Major : Business Administration  Minor : Spanish   Involvement:  Sigma Kappa, Dance Marathon at UF, FLA   Interests/Hobbies : Jewish Summer Camp, Social Action, Travel   Internships Study Abroad : N/A   Fun Fact : I used to play the french horn in high school and was also a part of the marching band.

Major: Business Administration Minor: Spanish

Involvement: Sigma Kappa, Dance Marathon at UF, FLA

Interests/Hobbies: Jewish Summer Camp, Social Action, Travel

Internships Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I used to play the french horn in high school and was also a part of the marching band.

Nathan Athouriste

  Major : Information Systems Minor : N/A   Involvement : FLA, GatorTech, LDP, FBLS   Interests/Hobbies : Traveling is my number one passion and I hope to one day travel to every continent around the world. Conceding with my interest in traveling my favorite hobbies include photography and cinematography, I love capturing the beauty of the places I visit. I am also an avid sports fan, especially soccer. Spending quality time with friends and family as well as anything related to being outdoors (preferably in the mountains).   Internships Study Abroad : UF in Dublin, Data Analyst Intern at Griffith IT   Fun Fact : I was born in Bulgaria and I travel back to Europe almost every summer.

Major: Information SystemsMinor: N/A

Involvement: FLA, GatorTech, LDP, FBLS

Interests/Hobbies: Traveling is my number one passion and I hope to one day travel to every continent around the world. Conceding with my interest in traveling my favorite hobbies include photography and cinematography, I love capturing the beauty of the places I visit. I am also an avid sports fan, especially soccer. Spending quality time with friends and family as well as anything related to being outdoors (preferably in the mountains).

Internships Study Abroad: UF in Dublin, Data Analyst Intern at Griffith IT

Fun Fact: I was born in Bulgaria and I travel back to Europe almost every summer.

Elizabeth barbe

  Major : Accounting  Minor : Education Studies   Involvement : Delta Sigma Pi Business Fraternity, Outreach Chair for Associations of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accouting, FLA   Interests/Hobbie s: I love working out, being active, and trying out different intermural sports! I also enjoy cooking and trying new meals from different cultures. I am also typically the first person to ask for a group picture because I love capturing memories.   Internships Study Abroad : Pioneer Intern at Deloitte   Fun Fact : I started dancing when I was 3 and have done ballet, pointe, tap, jazz, hip hop, contemporary, and even flamenco!

Major: Accounting Minor: Education Studies

Involvement: Delta Sigma Pi Business Fraternity, Outreach Chair for Associations of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accouting, FLA

Interests/Hobbies: I love working out, being active, and trying out different intermural sports! I also enjoy cooking and trying new meals from different cultures. I am also typically the first person to ask for a group picture because I love capturing memories.

Internships Study Abroad: Pioneer Intern at Deloitte

Fun Fact: I started dancing when I was 3 and have done ballet, pointe, tap, jazz, hip hop, contemporary, and even flamenco!

Jaden Baron

  Major : Information Systems  Minor : Real Estate   Involvement : Heavener Leadership Challenge, GatorTech, and Catholic Gators   Interests/Hobbie s: Going to the beach, video games, camping, traveling and going on adventures, and hanging out with friends and family.   Internships Study Abroad : N/A   Fun Fact : I can quote lines from Avatar: The Last Airbender and Star Wars! This may be a problem...

Major: Information Systems Minor: Real Estate

Involvement: Heavener Leadership Challenge, GatorTech, and Catholic Gators

Interests/Hobbies: Going to the beach, video games, camping, traveling and going on adventures, and hanging out with friends and family.

Internships Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I can quote lines from Avatar: The Last Airbender and Star Wars! This may be a problem...

bradley begnoche

  Major : Business Administration  Minor : N/A   Involvement : Inter-Residence Hall Association, Florida Business Leadership Society   Interests/Hobbies : I love anything sports related or competition based. My favorite sport is volleyball, but I am always down to try a new sport or game! I also love all things water related, whether that is going to the beach, boating, paddle boarding, scuba diving, or just being near the water. I grew up by the beach so I can’t resist.   Internships Study Abroad : N/A   Fun Fact : Although my hair is curly now, there was a period of time when I was younger that my hair was straight.

Major: Business Administration Minor: N/A

Involvement: Inter-Residence Hall Association, Florida Business Leadership Society

Interests/Hobbies: I love anything sports related or competition based. My favorite sport is volleyball, but I am always down to try a new sport or game! I also love all things water related, whether that is going to the beach, boating, paddle boarding, scuba diving, or just being near the water. I grew up by the beach so I can’t resist.

Internships Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: Although my hair is curly now, there was a period of time when I was younger that my hair was straight.

Kembra benko

  Major :Information Systems  Minor : Leadership   Involvement : Alpha Kappa Psi, Student Support Services, and Leadership Minor Advisory Board   Interests/Hobbies : Reading, Listening to Music, and Exploring   Internships Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact:  My dream dog is a beagle, and I want to name him Bagel.

Major:Information Systems Minor: Leadership

Involvement: Alpha Kappa Psi, Student Support Services, and Leadership Minor Advisory Board

Interests/Hobbies: Reading, Listening to Music, and Exploring

Internships Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: My dream dog is a beagle, and I want to name him Bagel.

justin blackford

  Major : Marketing/Psychology (double majoring)  Minor : N/A   Involvement : Swamp Records (PR team), Pi Beta Phi (Policy and Standards Board)   Interests/Hobbies:  Soccer, any kind of water sport, hiking, camping, traveling, piano/guitar, all genres of music   Internships Study Abroad: Gainesville Scene marketing internship (fall/summer 2017), Assistant Marketing Coordinator for the City of St. Pete Beach (summer 2017)   Fun Fact : I believe in the green flash at sunset

Major: Marketing/Psychology (double majoring) Minor: N/A

Involvement: Swamp Records (PR team), Pi Beta Phi (Policy and Standards Board)

Interests/Hobbies: Soccer, any kind of water sport, hiking, camping, traveling, piano/guitar, all genres of music

Internships Study Abroad:Gainesville Scene marketing internship (fall/summer 2017), Assistant Marketing Coordinator for the City of St. Pete Beach (summer 2017)

Fun Fact: I believe in the green flash at sunset

zachary blanket

  Major : Finance  Minor : N/A   Involvement :I am a member of the Student Finance Group and of the Florida Business Leadership Society.   Interests/Hobbie s: Outside of classes I enjoy traveling with friends, spending time with family, and watching the Office!   Internships Study Abroad:  I interned this past summer with Wells Fargo on campus.   Fun Fact :I love pineapple!

Major: Finance Minor: N/A

Involvement:I am a member of the Student Finance Group and of the Florida Business Leadership Society.

Interests/Hobbies: Outside of classes I enjoy traveling with friends, spending time with family, and watching the Office!

Internships Study Abroad: I interned this past summer with Wells Fargo on campus.

Fun Fact:I love pineapple!

maria botello

  Major : Finance  Minor : N/A   Involvement : Student Government Senator, Chair of Finance for Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity, Gators of Tomorrow   Interests/Hobbies : Golf, eating great food, economic/politics, kayaking   Internships Study Abroad: Economic Development Research Intern at the Greater Tallahassee Chamber of Commerce   Fun Fact: I eat an average of 3 Firehouse Subs per week

Major: Finance Minor: N/A

Involvement: Student Government Senator, Chair of Finance for Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity, Gators of Tomorrow

Interests/Hobbies: Golf, eating great food, economic/politics, kayaking

Internships Study Abroad:Economic Development Research Intern at the Greater Tallahassee Chamber of Commerce

Fun Fact:I eat an average of 3 Firehouse Subs per week

marissa brotz

  Major :Marketing  Minor : N/A   Involvement : Florida Athletic Association Marketing Intern, Rowdy Reptiles Executive Board, The Agency at UF, CRU at UF   Interests/Hobbies : Football, Piano, Graphic Design, Working Out, studying athletic aesthetics   Internships Study Abroad :Digital Marketing Intern at Fracture in Summer 2017. They are a local company that prints images directly on glass. Check them out!   Fun Fact:  I was born in Michigan, graduated high school in Arkansas, and I just recently moved to South Florida. I've never been out of country though.

