NCAA Coffee Talk Mentor Sessions

Fall-Spring 2012-2013

Alumnae/i Mentor Panel
Brad Bryan '96: Owner of BRAD!BRYAN Multimedia Video Productions.
Susan Burns '76: Founding Editor of Biz941 Magazine
Charlie Lenger '78: Owner of Tropex Plant Sales, Leasing, and Maintenance
Robert Turffs '74: Attorney

Dr. Stephen Leatherman, Professor and Director of the Laboratory for Coastal Research at Florida International University
Tom Esselman, President and CEO of the Institute for the Ages
Weldon Frost, Retired Petroleum Geologist
Henry Smyth ‘76, Director and Investment Manager of Granville Cooper Funds and Granville Cooper Asset Management Ltd.
Harvey Rosenblum, Executive Vice President and Director of Research at the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.


Here are some examples of past Coffee Talk Mentoring Sessions:

Fall 2011-2012

Alumni Mentor Panel:
John Cranor ’65: Retired CEO, PepsiCo
Charlie Lenger ’78: Owner of Tropex Plant Sales, Leasing, and Maintenance
Jennifer Malgio ’89: Attorney at Maglio Christopher & Toale Law Firm

Coffee Talk Speakers

Jonathan Smiga ‘75, President & CEO of Barnie’s Coffee and Tea Company (business, food service)
Bonnie Fogarty, Hall of Fame Toy Inventor (business, design and invention) *Bonnie Fogarty invented the glo worm.
Henry Smyth '76, Director of Granville Cooper Funds & Granville Cooper Asset Management Ltd. Smyth gave a presentation on stress reduction.
Shawn Richardson ‘88, Program Director at Microsoft (technology)
Tom White ’67 Benefits Lawyer and Law Professor (law)
Elizabeth Elia ’97 and Gabe Pacyniak ’97, Affordable housing lawyer and climate change policy lawyer (law, environmental studies, public policy)
Bill Johnston, New College Trustee, Former President of the New York Stock Exchange (finance)
Paul Hansma ‘64, Biophysicist and Professor at University of California-Santa Barbara (physics, biology, research)
Jesse Biter, President/CEO of Biter Enterprises, LLC, a Florida-based management firm. (business)
Brad Bryan ’96, Owner of BRAD!BRYAN Multimedia, Inc. (media, film, business)
Bruce Cumming, Real Estate Analyst (real estate, finance)

Fall-Spring 2010/2011

Alumni Mentor Panel:
Mary Ruiz ’73: CEO Manatee Glenns
John Cranor ’64: Retired CEO, PepsiCo
Susan Burns’76: Founding Editor, Biz 941 magazine

Kathleen Raskin ’64: Homeopathy
Ron Christaldi ’89: Law
Larry Vernaglia ’87: Law
Victor Moldovan ’79: Law

Fall-Spring 2009/2010

Alumni Mentor Panel:
Mary Ruiz ’73: CEO, Manatee Glenns
John Cranor ’64-Retired CEO Pepsico
Henry Smyth ’76: Director, Granville Cooper Asset Management

Inge Fryklund '64: International politics/establishing democracy abroad
Barbara Hanna '65: Community organizing, politics, and/or nonprofits
Carol Holder '64: Creative writing as a career; writing in academia
David Allen '65: Productivity; entrepreneurship
Adam Tebrugge '79: Law; criminal defense law; civil service
Robert Phillips '69 :(Cardiovascular) health; health administration
David H. Lipsey '71: Newspapers; media; entertainment & consulting
Charles Nechtem (President of Charles Nechtem, Inc.): Mental health; wellness care in industry
May: Bill Dudley '71: (President & CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of NY) Finance; federal politics

Fall-Spring 2008/2009

Alumni Mentor Panel
Mary Ruiz ’73: CEO, Manatee Glenns
John Cranor ’64: Retired CEO, Pepsico
Julia Burch ’98: Public Outreach Coordinator, Sarasota Bay Estuary Program

Michael Burton ’86: Environmental/green business
Ray Burgman '91: Diversity in higher education
Holly Herrick ’02: Independent film-making & the film industry
Henry Smyth '76: Business, finance, and international development
Susan Burns ’76: Journalism
Cindy Hill Ford ’89: Law
Rob Lincoln ’76: Law
Dave Smolker ’72: Law
Silas Durocher '03: Making music, "integrating theory & jamming"
Megan Jourdan '02: Public health
Kari Ellingstad ’94: Public health

Fall-Spring 2007/2008
Deborah Howard ’77: Nonprofit entrepeneurialism
Felice Schulaner ’78: Business and Human Resources
Robert Hans ’76: Business, finance, and international development
Henry Smyth ’76: Business, finance, and international development
John Cranor ’64: Business and finance
Rick Doblin ’71: Nonprofit entrepreneurialism
Cindy Hill Ford ’89: Law
Altom Maglio ’90: Law
Jennifer Maglio ’89: Law

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