Christopher P. Nardone ’04, ’06 MSA has been promoted to assurance senior manager at CohnReznick, LLP.
Minal Patel Davis ’01 MBA, ’01 JD
Minal Patel Davis ’01 MBA, ’01 JD has been named by Houston’s Mayor Parker, the first special advisor to the mayor on human trafficking. Mrs. Davis will coordinate with city, county, state and federal law enforcement to pursue and maintain relationships with all levels of government to best coordinate efforts and messaging around the issue of human trafficking.
Julianne Avallone ’02, ’06 MBA, ’07 JD
Julianne Avallone ’02, ’06 MBA, ’07 JD has been named to the 2015 Hartford Business Journal 40 Under 40 List. Mrs. Avallone is an attorney with Ford & Paulekas, LLP in Hartford.
Clyde W. Tinnen ’01 MBA
Clyde W. Tinnen ’01 MBA has been named a partner of the international firm, Withers Bergman LLP. Mr. Tinnen will be working with debt and equity financing transactions.
Robert M. Casey ’05 EMBA
Robert M. Casey ’05 MBA has joined Cipperman Compliance Services in Wayne, Pennsylvania as managing director. Cipperman provides a variety of compliance and consulting services to investment firms, advisors private equity firms and hedge funds.
Rebecca A. Ranucci ’05 MBA, ’15 Ph.D.
Rebecca A. Ranucci ’05 MBA, ’15 Ph.D. h. has successfully defended her dissertation titled, “At the Manager-Analyst Interface: Bonding, Reciprocity and Assurances”.
Rowena Ortiz-Walters ’05 PhD
Rowena Ortiz-Walters ’05 Ph.D. has been appointed as Dean of the SUNY Plattsburgh’s School of Business and Economics. Dr. Ortiz-Walters was also named one of the 50 Most Influential Latinos in Connecticut for 2014 by the Latinos United for Professional Advancement. In addition, Dr. Ortiz-Walters is chair of the management department in the Quinnipiac University School of Business.
Casey R. O’Brien ’08
Casey R. O’Brien ’08 has been promoted to manager at MahoneySabol. Mr. O’Brien has over six years of public accounting experience. His area of expertise is in working with companies preparing to go public, complex transactions including mergers and accounting for consolidations and variable interest entities.
Peter E. Bihuniak ’07, ’10 MSA
Peter E. Bihuniak ’07, ’10 MSA has been promoted to the position of manager at MahoneySabol. Mr. Bihuniak who has more than seven years of audit and consulting experience, is highly experienced at conducting audits of large not-for-profit, governmental, and quasi-governmental organizations. His expertise is primarily with federal and state single audits and handling complex accounting and audit issues.
Zachary R. Luce ’03, ’03 MSA
Zachary R. Luce ’03, ’03 MSA has been promoted to chief financial officer at Ironwood Capital. Mr. Luce will be responsible for financial management and controls, external financial and regulatory reporting along with limited partner reporting while supporting overall portfolio management. Prior to joining Ironwood Capital in 2010, Mr. Luce worked as an auditor in public accounting at McGladrey and CCR LLP.