Major:Marketing Minor: N/A

Involvement: Florida Athletic Association Marketing Intern, Rowdy Reptiles Executive Board, The Agency at UF, CRU at UF

Interests/Hobbies: Football, Piano, Graphic Design, Working Out, studying athletic aesthetics

Internships Study Abroad:Digital Marketing Intern at Fracture in Summer 2017. They are a local company that prints images directly on glass. Check them out!

Fun Fact: I was born in Michigan, graduated high school in Arkansas, and I just recently moved to South Florida. I've never been out of country though.

hannah buchsbaum

  Major : Finance  Minor : Real Estate   Involvement : Cru Campus Ministry & the Gator Student Investment Fund   Interests/Hobbies: Strategy games like Dominion and Catan. I like to cook and exercise as well.   Internships Study Abroad:  First Presbyterian Church of Orlando (Student Ministry Intern)   Fun Fact: My car and I are exactly the same age

Major: Finance Minor: Real Estate

Involvement: Cru Campus Ministry & the Gator Student Investment Fund

Interests/Hobbies:Strategy games like Dominion and Catan. I like to cook and exercise as well.

Internships Study Abroad: First Presbyterian Church of Orlando (Student Ministry Intern)

Fun Fact:My car and I are exactly the same age

madison calzon

  Major : Accounting  Minor : N/A   Involvement : - Business Administration College Council, Actualize, Leadership Development Program, Undergraduate Consulting Club   Interests/Hobbies : Tennis, Gator Sports, Reading, Spending time with friends and family   Internships Study Abroad :I interned at First Class Cleaners during the summer as an Accounting Assistant focused on accounts payable and deposit verification.   Fun Fact: I have been zip lining in a Costa Rican rainforest.

Major: Accounting Minor: N/A

Involvement: - Business Administration College Council, Actualize, Leadership Development Program, Undergraduate Consulting Club

Interests/Hobbies: Tennis, Gator Sports, Reading, Spending time with friends and family

Internships Study Abroad:I interned at First Class Cleaners during the summer as an Accounting Assistant focused on accounts payable and deposit verification.

Fun Fact:I have been zip lining in a Costa Rican rainforest.

samantha cassino

  Major : Accounting  Minor : N/A   Involvement : UF Honors College, Florida Business Leadership Society, Anthem Church   Interests/Hobbies: Running, reading, cooking, watching Friends on Netflix and playing piano   Internships Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact: I was born in Yokosuka, Japan!

Major: Accounting Minor: N/A

Involvement: UF Honors College, Florida Business Leadership Society, Anthem Church

Interests/Hobbies:Running, reading, cooking, watching Friends on Netflix and playing piano

Internships Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact:I was born in Yokosuka, Japan!

marina chan

  Major : Business General Studies, Pre-Law   Minor : N/A   Involvement : FLA, FBLS, FWIB   Interests/Hobbie s:I love to read, to eat, and to spend time with friends. I also enjoy watching sports and occasionally playing them, but most of all I love traveling with my ginormous family.   Internships Study Abroad: I interned for Provider Network Solutions this past summer.   Fun Fact:  I have already traveled to about 20 countries so far, but one day I hope to see them all!

Major: Business General Studies, Pre-Law

Minor: N/A

Involvement: FLA, FBLS, FWIB

Interests/Hobbies:I love to read, to eat, and to spend time with friends. I also enjoy watching sports and occasionally playing them, but most of all I love traveling with my ginormous family.

Internships Study Abroad:I interned for Provider Network Solutions this past summer.

Fun Fact: I have already traveled to about 20 countries so far, but one day I hope to see them all!

quinn connor

  Major : Information Systems  Minor : N/A   Involvement : Delta Sigma Pi, Gator Growl Assistant Director, Business Undergraduate Mentorship Program   Interests/Hobbies :Eating, cooking, traveling, working out & dogs!   Internships Study Abroad: Studied abroad in Hong Kong this past summer!   Fun Fact:  I have an extra bone in each of my feet.

Major: Information Systems Minor: N/A

Involvement: Delta Sigma Pi, Gator Growl Assistant Director, Business Undergraduate Mentorship Program

Interests/Hobbies:Eating, cooking, traveling, working out & dogs!

Internships Study Abroad:Studied abroad in Hong Kong this past summer!

Fun Fact: I have an extra bone in each of my feet.

kaylee davis

  Major : Finance  Minor :   Involvement : This past summer was my first time as a Warrington Welcome Peer Leader, and it was also my first semester as a Resident Assistant at Keys Complex. I am an Honors Student, and I will be on the H-Camp staff as a SOFA this August. I am involved with the Indian Students Association and its sub-organization, Freshman Leadership Experience. I am also in the process of applying to the MSF combined degree program and am affiliated with the Exploring Financial Economics seminars.   Interests/Hobbies:  I’m a thrill seeker, but I also love the simple things. I love going out to eat (sushi anytime, any day). I love playing board games and binge-watching shows/movies (Game of Thrones, anyone???). I’m always looking for karaoke buddies, and a little-known fact is that I write poetry. Sky diving is the highest item on my bucket list, and I can’t wait to travel more during my college career!   Internships Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact : I’ve played the harmonium since I was 5! It’s like an accordion, but much heavier so you play it sitting down on the ground.

Major: Finance Minor:

Involvement: This past summer was my first time as a Warrington Welcome Peer Leader, and it was also my first semester as a Resident Assistant at Keys Complex. I am an Honors Student, and I will be on the H-Camp staff as a SOFA this August. I am involved with the Indian Students Association and its sub-organization, Freshman Leadership Experience. I am also in the process of applying to the MSF combined degree program and am affiliated with the Exploring Financial Economics seminars.

Interests/Hobbies: I’m a thrill seeker, but I also love the simple things. I love going out to eat (sushi anytime, any day). I love playing board games and binge-watching shows/movies (Game of Thrones, anyone???). I’m always looking for karaoke buddies, and a little-known fact is that I write poetry. Sky diving is the highest item on my bucket list, and I can’t wait to travel more during my college career!

Internships Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I’ve played the harmonium since I was 5! It’s like an accordion, but much heavier so you play it sitting down on the ground.

laura dominguez

  Major : Marketing  Minor : Retailing   Involvement : Machen Florida Opportunity Scholars, Southern Scholarship Foundation, Global Business Society, and Baby Gator   Interests/Hobbies : Eating, photography, mentorship, traveling, and petting dogs   Internships Study Abroad : N/A   Fun Fact:  I started an Instagram account for a blind 15 year old poodle! Follow shadowtheblind!

Major: Marketing Minor: Retailing

Involvement: Machen Florida Opportunity Scholars, Southern Scholarship Foundation, Global Business Society, and Baby Gator

Interests/Hobbies: Eating, photography, mentorship, traveling, and petting dogs

Internships Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I started an Instagram account for a blind 15 year old poodle! Follow shadowtheblind!

shreya dundigalla

  Major : Accounting  Minor : N/A   Involvement : Gamma Phi Beta Sorority Assistant Financial Vice President, Russian Culture Club Treasurer, Real Estate Society   Interests/Hobbies : Running   Internships Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact: I will be doing my first Marathon this January.

