Alumni Success Stories of Business & Health Administration


Mary Ellen Aderhold ’09, ’11

Coordinator of the Neuro Diagnostic Unit
Reading Hospital
Pottsville, PA
Master of Science, Health Administration

Marie Armbruster ‘02, ‘07

Diagnostic Imaging Manager
Inova Fair Oaks Hospital (Fairfax, VA)
Bachelor of Arts, Health Arts
Master of Science, Health Service Administration
Professional Affiliations: American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRA); American Society of Rediologic Technologists (ASRA); Association for Medical Imaging Management (AHRA)

Megan Barton ’13

Vice President Medical Management
Home State Health – Centene (Chesterfield, MO)
Master of Science, Health Administration
Professional Affiliations: Case Management Society of America, Case Management Society of St. Louis

Mark J. Batty ’13

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Rochelle Community Hospital (Rochelle, IL)
Master of Science, Health Administration

Kenneth Baxter ’94

Owner
Fast Signs
Lake Worth, FL
Master of Science, Health Services Admin


Doreen (Duba) Begley ’92, ’99

University of St. Francis Health Coordinator and University of Nevada, Reno (UNR) Early Head Start (Reno, NV)
Bachelor of Science, Health Arts
Master of Science, Health Services Administration
Professional Involvement: Nursing Honor Society Sigma Theta Tau, Nu Iota Chapter; Nevada Nurses Association; Nevada Nurses Foundation, Secretary; Institute of Regulatroy Excellence Fellow, NCSBN
Community Involvement: Northern Nevada Nurses of Achievement; Immunize Nevada, Board Chair; AVA Ballet; Medical Reserve Corp Volunteer
Awards: CDC Childhood Immunizaiton Champion Award for Nevada (2015); NNNA for Patient Advocacy (2006); NNNA Nursing Leadership Award (2009); NNNA Community Health Award (2011)
Other Notes: Currently enrolled in the R.N. to BSN program with expected graduation May 2017 at age 69

Michael Beshel ’06, ’08, ’14

Vice President of Patient Care Services/Chief Nursing Officer
Nazareth Hospital-Mercy Health System-Trinity Health (Philadelphia, PA)
Master of Science, Health Services Administration
Master of Business Administration
Master of Science, Nursing
Professional Affiliations: AONE, ANA, Sigma Theta Tau, Delta Mu Delta; Nurse Executive – Board Certified

Michael Beshel

Matthew Bisek ’10

Career Advisor
Clatsop Community College
Astoria, OR
Bachelor of Business Administration, Finance
Involvement at USF: Alumni Association Board Member

>Matthew Bisek

Donna Bogari ’03

Director for Accreditation Services
Christiana Care (Maryland)
Master of Science, Health Services Administration

Patricia Bracken ’73, ’86, ’94

Case Manager for the Emergency Room
Advocate South Suburban Hospital
Hazel Crest, IL
Bachelor of Science, Health Arts
Master of Science, Health Services Administration
Involvement at USF: Alumni Association Board Member, Student Alumni Mentor

Patricia Bracken

Michael Bryant ’83

Co-founder, Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
nSource
Chicago, IL
Bachelor of Business Administration, Marketing
Professional Involvement: United States Tennis Association
Community Involvement: Cradles to Crayons, Chicago Launch Committee; Oak Park Tennis Center, Board Member
Involvement at USF: Tennis Team

Michael Bryant

Dewitt Buchanan ’89

Managing Director
Safe Habor Retirement Consultants, LLC (Channahon, IL)
Bachelor of Business Administration, Finance
Involvement at USF: Board of Trustees; Student Alumni Mentor

 Buchanan_D

Judith Bulat ’72

RETIRED, Certified Public Accountant; international technical advisor on the staff of the Assistant Commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service
Internal Revenue Service
Chicago, IL
Bachelor of Business Administration, Accounting
Involvement at USF: Alumni Association Board Member, Student Alumni Mentor

 Judith Bulat

Mila Carlson ’99, ’02

President
Mila Carlson & Associates (Rockford, IL)
Bachelor of Science, Health Arts
Master of Science, Health Services Administration
Professional Involvement: American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants; American Association of Nurse Life Care Planners; National Alliance of Medicare Set-Aside Professionals; Rockford Network of Professional Women
Community Involvement: Rockford Alpine Kiwanis; First Evangelical Covenant Church
Involvement at USF: Adjunct Faculty


