Dean's Council

The Dean's Council is the College of Business principal advisory board. It is comprised of distinguished business leaders with a strong desire to help the college address the many challenges it faces. Dean's Council members advise the college on business trends, opportunities, and needs, and also have become our advocates within the business community. Their support has helped shape the college into the leading institution it is today and we are truly grateful for their dedication.


  • Malcolm Butters

    Malcolm Butters (MSRE '83)
    President and co-founder
    Butters Construction & Development, Inc.


  • Matt Arsenault

    Matt Arsenault (MAcc '04)
    Executive Vice President & CFO
    Baptist Health South Florida

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    Manuel Becerra (BBA '87)
    Connected Living at Assurant

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    Steven Berwick (CPA '74)
    Principal, Audit & Litigation Consulting
    Kaufman, Rossin & Co.

  • Alex Binelo

    Alex Binelo (BAcc '03, MST '05)

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    Melanie Dickinson
    President & Publisher
    South Florida Business Journal

  • Antonio Tony Giro

    Antonio "Tony" Giro (BAcc '93, MAcc '95)
    Deloitte & Touche, LLP

  • Frank Gonzalez

    Frank Gonzalez (BAcc '90)
    Assurance Leader/Assurance Partner

  • Alfonso Macedo

    Alfonso Macedo
    Director, President & CEO
    Ocean Bank

  • Lillian Peters

    Lillian Peters (BBA '94)
    SVP, Private Wealth, Private Wealth Management
    Synovus Bank

  • Manny Perez

    Manny Perez de la Mesa (BBA '77)
    Former President & CEO

  • Carlos Sabater

    Carlos Sabater (BAcc '81)
    Former Managing Partner, Americas region
    Deloitte Global

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    Federico Sanchez
    President & CEO
    L.I.C. Capital

  • Josh Schertzer

    Josh Schertzer
    Chief Technology Officer, Enterprise Technology, Technology and Innovations

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    Becky Sproul (BAcc '91, MBA '94)
    Partner in Charge, Audit – Coastal Business Unit

  • Hector Tundidor

    Hector Tundidor (BAcc '92)
    Ernst & Young

Alumni Board Liaison

  • Miguel Horvath

    Miguel Horvath (BBA '00, MSF '15)
    Managing Director, Private Wealth Advisor
    Horvath Wealth Management

Past Chair

  • Yolanda Nader

    Yolanda Nader (BA '79, MBA '86)
    CEO & CFO 
    Dosal Tobacco Corporation