Major: Accounting Minor: N/A

Involvement: Gamma Phi Beta Sorority Assistant Financial Vice President, Russian Culture Club Treasurer, Real Estate Society

Interests/Hobbies: Running

Internships Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact:I will be doing my first Marathon this January.

ciara eckardt

  Major : General Studies  Minor : Real Estate   Involvement : Hispanic Student Association, Gator Guide for Global Business Society, CRU, Lambda Theta Phi Latin Fraternity, Incorporated   Interests/Hobbies:  Exploring new places, Playing basketball, Watching professional sports, Skiing, Listening to music, Latin Dancing, Eating traditional Dominican Cuisine   Internships Study Abroad:  I hope on taking part in the UF in Madrid program summer 2018.   Fun Fact:  I speak three languages: English, Spanish, and New York

Major: General Studies Minor: Real Estate

Involvement: Hispanic Student Association, Gator Guide for Global Business Society, CRU, Lambda Theta Phi Latin Fraternity, Incorporated

Interests/Hobbies: Exploring new places, Playing basketball, Watching professional sports, Skiing, Listening to music, Latin Dancing, Eating traditional Dominican Cuisine

Internships Study Abroad: I hope on taking part in the UF in Madrid program summer 2018.

Fun Fact: I speak three languages: English, Spanish, and New York

kaley edmonds

  Major : Accounting  Minor : Information Systems   Involvement : Feedback Committee Member for Alpha Kappa Psi, Office assistant for the UF College of Journalism and Communications   Interests/Hobbies : I’ve enjoyed dancing (since I was 5), watching HIMYM, outdoor activities, eating chipotle, going to the beach, and traveling.   Internships Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact:  I have been on 9 cruises and have visited DR 9 times, as well as have lived in NY, GA, and FL.

Major: Accounting Minor: Information Systems

Involvement: Feedback Committee Member for Alpha Kappa Psi, Office assistant for the UF College of Journalism and Communications

Interests/Hobbies: I’ve enjoyed dancing (since I was 5), watching HIMYM, outdoor activities, eating chipotle, going to the beach, and traveling.

Internships Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I have been on 9 cruises and have visited DR 9 times, as well as have lived in NY, GA, and FL.

evan egidi

  Major : Finance  Minor : Information Systems   Involvement : N/A   Interests/Hobbies : N/A   Internships Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact : I can solve a Rubix Cube in 42 seconds

Major: Finance Minor: Information Systems

Involvement: N/A

Interests/Hobbies: N/A

Internships Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I can solve a Rubix Cube in 42 seconds

madeline fava

  Major : Finance  Minor : N/A   Involvement : President of Allkidz Student Organization, Treasurer of Fellowship of Christian Athletes, VP of Finance for Florida Wealth Management Association, Florida Leadership Academy   Interests/Hobbies:  I love anything outdoors. Football, basketball, softball, volleyball, and working out are all things that I really enjoy.   Internships Study Abroad:  Marketing Internship with Olde Naples Wealth Management   Fun Fact:  My junior year I interned at the NFL Headquarters in NYC for a week.

Major: Finance Minor: N/A

Involvement: President of Allkidz Student Organization, Treasurer of Fellowship of Christian Athletes, VP of Finance for Florida Wealth Management Association, Florida Leadership Academy

Interests/Hobbies: I love anything outdoors. Football, basketball, softball, volleyball, and working out are all things that I really enjoy.

Internships Study Abroad: Marketing Internship with Olde Naples Wealth Management

Fun Fact: My junior year I interned at the NFL Headquarters in NYC for a week.

jonathan fayntuch

  Major:  Marketing  Minor:  Family, Youth, & Community Sciences   Involvement:  Director of Internal Relations in the Freshman Leadership Council, Mentor in BUMP, Ambassador of U Matter We Care   Interests/Hobbies:  Traveling, cooking, running   Internships Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact:  I've lived in three different countries!

Major: Marketing Minor: Family, Youth, & Community Sciences

Involvement: Director of Internal Relations in the Freshman Leadership Council, Mentor in BUMP, Ambassador of U Matter We Care

Interests/Hobbies: Traveling, cooking, running

Internships Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I've lived in three different countries!

Megan fernandez

  Major:  Finance  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  Kappa Delta, Moms of Preschoolers (MOPS), Enactus Day of Difference Project, Enactus Cultivate Change Project   Interests/Hobbies:  Exercising, eating, learning, and math.   Internships Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact : I keep a plastic cow and flamingo in the trunk of my car for good luck and safe travels.

Major: Finance Minor: N/A

Involvement: Kappa Delta, Moms of Preschoolers (MOPS), Enactus Day of Difference Project, Enactus Cultivate Change Project

Interests/Hobbies: Exercising, eating, learning, and math.

Internships Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I keep a plastic cow and flamingo in the trunk of my car for good luck and safe travels.

elizabeth fortini

  Major:  Event Management  Minor:  Event Management Event Management   Involvement:  YoungLife Leader, Volunteer at Anthem Church, FLA, Mentor for BUMP, Peer Leader for Warrington Welcome   Interests/Hobbies:  Traveling, my Jesus time, Reading, Orange Theory Fitness, Mexican Food , photography   Internships Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact:  I dabble in photography. Check out Fagan Fotos on Facebook! I've hiked a glacier with crampons and I could eat Mexican food everyday of the week.

Major: Event Management Minor: Event Management Event Management

Involvement: YoungLife Leader, Volunteer at Anthem Church, FLA, Mentor for BUMP, Peer Leader for Warrington Welcome

Interests/Hobbies: Traveling, my Jesus time, Reading, Orange Theory Fitness, Mexican Food , photography

Internships Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I dabble in photography. Check out Fagan Fotos on Facebook! I've hiked a glacier with crampons and I could eat Mexican food everyday of the week.

alejandro garavito

  Major:  Finance  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  Leadership Development Program, CLAS advising student assistant, Honors Program   Interests/Hobbies:  Spending time with friends and family, watching TV and YouTube videos (with friends, of course), eating something new   Internships Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact : I can't brush my teeth without listening to music

Major: Finance Minor: N/A

Involvement: Leadership Development Program, CLAS advising student assistant, Honors Program

Interests/Hobbies: Spending time with friends and family, watching TV and YouTube videos (with friends, of course), eating something new

Internships Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I can't brush my teeth without listening to music

angeles garrido fabra

  Major:  Finance  Minor:  Real Estate   Involvement:  FLA, Real Estate society, Florida Gator football team, Greenhouse church   Interests/Hobbies:  Fishing, Tennis, Outdoor adventures   Internships Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact:  Next to Jesus Christ, Winston Churchill is my favorite leader of all time.