Michael Carpanzano ’08, ’12

Regional Director of Sales
Amita Health
Bolingbrook, IL
Bachelor of Business Administration, Management
Master of Business Administration, Business Administration
Professional Involvement: Bolingbrook Area Chamber of Commerce; Romeoville Area Chamber of Commerce; Lemont Area Chamber of Commerce; Plainfield Area Chamber of Commerce Community Involvement: Kiwanis Club of Bolingbrook & Romeoville; Midwest Christian Montessori Academy Board Member; P.O.W.E.R. Connection Advisory Board Member; Crime Stoppers of Bolingbrook Board Member; United Way of Will County Committee Member, Marketing Advisory; Heart Haven Outreach (H2O) Committee Member; College of Business National Advisory Board, Rasmussen College; March of Dimes Event Committee Member; Camp Fire Committee Chair, Governance & Nominating
Awards: President’s Award for Outstanding Community Service (Bolingbrook Area Chamber of Commerce); Kiwanian of the Year (Kiwanis Club of Bolingbrook & Romeoville); Community Service Award (Lemont Girl Scouts); Character Counts Award (Bolingbrook/Romeoville Character Counts Coalition); Best Under 40 (My Suburban Life, Shaw Media); 2015 UNSTOPPABLE Award Recipient (PT Solutions Physical Therapy)

Michael Carpanzano

Jeffrey Chiapello ’10

Director of Academic Advising, Assistant XC/Track Coach
University of St. Francis (Joliet, IL)
Master of Science, Training & Development
Professional Involvement: Illinois Academic Advising Association (ILACADA) 2012-present. Positions held on executive board include Treasurer (2013-2015) and Communications Chair (2015-2016)
Community Involvement: Joliet Chamber of Commerce Community Leadership School (Graduated in 2010, Planning Committee 2011-present)

 Chiapello, Jeff

Karen (Christianson) Ciarlette ’94, ’97

Bway Corporation
HRIS Supervisor
Chicago, IL
Bachelor of Arts, Psychology
Master of Business Administration, Business Administration
Community Involvement: Village of Channahon Planning and Zoning Committee – Chairman Involvement at USF: Student Alumni Mentor; Business Alumni Network (BAN) Past President, Alumni Association Board Member

 ciarlette

Dr. Jeffrey Combetta ’98

Medical & Hospital Director, Vice Chief of Staff
Franklin Medical Center (Winnsboro, LA)
Bachelor of Science, Health Arts
Professional Affiliations: Board of directors at Calcasieu Parish Medical Society
Awards: Practitioner of the Year 2010 from Louisiana Rural Health Association; Outstanding Volunteer award from Baton Rouge General Medical Center; Meritorious Service Award

Linda (Reinhard) England ’77, ’86

Laboratory Director
Rush Copley Medical Center (Aurora, IL)
Bachelor of Science, Medical Technology
Master of Science, Health Services Administration
Professional Affiliations: ASCP, AACC, CLMA


Joseph Ferrallo ’85, ’07, ’08

Professor in COBHA
University of St. Francis (Joliet, IL)
Bachelor of Business, Management
Master of Business Administration,
Master of Science, Training & Development
Professional Affiliations: Student Alumni Mentor; Alumni Association Board Member

 

James Flynn ’00

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Heartland Regional Medical Center
Master of Science, Management
Professional Affiliations: American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE)
Community Involvement: Rotary International; Board Member – Chamber of Commerce; Board Co-chair – Williamson Co.; CEO, Board Member-The Women’s Center
Involvement at USF: Student Alumni Mentor

Roger Forgey ’96

President, Chief Operating Officer (CEO)
Medical Consulting Resources (Ringgold, GA)
Master of Science, Health Services Administration
Professional Affiliations: Fellow, American College of Health Care Executives
Community Involvement: Past President, Catoosa County Chamber of Commerce
Awards: 2012 College of Business & Health Administration Alumni Award (USF)

Roger Forgey

Joseph Formhals ’86             

Fire Chief
City of Joliet (Joliet, IL)
Bachelor of Business Administration, Marketing
Professional Affiliations: International Association of Fire Chiefs, Illinois Fire Chiefs Association, Will County Fire Chiefs Association, MABAS Division 15
Community Involvement: Exchange Club of Joliet