Major: Finance Minor: Real Estate

Involvement: FLA, Real Estate society, Florida Gator football team, Greenhouse church

Interests/Hobbies: Fishing, Tennis, Outdoor adventures

Internships Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: Next to Jesus Christ, Winston Churchill is my favorite leader of all time.

ashley gill

  Major:  Accounting  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  Gator Growl, ACCENT, Jewish Student Union, Alpha Epsilon Pi   Interests/Hobbies:  Weight lifting, cooking, sports such as baseball and basketball, South Florida sports fan, socializing   Internships Study Abroad : N/A   Fun Fact:  I can play the piano and trombone

Major: Accounting Minor: N/A

Involvement: Gator Growl, ACCENT, Jewish Student Union, Alpha Epsilon Pi

Interests/Hobbies: Weight lifting, cooking, sports such as baseball and basketball, South Florida sports fan, socializing

Internships Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I can play the piano and trombone

Sofia gomez

  Major:  Management  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  Florida Business Leadership Society and Enactus   Interests/Hobbies:  Going to Theme Parks and Running   Internships Study Abroad:  London Summer 2017 and interned at Metropolis International   Fun Fact:  I qualified for the New Balance National Track and Field Championships twice in the One Mile Racewalk event

Major: Management Minor: N/A

Involvement: Florida Business Leadership Society and Enactus

Interests/Hobbies: Going to Theme Parks and Running

Internships Study Abroad: London Summer 2017 and interned at Metropolis International

Fun Fact: I qualified for the New Balance National Track and Field Championships twice in the One Mile Racewalk event

amalia guevara

  Major:  Finance  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  Freshmen Leadership Council, Alpha Kappa Psi   Interests/Hobbies:  Traveling, Running, Netflix, Movies   Internships Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact:  I only missed 19 days of school from kindergarten to senior year of high school.

Major: Finance Minor: N/A

Involvement: Freshmen Leadership Council, Alpha Kappa Psi

Interests/Hobbies: Traveling, Running, Netflix, Movies

Internships Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I only missed 19 days of school from kindergarten to senior year of high school.

briana harris

  Major:  Finance  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  Dance Marathon, Dream Team Volunteer, Kappa Alpha Theta Sorority   Interests/Hobbies:  Spending time with family and friends, Reading, Exercising, Animals, The Bachelor   Internships Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact:  I used to do competitive horseback riding.

Major: Finance Minor: N/A

Involvement: Dance Marathon, Dream Team Volunteer, Kappa Alpha Theta Sorority

Interests/Hobbies: Spending time with family and friends, Reading, Exercising, Animals, The Bachelor

Internships Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I used to do competitive horseback riding.

timothy hartung

  Major:  Marketing  Minor:  Information Systems   Involvement:  Warrington Welcome Peer Leader: Director of Professional Development | Retail You! | Heavener Leadership Challenge | Hispanic Student Association: Director of Relations | Hispanic Heritage Month: Opening Ceremony Assistant Director   Interests/Hobbies:  Working out | Traveling | Cooking | Planning Events!   broad:  Marketing Internship at Academica | Summer 2016   Fun Fact:  I love to blast music in the morning to start my day

Major: Marketing Minor: Information Systems

Involvement: Warrington Welcome Peer Leader: Director of Professional Development | Retail You! | Heavener Leadership Challenge | Hispanic Student Association: Director of Relations | Hispanic Heritage Month: Opening Ceremony Assistant Director

Interests/Hobbies: Working out | Traveling | Cooking | Planning Events!

broad: Marketing Internship at Academica | Summer 2016

Fun Fact: I love to blast music in the morning to start my day

priscilla helmus

  Major:  Business Management  Minor:  Chinese   Involvement:  Delta Sigma Pi (professional business fraternity), Global Business Society-Global Gator Guide, TEDxUF Performance Coordinator   Interests/Hobbies:  Playing the piano, playing basketball, running, going to the beach, traveling, and writing   Internships Study Abroad:  I had an internship this past summer with GlobalJax. I had the opportunity to interact with international visitors, as well as write proposals for different projects to promote our resources in the Northeast region to build relations with these people and other countries. I have a strong interest in traveling with my work for my future career, and I also look forward to having the opportunity to study abroad, particularly in Beijing, China.   Fun Fact:  I got to attend an international piano program in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland, and being able to play piano for the different audiences in these countries was one of my most memorable experiences.

Major: Business Management Minor: Chinese

Involvement: Delta Sigma Pi (professional business fraternity), Global Business Society-Global Gator Guide, TEDxUF Performance Coordinator

Interests/Hobbies: Playing the piano, playing basketball, running, going to the beach, traveling, and writing

Internships Study Abroad: I had an internship this past summer with GlobalJax. I had the opportunity to interact with international visitors, as well as write proposals for different projects to promote our resources in the Northeast region to build relations with these people and other countries. I have a strong interest in traveling with my work for my future career, and I also look forward to having the opportunity to study abroad, particularly in Beijing, China.

Fun Fact: I got to attend an international piano program in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland, and being able to play piano for the different audiences in these countries was one of my most memorable experiences.

alexander high

  Major:  Management  Minor:  Retailing   Involvement:  Aside from being an FLA Mentee, I am also a Mentor for the Business Undergraduate Mentorship Program (BUMP), a board member for my housing organization called the Cooperative Living Organization, and a part-time student manager at Newell Hall Learning Commons.   Interests/Hobbies:  I love nature, playing sports like volleyball, basketball, and spikeball, and playing board games with friends. I also love brunch, coffee, and playing piano. I basically enjoy doing anything involving competition, pretty scenery, and good people.   Internships Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact:  I once competed in Sport Stacking (stacking cups really fast) at the state level.

Major: Management Minor: Retailing

Involvement: Aside from being an FLA Mentee, I am also a Mentor for the Business Undergraduate Mentorship Program (BUMP), a board member for my housing organization called the Cooperative Living Organization, and a part-time student manager at Newell Hall Learning Commons.

Interests/Hobbies: I love nature, playing sports like volleyball, basketball, and spikeball, and playing board games with friends. I also love brunch, coffee, and playing piano. I basically enjoy doing anything involving competition, pretty scenery, and good people.

Internships Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I once competed in Sport Stacking (stacking cups really fast) at the state level.

sarah honig

  Major:  Finance  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  FLA, Alpha Kappa Psi Professional Business Fraternity, Sparks Asian-American Magazine   Interests/Hobbies:  Reading, Writing, Watching Netflix, and discovering new places to eat with friends.   Internships Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact:  I was born in India

Major: Finance Minor: N/A

Involvement: FLA, Alpha Kappa Psi Professional Business Fraternity, Sparks Asian-American Magazine

Interests/Hobbies: Reading, Writing, Watching Netflix, and discovering new places to eat with friends.

Internships Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I was born in India

Noah Harden

  Major:  Marketing  Minor:  Communication Studies   Involvement : Student Government Senate, Black Student Union - Community Affairs Cabinet, Gators of Tomorrow, Dean of Students Office Marketing Team, Savant Leadership Honorary (OFLA), Newell Hall Student Advisory Committee   Interests/Hobbies:  Film/Media, Basketball, Soccer, Volunteering, Spending time with friends and family   Internships Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact:  I am right handed, but left footed

Major: Marketing Minor: Communication Studies

Involvement: Student Government Senate, Black Student Union - Community Affairs Cabinet, Gators of Tomorrow, Dean of Students Office Marketing Team, Savant Leadership Honorary (OFLA), Newell Hall Student Advisory Committee

Interests/Hobbies: Film/Media, Basketball, Soccer, Volunteering, Spending time with friends and family

Internships Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I am right handed, but left footed

Hanna harwood

  Major:  Finance  Minor:  Retailing   Involvement:  Retail Society, Honors Program, Delta Delta Delta   Interests/Hobbies:  Blogging, Yoga, Reading   Internships Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact:  I have been both skydiving and bungee jumping!

Major: Finance Minor: Retailing

Involvement: Retail Society, Honors Program, Delta Delta Delta

Interests/Hobbies: Blogging, Yoga, Reading

Internships Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I have been both skydiving and bungee jumping!

Connor Hetterich

  Major:  Information Systems  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  There are few things I enjoy more than playing and watching soccer, especially the English Premier League. Traveling is a more recent passion that I’ve developed and can’t seem to get enough of. Alternatively, I enjoy working out, reading, and playing video games.   Interests/Hobbies:  There are few things I enjoy more than playing and watching soccer, especially the English Premier League. Traveling is a more recent passion that I’ve developed and can’t seem to get enough of. Alternatively, I enjoy working out, reading, and playing video games.   Internships Study Abroad:  In the summer of 2017, I spent seven weeks in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as an intern for Project YEET. There, we taught English to about 30 kids in Rocinha, Rio's largest informal community.   Fun Fact:  I spent time in five countries on three continents during the summer!