David Gomel, PhD, CADC ’98

Senior Vice President & Chief Operating Officer
Rosecrance Health Network (Rockford, IL)
Master of Science, Health Services Administration
Professional Affiliations: Illinois Association for Behavioral Health
Community Involvement: Board Member Rock River YMCA; Northern Illinois Special Olympics; Make-a-Wish Foundation


H. Richard Hagen ’90

President, Chief Financial Officer, General Counsel
D’Orazio Capital Management (Chicago, IL)
Bachelor of Business Administration, Accounting
Professional Affiliations: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Community Involvement: Treasurer of the New Lenox Soccer Association; Treasurer of the Lincoln-Way West Music Boosters; Member of choir at the United Methodist Church of New Lenox
Involvement at USF: Alumni Association Board Member; Co-founder of the Business Alumni Network; Member of Committee Advising the USF Business School

Richard Hagen

James Hamilton ’89, ’07

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Axis Accident & Health (Chicago, IL)
Bachelor of Business Administration, Finance
Master of Business Administration
Awards: 2010 USF Professional Achievement Award

James Hamilton

Craig Herkert ’81

Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Consultant
Herkert Consulting (Long Lake, MN)
Bachelor of Business Administration, Marketing
Awards: 2011 Presidential Alum of the Year Award (USF)
Involvement at USF: Student Alumni Mentor

 Herkert, Craig

Donald Hildebrand ’83

Vice President of Finance & Operations
Le Creuset of America (Charleston, SC)
Bachelor of Business Administration, Accounting


Wayne Hochwarter, Ph.D. ’86

Jim Moran Professor of Management
Florida State University (Tallahassee, FL)
Bachelor of Business Administration, Management
Professional Affiliations: Academy of Management, Southern Management Association
Community Involvement: Numerous philanthropic, outreach, and professional presentation activities across the country
Awards: 2005 Alumni Association Board President’s Award (USF); Fellow – Southern Management Association; 2009 Burning Spear Faculty Award Recipient; 2012 & 2013 Newsmakers External Visibility Award; 2012 Human Relations Journal – Reviewer of the Year; Distinguished Doctoral Alumni Award for Florida State University’s College of Business

Joanne Hostrander, Ph.D., M.S., RN ’89, ’98

Clinical Education Specialist
Susquehanna Health System- Divine Providence Hospital (Williamsport, PA)
Bachelor of Science, Health Arts
Master of Science, Health Services Administration
Awards: 2007 USF Alumni Association President’s Award

Hermilo Jazmines ’97, ’00

Senior Corporate Medical Director
WellCare Health Plans Inc. (Tampa, FL)
Master of Science, Health Services Administration
Master of Business Administration, CSA to MBA Completion
Professional Affiliations: American Association of Physician Leaders; American College of Obstetrics-Gynecology; American Association of Managed Care Physicians

Eleanor Kay-Mirich ’78, ’90

Chief Operating Officer/Chief Financial Officer/Health Administrator
Mirich Medical Corporation (Crown Point, IN)
Bachelor of Science, Health Arts
Master of Science, Health Services Administration
Professional Involvement: Board of directors, Northern Indiana Arts Association and Trade Winds Rehabilitation Center; American College of Healthcare Executives; American Assn of University Women; Association for Politics and the Life Sciences; American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
Community Involvement: Catholic Charities Board
Awards: Sagamore of the Wabash (2004)

Ronald Kenny ’81

Chief Accounting Officer
Chicago Trading Company (Chicago, IL)
Bachelor of Business Administration, Accounting
Professional Affiliations: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Community Involvement: Big Brothers Big Sisters
Awards: 2005 Joanne Placher Award (USF)
Student Involvement at USF: Basketball Team (1977-1981)

Ronald Kenny

Linda Kilroy ’73

RETIRED, Contract Manager
Institute of Medicine – National Academies (Washington D.C.)
Bachelor of Business Administration, Marketing
Professional Affiliations: National Contract Management Association; American Nuclear Society; American Association of University Women
Community Involvement: Rotary-International
Awards: 2003 Award of Merit (USF)
Involvement at USF: Alumni Association Board of Directors

 kilroy, linda

Anita “Tina” Licari ’03

Wealth Management Advisor
Merrill Lynch (Duluth, MN)
Master of Science, Health Services Administration
Professional Affiliations: Certified Financial Planner (CFP) certification, Charter4ed Retirement Planning Counselor (CRPC) designation
Community Involvement: First Witness board member, Kitch Gammi Club, AAUW, Serra Club of Duluth, Duluth Womne’s Club, DSSO (past board member), Girl Scouts (past board member)


Jamie McCormack ’01

Vice President & Chief Operating Officer
First Bank of Manhattan (Manhattan, IL)
Bachelor of Business Administration
Professional Affiliations: CRCM (Certified Regulatory Compliance Manager)
Community Involvement: Parent Advisory Committee Member with School District 114 (2014-present)
Involvement at USF: Student Alumni Mentor

Jamie McCormack

Michael McGreal ’01

Department Chair, Culinary Arts
Joliet Junior College
Joliet, IL
Bachelor of Science, Professional Arts
Professional Development: American Culinary Federation, International Association of Culinary Professionals, International Association of Food Service Executives
Community Involvement: Chefs Move to Schools
Awards: 2006 Professional Achievement Award (USF); NISOD Excellence in Teaching Award 2013; 2009 FENI Educator of the Year Award; Author, “Culinary Arts Principles and Applications;” Author, “Culinary Math Principles and Applications;” Author, “50 Effective Knife Techniques”

 McGreal, mike

Laura (Dunlap) Messineo ’11, ’15

System Director TeleHealth Strategy and Development
Presence Health Hospitals (Joliet, IL)
Bachelor of Science, Health Care Leadership
Master of Science Health Administration
Professional Affiliations: American Telemedicine Association (ATA); American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN); Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM)
Community Involvement: Board of Directors Sepsis Alliance; Illinois Sepsis Challenge 5K
Awards: 2015 College of Business & Health Administration Alumni Award (USF)

 messineo, laura

Gloria Metrick ’86, ’06

Owner
GeoMetrick Enterprises
Ann Arbor, MI
Bachelor of Arts Management, Mathematics
Professional Involvement: Association for Computing Machinery, MichBio
Awards: GHP (Global Health and Pharma) Magazine’s 2016 International Life Sciences Award (to GeoMetrick Enterprises)
Involvement at USF: Student Council Executive Vice Present


Laura Munoz-Lopez ’16

Government Relations Associate
NETWORK (Washington D.C.)
Bachelor of Science, Management
Community Involvement: Lead Coordinator for Operation Christmas at USF (2015); Volunteer at Daybreak Center (2012-16); Joliet Township Animal Control Volunteer
Awards: 2016 Lincoln Laureate; 2016 Who’s Who Among Students; 2016 NRHH Member of the Year; 2015 Outstanding Resident Assistant of the Year
Student Involvement at USF: SGA President (2014-15); SGA Senator; RHA Co-Advisor; International Club President; Helping Our Unprivileged Students Excel (HOUSE) Co-Founder; Student Speakers, LLC. Co-Founder; USF Alumni Board Student Representative (2014-16)


Lisa Nichols ’07, ’09

Administrator
St. Vincent’s St. Clair Hospital (Pell City, AL)
Bachelor of Science, Health Arts
Master of Science, Health Services Administration
Community Involvement: St. Clair County Monthly Mayor’s Breakfast, St. Clair County Economic Development Council Board Meeting, Go Red and Heart Walk, and various other charitable events


Kathleen (Hettiger) O’Neill ‘90

Senior Director of Quality Initiatives
American Heart Association (Hawthorn Woods, IL)
Master of Science, Health Administration
Professional Affiliations: American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE); National Association for Healthcare Quality (NAHQ), CHEF
Awards: 2011 College of Business & Health Administration Alumni Award (USF)


James Ostrom ’07

Owner
Ostrom Management Consulting (Oak Forest, IL)
Master of Business Administration
Professional Affiliations: American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE), University of Saint Francis Business Alumni Network (BAN), Lean Construction Institute (LCI)
Awards: 2013 College of Business & Health Administration Alumni Award (USF); Elected Member of the International Honor Society of Business Administration; Senior Designation (SASHE) in the American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE); Central Illinois 40 Leaders under Forty
Involvement at USF: Student Alumni Mentor (USF)

Karla J. Perez ’92

Regional Vice President of seven hospitals within the Western Region
Universal Health Services
Master of Science, Health Services Administration
Professional Affiliations: Board of Directors – Nevada State Bank
Awards: 2008 Professional Achievement Award (USF)