Major: Information Systems Minor: N/A

Involvement: There are few things I enjoy more than playing and watching soccer, especially the English Premier League. Traveling is a more recent passion that I’ve developed and can’t seem to get enough of. Alternatively, I enjoy working out, reading, and playing video games.

Interests/Hobbies: There are few things I enjoy more than playing and watching soccer, especially the English Premier League. Traveling is a more recent passion that I’ve developed and can’t seem to get enough of. Alternatively, I enjoy working out, reading, and playing video games.

Internships Study Abroad: In the summer of 2017, I spent seven weeks in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as an intern for Project YEET. There, we taught English to about 30 kids in Rocinha, Rio's largest informal community.

Fun Fact: I spent time in five countries on three continents during the summer!

Kelly Hooper

  Major:  Marketing  Minor:  Communications (undeclared) and innovation   Involvement:  Executive Officer in Kappa Kappa Gamma, Mentor UF, Student Senator   Interests/Hobbies:  Acting, writing, running, traveling, cultures, movies, baking desserts   Internships Study Abroad:  Completed Fashion internship Fall 2016, planning to study abroad Summer 2018 in London   Fun Fact:  Both my dogs are named after other animals and I have performed at the White House in DC.

Major: Marketing Minor: Communications (undeclared) and innovation

Involvement: Executive Officer in Kappa Kappa Gamma, Mentor UF, Student Senator

Interests/Hobbies: Acting, writing, running, traveling, cultures, movies, baking desserts

Internships Study Abroad: Completed Fashion internship Fall 2016, planning to study abroad Summer 2018 in London

Fun Fact: Both my dogs are named after other animals and I have performed at the White House in DC.

Brachari Howard

  Major:  Business Management  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  Beta Eta Sigma Honor Society, Kingsmen Official, Leadership Development Institute, Black Student Union   Interests/Hobbies:  Exercising, Sports, Movies, Food   Internships Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact:  I grew a full beard at age 16.

Major: Business Management Minor: N/A

Involvement: Beta Eta Sigma Honor Society, Kingsmen Official, Leadership Development Institute, Black Student Union

Interests/Hobbies: Exercising, Sports, Movies, Food

Internships Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I grew a full beard at age 16.

Yehoon Kang

  Major:  Finance  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  FLA, Student Finance Group, Principles of Micro and Principles of Macro Teaching Assistant, Florida Club Tennis   Interests/Hobbies:  Tennis, Basketball, Movies, and Golfing   Internships Study Abroad:  This summer I interned with Travelers Insurance in their Claim Finance department. I learned about financial analytics, data collection, and how an insurance company functions.   Fun Fact:  I hate classical music but I know how to play 5 instruments.

Major: Finance Minor: N/A

Involvement: FLA, Student Finance Group, Principles of Micro and Principles of Macro Teaching Assistant, Florida Club Tennis

Interests/Hobbies: Tennis, Basketball, Movies, and Golfing

Internships Study Abroad: This summer I interned with Travelers Insurance in their Claim Finance department. I learned about financial analytics, data collection, and how an insurance company functions.

Fun Fact: I hate classical music but I know how to play 5 instruments.

Alexandra Kasper

  Major:  General Studies - Specialization: Pre-law  Minor:  Spanish   Involvement:  RecSports Yoga Instructor   Interests/Hobbies:  Running, yoga, traveling   Internships Study Abroad:  Study abroad in Valencia   Fun Fact:  My great-grandfather invented Doritos.

Major: General Studies - Specialization: Pre-law Minor: Spanish

Involvement: RecSports Yoga Instructor

Interests/Hobbies: Running, yoga, traveling

Internships Study Abroad: Study abroad in Valencia

Fun Fact: My great-grandfather invented Doritos.

Sabrina Kim

  Major:  Information Systems  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  Bob Graham Center for Public Service || Kappa Phi Lambda Sorority, Inc. || GatorTech   Interests/Hobbies:  Big Data, Cybersecurity, Politics, Reading, Social Awareness   Internships Study Abroad:  iCivics (Cambridge, MA)   Fun Fact:

Major: Information Systems Minor: N/A

Involvement: Bob Graham Center for Public Service || Kappa Phi Lambda Sorority, Inc. || GatorTech

Interests/Hobbies: Big Data, Cybersecurity, Politics, Reading, Social Awareness

Internships Study Abroad: iCivics (Cambridge, MA)

Fun Fact:

Briana Klein

  Major:  Marketing  Minor:  Information Systems   Involvement:  Freshman Leaderships Council Mentor, Heavener Leadership Challenge, Leadership Development Program, working at Heavener's Academic Advising Office & the O'Connell Center   Interests/Hobbies:  Traveling, cooking, watching movies, spending time with my friends and family, adventuring   Internships Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact:  I once tweeted something that went viral

Major: Marketing Minor: Information Systems

Involvement: Freshman Leaderships Council Mentor, Heavener Leadership Challenge, Leadership Development Program, working at Heavener's Academic Advising Office & the O'Connell Center

Interests/Hobbies: Traveling, cooking, watching movies, spending time with my friends and family, adventuring

Internships Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I once tweeted something that went viral

Jake Korossy

  Major:  Management  Minor:  Italian Studies   Involvement:  Leadership Development Program, Fraternity Executive Board Dance Marathon   Interests/Hobbies:  Travelling, Baseball, Entrepreneurship, Music Festivals   Internships Study Abroad:  Finance Intern at Avaya   Fun Fact:  I am a huge Boston Red Sox fan and took a tour on the field and inside the Green Monster!

Major: Management Minor: Italian Studies

Involvement: Leadership Development Program, Fraternity Executive Board Dance Marathon

Interests/Hobbies: Travelling, Baseball, Entrepreneurship, Music Festivals

Internships Study Abroad: Finance Intern at Avaya

Fun Fact: I am a huge Boston Red Sox fan and took a tour on the field and inside the Green Monster!

Nadia Labossiere

  Major:  Business Administration/African-American Studies Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  Leadership Development Institute; Excellence Scholars Director for the Black Student Union; Community Service Chair for the Minority Business Society; PAACT Mentor   Interests/Hobbies:  Reading, music, learning languages, and corny jokes   Internships Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact:  Even though they reached their heyday way before I was born, I am a die-hard New Edition fan.

Major: Business Administration/African-American StudiesMinor: N/A

Involvement: Leadership Development Institute; Excellence Scholars Director for the Black Student Union; Community Service Chair for the Minority Business Society; PAACT Mentor

Interests/Hobbies: Reading, music, learning languages, and corny jokes

Internships Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: Even though they reached their heyday way before I was born, I am a die-hard New Edition fan.

Apeksha Labroo

  Major:  Marketing  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  Heavener Leadership Challenge (Member), Gator Tech (2017 Marketing Coordinator), TEDxUF (Engagement Team)   Interests/Hobbies:  My interests include writing, crafting, countless tv shows, food (both cooking and consuming it), stand-up comedy, and traveling.   Internships/Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact:  I prefer to make cards for people on their special occasions rather than buy them because it tends to be more meaningful, and it also puts my Pinterest skills to work.

Major: Marketing Minor: N/A

Involvement: Heavener Leadership Challenge (Member), Gator Tech (2017 Marketing Coordinator), TEDxUF (Engagement Team)

Interests/Hobbies: My interests include writing, crafting, countless tv shows, food (both cooking and consuming it), stand-up comedy, and traveling.

Internships/Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I prefer to make cards for people on their special occasions rather than buy them because it tends to be more meaningful, and it also puts my Pinterest skills to work.

Corinne Petlick

  Major:  Marketing  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  This year, I am an active member and Special Events Director of the University's Black Student Union. I am also an active member and President of the Minority Business Society at the University of Florida.   Interests/Hobbies:  I am interested in all things creative and challenging. I also enjoy helping others, especially as a mentor, I love to see people grow as individuals and aide in whatever way I can.   Internships/Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact:  I really enjoy listening to podcasts.

Major: Marketing Minor: N/A

Involvement: This year, I am an active member and Special Events Director of the University's Black Student Union. I am also an active member and President of the Minority Business Society at the University of Florida.

Interests/Hobbies: I am interested in all things creative and challenging. I also enjoy helping others, especially as a mentor, I love to see people grow as individuals and aide in whatever way I can.

Internships/Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I really enjoy listening to podcasts.

Jonah Platovsky

  Major:  BA Management  Minor:  Information Systems   Involvement:  Resident Assistant, Alpha Kappa Psi, Freshman Leadership Council, Leadership Development Program, Retail You!, Intramural Soccer, SEO, INROADS   Interests/Hobbies:  Soccer, traveling, international business, tennis, volleyball, learning more from different cultures, meeting new people, hiking   Internships/Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact:  I learned how to say "How are you?" in more than 15 different languages

Major: BA Management Minor: Information Systems

Involvement: Resident Assistant, Alpha Kappa Psi, Freshman Leadership Council, Leadership Development Program, Retail You!, Intramural Soccer, SEO, INROADS

Interests/Hobbies: Soccer, traveling, international business, tennis, volleyball, learning more from different cultures, meeting new people, hiking

Internships/Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I learned how to say "How are you?" in more than 15 different languages

Carolina V Prado

  Major:  Accounting  Minor:  Spanish   Involvement:  Delta Sigma Pi and Gator Band   Interests/Hobbies:  I love exploring new places and always trying something new!   Internships/Study Abroad:  UF in Madrid   Fun Fact:  I have dual citizenship between the United States and Canada.

Major: Accounting Minor: Spanish

Involvement: Delta Sigma Pi and Gator Band

Interests/Hobbies: I love exploring new places and always trying something new!

Internships/Study Abroad: UF in Madrid

Fun Fact: I have dual citizenship between the United States and Canada.

Khushi N Ramlogun

  Major:  Business Administration  Minor:  Information Systems, Chinese   Involvement:  Gamma Eta Sorority   Interests/Hobbies:  Traveling, Netflix   Internships/Study Abroad:  UF in Beijing, Summer 2017   Fun Fact:  I've been zip lining in Costa Rica

Major: Business Administration Minor: Information Systems, Chinese

Involvement: Gamma Eta Sorority

Interests/Hobbies: Traveling, Netflix

Internships/Study Abroad: UF in Beijing, Summer 2017

Fun Fact: I've been zip lining in Costa Rica

Rachel C Ramm

  Major:  Finance  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  Heavener Leadership Challenge, Business Undergraduate Mentorship Program, Leadership Development Program   Interests/Hobbies:  Hanging out with friends, playing the guitar, watching GSN, listening to music   Internships/Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact:  I was an extra in a documentary about a motorcycle powered by bacon grease.

Major: Finance Minor: N/A

Involvement: Heavener Leadership Challenge, Business Undergraduate Mentorship Program, Leadership Development Program

Interests/Hobbies: Hanging out with friends, playing the guitar, watching GSN, listening to music

Internships/Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I was an extra in a documentary about a motorcycle powered by bacon grease.

Kaureen Randhawa

  Major: Environmental Science and General Business  Minor:  Russian   Involvement:  Children Beyond our Borders, Global Gator Guides, National Alliance on Mental Illness, Alpha Kappa Psi, Russian Club   Interests/Hobbies:  Running, cooking, scuba diving, hiking & backpacking, music   Internships/Study Abroad:  I studied in Russia at Moscow State University for the summer   Fun Fact:  I speak some Swedish

Major:Environmental Science and General Business Minor: Russian

Involvement: Children Beyond our Borders, Global Gator Guides, National Alliance on Mental Illness, Alpha Kappa Psi, Russian Club

Interests/Hobbies: Running, cooking, scuba diving, hiking & backpacking, music

Internships/Study Abroad: I studied in Russia at Moscow State University for the summer

Fun Fact: I speak some Swedish

Sofia J Raposo

RAMITA RATSATHANUWATI

  Major:  Business Management  Minor:  Mass Communication   Involvement:  Business Undergraduate Mentorship Program, Student Government Productions, Florida Leadership Academy   Interests/Hobbies: F inding new music/going to concerts, traveling, swimming, dogs, and more than occasionally binge-watching Netflix   Internships/Study Abroad:  Hopefully London in summer 2018!   Fun Fact:  I’ve met a Backstreet Boy!

Major: Business Management Minor: Mass Communication

Involvement: Business Undergraduate Mentorship Program, Student Government Productions, Florida Leadership Academy

Interests/Hobbies: Finding new music/going to concerts, traveling, swimming, dogs, and more than occasionally binge-watching Netflix

Internships/Study Abroad: Hopefully London in summer 2018!

Fun Fact: I’ve met a Backstreet Boy!

Valentina Rendon

  Major:  Accounting  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  Heavener Leadership Challenge, Florida Leadership Academy, Florida Wealth Management Association, Catholic Gators   Interests/Hobbies:  I enjoy card flourishes and story telling.   Internships/Study Abroad:  Summer Internship with SACHEM Inc.   Fun Fact:  I am from a family with ten children.

Major: Accounting Minor: N/A

Involvement: Heavener Leadership Challenge, Florida Leadership Academy, Florida Wealth Management Association, Catholic Gators

Interests/Hobbies: I enjoy card flourishes and story telling.

Internships/Study Abroad: Summer Internship with SACHEM Inc.

Fun Fact: I am from a family with ten children.

Abdul Rafay Riar

  Major:  Business Management  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  Florida Leadership Academy, Heavener Leadership Challenge, Resident Assistant in Tolbert Area   Interests/Hobbies:  I love to play sports and hang out with friends. I love to connect with new people and establish relationships with individuals. I love to eat and have a good laugh.   Internships/Study Abroad:  I had an Internship this past summer with a firm called Kawasumi Laboratories and I plan to study abroad this summer in either London or Paris.   Fun Fact:  I love to travel the world and have travled out of the country four times.

Major: Business Management Minor: N/A

Involvement: Florida Leadership Academy, Heavener Leadership Challenge, Resident Assistant in Tolbert Area

Interests/Hobbies: I love to play sports and hang out with friends. I love to connect with new people and establish relationships with individuals. I love to eat and have a good laugh.

Internships/Study Abroad: I had an Internship this past summer with a firm called Kawasumi Laboratories and I plan to study abroad this summer in either London or Paris.

Fun Fact: I love to travel the world and have travled out of the country four times.

Veronica E Rivera

  Major:  Marketing  Minor:  Retail   Involvement:  Entrepreneurship Club, Advocacy with DRC, public speaking   Interests/Hobbies:  Travel, My online business, adventure seeker, Netflix, working out, creative projects   Internships/Study Abroad:  Adaptive Fashion Industry Internship   Fun Fact:  This summer I modeled on the runway in NYC with Tommy Hilfiger!