Cecelia Best Pezdek 96, 01, 12                              

Manager Endoscopy and Ambulatory Center
Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital (Downers Grove, IL)
Bachelor of Science, Health Arts
Master of Science, Health Services Admin,
Master of Science, Nursing
Professional Affiliations: Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates
Awards: GEM (Giving Excellence Meaning) finalist by Nursing.com in 2014; SGNA fellowship for Evidence Based Practice completed in 2012

Mario Pistilli ’89, ’14

Manager of Imaging Services
Presence St. Joseph Medical Center (Plainfield, IL)
Master of Science, Chemistry
Master of Business Administration
Professional Affiliations: American College of Healthcare Executives, Association of Hospital Radiology Administrators, Chicago Healthcare Executive Forum (Communication Committee Chairperson)
Community Involvement: Founding Board member Plainfield Prowlers Athletic Association
Involvement at USF: Alumni Speakers Bureau


Caroline Portlock ’02, ’04

Director, Workplace Development
Joliet Junior College (Joliet, IL)
Bachelor of Science, Professional Arts
Master of Business Administration
Professional Affiliations: National Association of Workforce Development Professionals; Society for Human Resource Management
Community Involvement: United Way of Grundy County Advisory Board
Involvement at USF: Student Alumni Mentor; Alumni Association Board of Directors


Alan Randolph ’07

Director of Sustainability/Outreach Manager
DNV GL – Energy & Sustainability (Oak Forest, IL)
Master of Science, Health Service Administration
Professional Affiliations: Association for the Healthcare Environment (AHE); International Society of Sustainability Professionals (ISSP); Great Lakes Region – International Society of Sustainability Professionals (ISSP); Practice Greenhealth (PGH); Past Chairperson: Solid and Recycling Waste Committee, Metropolitan Chicago Healthcare Council (MCHC)
Community Involvement: Past President, Oak Forest Football Booster Club; Oak Forest Wrestling Booster Club; Oak Forest Track and Field Booster Club; Cyclones Running Club Booster Club
Awards: 2014 College of Business & Health Administration Alumni Award (USF)
Involvement at USF: Student Alumni Mentor; Alumni Association Board of Directors


Kimberly Roesel Reese ’05, ’08

Vice President Human Resources
Pierce Manufacturing – Fire and Emergency (Appleton, WI)
Bachelor of Science, Professional Arts
Master of Business Administration
Professional Affiliations: SHRM
Community Involvement: Co-Chair – Center for Exceptional Leadership (St. Norbert College); Big Brothers/Big Sisters; Junior Achievement
Feasibility Study Lead for the Louis and Clark Museum in Lockport, IL

Roesel Reese

Mollie Rockafellow ’15

Director of Residence Education
University of St. Francis (Joliet, IL)
Master of Business Administration
Professional Associations: Great Lakes Association of College and University Housing Officers (GLACUHO)
Advisor: Late Nite Programming Club, Residence Hall Association

 rockafellow, mollie

Eric Ruiz ’07, ’09

Director of Undergraduate Admissions, Coordinator for Multicultural Initiatives
University of St. Francis (Joliet, IL)
Bachelor of Business Administration, Accounting
Master of Business Administration
Professional Affiliations: Illinois Association for College Admission Counseling, National Association for College Admission Counseling, NACAC Delegate for IACAC, National College Fair Committee, Mentorship Committee, Leadership Manual Committee Co-chair, Credentials Committee, Scholarship Committee, Sharing the Dream Conference Chair (These committees are through IACAC). USF MERIT Executive Board member, Advisor for the Unidos Vamos A Alcanzar Club, Member of the DREAMer Ally Committee, Member of the Diversity Council, Member and one of the founders of the currently Multicultural Graduation Reception (former Hispanic Graduation Reception), member of the Academic Quality Improvement Program (AQIP) at USF. Former member of AACRAO, ASC Chair at USF, Hispanic Serving Institution Committee Chair at USF, program Advisor for the Collegiate Leadership Development Program at USF, Student Alumni Mentor, Community Leadership School through the Joliet Chamber of Commerce, Vice President of the Young Professionals Committee at Big Brother Big Sisters of Will and Grundy County, Treasurer of Alianza de Negocios (Business Alliance) through the Joliet Chamber of Commerce, Delta Mu Delta, and Enrollment Leadership Academy through Collegeboard
Awards: James Alexander Newcomer Award (IACAC), May 2011; Inclusion, Access and Success Service Award (IACAC), May 2015
Student Involvement at USF: Saints Ambassador, Bernie the Saint Bernard Mascot, Ministry Staffer , Student Activities Board, Student Business Association, Bolivia Mission Trip, Mission Trip to Elington Missouri, Koinonia Retreat, Assisi Pilgrimage