Major: Marketing Minor: Retail

Involvement: Entrepreneurship Club, Advocacy with DRC, public speaking

Interests/Hobbies: Travel, My online business, adventure seeker, Netflix, working out, creative projects

Internships/Study Abroad: Adaptive Fashion Industry Internship

Fun Fact: This summer I modeled on the runway in NYC with Tommy Hilfiger!

Gabriel A Rodriguez

  Major:  Accounting  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  VP of Marketing of UF Student Investment Club   Interests/Hobbies:  Gym, Video Games, Hockey   Internships/Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact:  I met Tai Lopez at South Beach.

Major: Accounting Minor: N/A

Involvement: VP of Marketing of UF Student Investment Club

Interests/Hobbies: Gym, Video Games, Hockey

Internships/Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I met Tai Lopez at South Beach.

SAGLARA SANGADZHIEVA

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Maria T Sarralde

  Major:  Finance  Minor:  Classics   Involvement:  I am involved in the Freshman Leadership Council as a Director of Programming, I am a part of the Graham Student Fellows and am working on a special Education Project focused on remodeling the curriculum of middle school civics courses.   Interests/Hobbies:  My interests and hobbies include being a coffee connoisseur, grilling with a Weber 14401001 Original Kettle Premium Charcoal Grill, 22-Inch, Black/ relating to superman and batman on a spiritual level, and hard-work.   Internships/Study Abroad:  I had an internship over this last summer at Philip Financial Group   Fun Fact:  I have an unusual obsession with Greek Mythology

Major: Finance Minor: Classics

Involvement: I am involved in the Freshman Leadership Council as a Director of Programming, I am a part of the Graham Student Fellows and am working on a special Education Project focused on remodeling the curriculum of middle school civics courses.

Interests/Hobbies: My interests and hobbies include being a coffee connoisseur, grilling with a Weber 14401001 Original Kettle Premium Charcoal Grill, 22-Inch, Black/ relating to superman and batman on a spiritual level, and hard-work.

Internships/Study Abroad: I had an internship over this last summer at Philip Financial Group

Fun Fact: I have an unusual obsession with Greek Mythology

Rohan R Shah

  Major:  Business Management  Minor:  Spanish   Involvement:  Social Director of Undergraduate Public Health Association, MentorGNV, volunteer at the Ronald McDonald House, UF Days of Service Site Leader, and FLA   Interests/Hobbies:  Spending time with friends and family, kayaking, yoga, volunteering, and reading   Internships/Study Abroad:  This summer I interned with Haven Hospice in the compliance and risk management department   Fun Fact:  I have lived in Canada, US, the Netherlands, and the UK

Major: Business Management Minor: Spanish

Involvement: Social Director of Undergraduate Public Health Association, MentorGNV, volunteer at the Ronald McDonald House, UF Days of Service Site Leader, and FLA

Interests/Hobbies: Spending time with friends and family, kayaking, yoga, volunteering, and reading

Internships/Study Abroad: This summer I interned with Haven Hospice in the compliance and risk management department

Fun Fact: I have lived in Canada, US, the Netherlands, and the UK

Eden Shamir

  Major:  Finance  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  He is the Vice President of Christian Business Leaders and is an active member of Gator Christian Life.   Interests/Hobbies:  He loves to surf and play sports with his friends.   Internships/Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact:  A fun fact about Anthony is that he participated in a leadership program over this past summer in Orlando to carry out mission work.

Major: Finance Minor: N/A

Involvement: He is the Vice President of Christian Business Leaders and is an active member of Gator Christian Life.

Interests/Hobbies: He loves to surf and play sports with his friends.

Internships/Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: A fun fact about Anthony is that he participated in a leadership program over this past summer in Orlando to carry out mission work.

James A Shea

  Major:  Business Administration w/ Pre Law Specialization  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  FBK Director of Round Robin, FLA   Interests/Hobbies:  I love to play any sport and always try to do something active. I also love hanging out with friends.   Internships/Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact:  I have been to every Major League Baseball Stadium

Major: Business Administration w/ Pre Law Specialization Minor: N/A

Involvement: FBK Director of Round Robin, FLA

Interests/Hobbies: I love to play any sport and always try to do something active. I also love hanging out with friends.

Internships/Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I have been to every Major League Baseball Stadium

Jonathan E Sherman

Julia R Sigman

  Major:  Finance  Minor:  Real Estate   Involvement:  Christian Business Leaders, Florida Wealth Management Association, Kappa Phi Epsilon, Leadership Development Program   Interests/Hobbies:  Investing, Community Service, Surfing, Fishing, Traveling, Driving motorcycles, Playing the drums, and Climbing mountains   Internships/Study Abroad:  I've Interned for the Police Benevolent Association, and I plan on studying abroad in Italy   Fun Fact:  The highest peak I've summited was 12,441 feet in the air when I was 12 years old

Major: Finance Minor: Real Estate

Involvement: Christian Business Leaders, Florida Wealth Management Association, Kappa Phi Epsilon, Leadership Development Program

Interests/Hobbies: Investing, Community Service, Surfing, Fishing, Traveling, Driving motorcycles, Playing the drums, and Climbing mountains

Internships/Study Abroad: I've Interned for the Police Benevolent Association, and I plan on studying abroad in Italy

Fun Fact: The highest peak I've summited was 12,441 feet in the air when I was 12 years old

Dominik Skotarczak

  Major:  Accounting  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  Student Honors Organization, Kappa Delta sorority   Interests/Hobbies:  reading, traveling, spending time with friends and family, planning events, volunteering   Internships/Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact:  I'm a first generation American!

Major: Accounting Minor: N/A

Involvement: Student Honors Organization, Kappa Delta sorority

Interests/Hobbies: reading, traveling, spending time with friends and family, planning events, volunteering

Internships/Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I'm a first generation American!

Nicole Smalley

  Major:  Business Administration with Event Management  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  Alpha Kappa Psi   Interests/Hobbies:  I am obsessed with makeup! I also like to dance, hang out with my friends, work out, bake cookies, watch Netflix, and play with my golden retriever :)   Internships/Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact:  I don't know much about football, but I go to all the Gator games

Major: Business Administration with Event Management Minor: N/A

Involvement: Alpha Kappa Psi

Interests/Hobbies: I am obsessed with makeup! I also like to dance, hang out with my friends, work out, bake cookies, watch Netflix, and play with my golden retriever :)

Internships/Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I don't know much about football, but I go to all the Gator games

Haley Spooner

  Major:  Marketing  Minor:  Economics   Involvement:  Delta Sigma Pi   Interests/Hobbies:  Cooking, baking, admiring HGTV shows, and the usual Netflix   Internships/Study Abroad:  I was a Spring 2017 Real Life Intern for Study Edge and am currently a Marketing/Sales Intern for a local Gainesville company called The Best Bulletproof Vest.   Fun Fact:  I want to name all my future pets after historical figures, and I recently adopted a stray cat who I named Jefferson.

Major: Marketing Minor: Economics

Involvement: Delta Sigma Pi

Interests/Hobbies: Cooking, baking, admiring HGTV shows, and the usual Netflix

Internships/Study Abroad: I was a Spring 2017 Real Life Intern for Study Edge and am currently a Marketing/Sales Intern for a local Gainesville company called The Best Bulletproof Vest.

Fun Fact: I want to name all my future pets after historical figures, and I recently adopted a stray cat who I named Jefferson.

Mercedes M Suazo

  Major:  Finance & Information Systems  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  Alpha Epsilon Pi, Gator Growl   Interests/Hobbies:  Sports, Hiking, Traveling, Video Games   Internships/Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact:  I was once kicked out of Cameron Indoor Stadium by Coach K

Major: Finance & Information Systems Minor: N/A

Involvement: Alpha Epsilon Pi, Gator Growl

Interests/Hobbies: Sports, Hiking, Traveling, Video Games

Internships/Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I was once kicked out of Cameron Indoor Stadium by Coach K

Jamie S Tablante

  Major:  Accounting  Minor:  Entrepreneurship   Involvement:  Chi Phi Fraternity, Fisher School of Accounting Council, 9/11 Day of Service   Interests/Hobbies:  Fishing, Skeet Shooting, Soccer, Politics, and Traveling   Internships/Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact:  In the 8th grade, I was the State Champion Trap shooter for the state of Florida. I also had a broken leg at the time and had to shoot from a wheelchair.

Major: Accounting Minor: Entrepreneurship

Involvement: Chi Phi Fraternity, Fisher School of Accounting Council, 9/11 Day of Service

Interests/Hobbies: Fishing, Skeet Shooting, Soccer, Politics, and Traveling

Internships/Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: In the 8th grade, I was the State Champion Trap shooter for the state of Florida. I also had a broken leg at the time and had to shoot from a wheelchair.

Lindsay E Thomas

  Major:  Marketing  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  Mentor UF, Florida Women in Business, America Reads Tutor   Interests/Hobbies:  Traveling, Reading, Cooking, Shopping, and spending time with friends and family   Internships/Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact:  I was born in Trinidad and lived there until the 7th grade

Major: Marketing Minor: N/A

Involvement: Mentor UF, Florida Women in Business, America Reads Tutor

Interests/Hobbies: Traveling, Reading, Cooking, Shopping, and spending time with friends and family

Internships/Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I was born in Trinidad and lived there until the 7th grade

ana torres

  Major:  Management  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  I am the Captain Coordinator for Project Makeover. I also serve as the assistant director of career and personal development in Chi Omega.   Interests/Hobbies:  I love traveling and reading!   Internships/Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact:  I was born with two crooked pinkies.

Major: Management Minor: N/A

Involvement: I am the Captain Coordinator for Project Makeover. I also serve as the assistant director of career and personal development in Chi Omega.

Interests/Hobbies: I love traveling and reading!

Internships/Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I was born with two crooked pinkies.

Caitlyn torres

  Major:  Accounting  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  Florida Cicerones, Dance Marathon Emerging Leaders Program, Best Buddies, Chi Omega Sorority   Interests/Hobbies:  Running, traveling, watching Friends, and hanging out with friends!   Internships/Study Abroad:  I am currently studying abroad in London this summer and interning at a real estate tech startup called Houzen!   Fun Fact:  I ran my first half marathon with my mom this past Thanksgiving!

Major: Accounting Minor: N/A

Involvement: Florida Cicerones, Dance Marathon Emerging Leaders Program, Best Buddies, Chi Omega Sorority

Interests/Hobbies: Running, traveling, watching Friends, and hanging out with friends!

Internships/Study Abroad: I am currently studying abroad in London this summer and interning at a real estate tech startup called Houzen!

Fun Fact: I ran my first half marathon with my mom this past Thanksgiving!

ALEJANDRA VILA

  Major:  Management  Minor:  Spanish   Involvement:  I am currently involved with my housing scholarship, Southern Scholarship Foundation, and I am a member of Florida Women in Business.   Interests/Hobbies:  I enjoy baking, reading, and spending time with friends and family.   Internships/Study Abroad:  I worked as a loan partner this summer, and I would love to study abroad in Spain sometime in the near future.   Fun Fact:  I worked at a candy store throughout my senior year of high school.

Major: Management Minor: Spanish

Involvement: I am currently involved with my housing scholarship, Southern Scholarship Foundation, and I am a member of Florida Women in Business.

Interests/Hobbies: I enjoy baking, reading, and spending time with friends and family.

Internships/Study Abroad: I worked as a loan partner this summer, and I would love to study abroad in Spain sometime in the near future.

Fun Fact: I worked at a candy store throughout my senior year of high school.

CAROLINA VONDER HAAR

  Major:  Business Administration  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  LDP Levels 1 and 2, HLC Lambda Class, IRHA, Gator Growl, Frontline Leaders, and Gamma Phi Beta Sorority Sunshine Chair   Interests/Hobbies:  I love musical theatre, so I have a passion for singing and dancing. I also love water skiing, snow boarding, horseback riding, and hiking.   Internships/Study Abroad:  Internship at Seaside Associated Stores, Inc.   Fun Fact:  My birthday is on New Year's Eve!

Major: Business Administration Minor: N/A

Involvement: LDP Levels 1 and 2, HLC Lambda Class, IRHA, Gator Growl, Frontline Leaders, and Gamma Phi Beta Sorority Sunshine Chair

Interests/Hobbies: I love musical theatre, so I have a passion for singing and dancing. I also love water skiing, snow boarding, horseback riding, and hiking.

Internships/Study Abroad: Internship at Seaside Associated Stores, Inc.

Fun Fact: My birthday is on New Year's Eve!

Carly A Voytecek

  Major:  Information Systems  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  Zeta Tau Alpha Director of Philanthropy, Junior Panhellenic Council Service Delegate, The Big Event Project Captain   Interests/Hobbies:  Serving and leading others, baking unique and fun dessert recipes, spending time with friends and family, exploring new places, and shopping   Internships/Study Abroad:  I was a Summer 2017 Co-Op Intern for Crown Castle (a telecommunication company in Atlanta, GA)   Fun Fact:  I was the only person from my 500 person graduating high school class to go to UF! I did not know a single person where I first came here!

Major: Information Systems Minor: N/A

Involvement: Zeta Tau Alpha Director of Philanthropy, Junior Panhellenic Council Service Delegate, The Big Event Project Captain

Interests/Hobbies: Serving and leading others, baking unique and fun dessert recipes, spending time with friends and family, exploring new places, and shopping

Internships/Study Abroad: I was a Summer 2017 Co-Op Intern for Crown Castle (a telecommunication company in Atlanta, GA)

Fun Fact: I was the only person from my 500 person graduating high school class to go to UF! I did not know a single person where I first came here!

Emily R Weingarten

  Major:  Finance  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  FLA, Habitat for Humanity, Residence Area Council   Interests/Hobbies:  Going to the beach, watching Netflix, shopping, and sleeping   Internships/Study Abroad:  N/A   Fun Fact:  I was snorkeling in the keys and a shark swam past me

Major: Finance Minor: N/A

Involvement: FLA, Habitat for Humanity, Residence Area Council

Interests/Hobbies: Going to the beach, watching Netflix, shopping, and sleeping

Internships/Study Abroad: N/A

Fun Fact: I was snorkeling in the keys and a shark swam past me

cody wolfe

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Michael J Weissman

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BROOKE WIERDA

  Major:  Double major: Finance & Economics  Minor:  N/A   Involvement:  FLA, HLC, Sigma Chi (IFC), two jobs within UF Rec Sports   Interests/Hobbies:  Working out, playing sports (basketball mostly), the stock market, politics, reading, Midtown!   Internships/Study Abroad:  Hopefully next Summer.   Fun Fact:  My cousin directed the movies Chronicle (85% Rotten Tomatoes), and Fantastic Four (9% on Rotten Tomatoes... not his best).

Major: Double major: Finance & Economics Minor: N/A

Involvement: FLA, HLC, Sigma Chi (IFC), two jobs within UF Rec Sports

Interests/Hobbies: Working out, playing sports (basketball mostly), the stock market, politics, reading, Midtown!

Internships/Study Abroad: Hopefully next Summer.

Fun Fact: My cousin directed the movies Chronicle (85% Rotten Tomatoes), and Fantastic Four (9% on Rotten Tomatoes... not his best).

Stephen Zaremba

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