 Ruiz, Eric

Michele Ryder ’02, ’05, ’14

Chief Operating Officer/Chief Nursing Officer
Miami Cancer Institute at Baptist Health South Florida (Miami, FL)
Bachelor of Science, Health Arts
Master of Science, Health Service Administration
Master of Science, Nursing
Professional Affiliations: Association of Community Cancer Centers; South Florida Association of Nurse Executives; American College of Healthcare Executives; American Nurses Association; Oncology Nurses Association; Florida Nurses Association; American Cancer Society
Community Involvement: Relay for Life; Board Member Living Hope Haiti; American Cancer Society


Keith Schomig ’13

Human Resource Coordinator
Legacy Professionals LLP (Chicago, IL)
Bachelor of Science, Management
Awards: 2016 Student Alumni Mentor of the Year
Involvement at USF: Student Alumni Mentor; Alumni Association Board Member; Judge for Dr. Morrissette’s Business Policy Class


Deborah Smith ’03, ’06, ’08

National Manager of Operations – Employee Benefits
HUB International Ltd. (Chicago, IL)
Bachelor of Science, Professional Arts
Master of Science, Training & Development
Master of Business Administration


Michael Spinozzi ’81

Board Member
Marianna Industries (Omaha, NE)
Former president (2006-2013) of Sally Beauty Supply (Southlake, TX)
Bachelor of Business Administration
Community Involvement: University of North Texas Board Member (2011-2013); Life Directions Vice Chairman (1999-2001)
Involvement at USF: University of St. Francis Board of Trustees (1993-2010); Athletic Hall of Fame (Baseball); Business Club President (1980-81); All American Baseball Player (1981)

Dennis Swift ’88

Pharmacy Manager
Walmart Pharmacy (Omaha, NE)
Master of Science, Health Services Administration

Kim Terhaar ’05

Vice President of Strategy and Innovation
St. Luke’s (Duluth, MN)
Master of Science, Health Service Administration
Professional Affiliations: MGMA, AHIMA
Community Involvement: Board of Director for Hermantown Chamber of Commerce


Anne-Christine Tompkins ’14, ’15

Credit Analyst
First Midwest Bank (Westmont, IL)
Bachelor of Business Administration, International Business, Management
Master of Business Administration
Involvement at USF: Alumni Association Board of Directors; Business Alumni Network (BAN) President-Elect; Various Alumni Service days including Northern Illinois Food Bank, Daybreak Homeless Shelter, Sunny Hill Nursing Home
Student Involvement at USF: Women’s Tennis Team (Captain); Student Business Association (President); Student Alumni Mentoring; Delta Mu Delta International Honor Society in Business Administration- Delta Kappa Chapter (Vice President); International Club; Alumni Association Board Student Liaison

 tompkins, ac

Rhonda Trader ’91

RETIRED, Director of Medical Personnel
Orthopedics Associates of Manitowoc (Manitowoc, WI)
Master of Science, Health Services Administration
Professional Affiliations: American Assoc. of Suicidology; American Foundation to Prevent Suicide; Prevent Suicide Wisconsin
Community Involvement: Survivors of Suicide Loss Program; Mental Health Coalition; Community Speaker on Mental Health and Suicide Prevention

Geoffrey Tyron ’82

Vice President
Silver Cross Hospital (Joliet, IL)
Master of Science, Health Services Administration

Roniece Weaver ’89          

Executive Director, Consultant
Hebni Nutrition (Orlando, FL)
Health Services Administration
Professional Affiliations: Member of the Academy of Food and Nutrition, Advocacy Member of the National American Diabetes Association, CHIC – Community Health Impact Council
Awards: 2014 Presidential Alum of the Year Award (USF); African American Chamber Corporate Awardee

 weaver, roniece

Jason Whiteside ’00

Attorney, Owner, Managing Partner
Whiteside & Goldberg (Chicago, IL)
Bachelor of Business Administration, Finance
Professional Affiliations: Illinois Bar Association, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
Involvement at USF: Student Alumni Mentor

 whiteside, jason