Dean’s Alumni Advisory Board

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Dean’s Alumni Advisory Board

The UCF Rosen College Dean’s Alumni Advisory Board will provide a volunteer leadership opportunity for Rosen College alumni to engage with leadership, faculty and students at Rosen College. As graduates of Rosen College, this group will primarily focus on student experience through direct connection with students, as a resource for faculty, and in an advisory capacity with the Rosen College Executive Council.

Learn more about the Dean’s Alumni Advisory Board by reading their bios HERE.


Kennon Adkinson ’08
Senior Director of Catering, iServ BBQ, LLC

Dennis Levy ’10 
Owner, Levy Hospitality (former owner Night Auditors of FL.)

Jamie Ancewicz ’05 ’20MS
Sales Manager, Hampton Inn-Palm Beach Gardens

Brittany Manzie ’09  
Corporate Reputation Management Attachè, Paramount Hospitality Group

Kathleen Apodaca ‘06
Senior Luxury Business Development Manager
Lux Wines (Gallo Winery)

Marco Manzie, Jr. ’11
VP of Business Development, Paramount Hospitality Group

David Buckalew  ‘05     
Owner, Buckalew Hospitality

Selina Mullenax ’12
District Account Executive
Cort Event Furnishings

Steve Cokkinias  ‘18MS  
Sr. VP Market Development,  FMGLeading

Luis Pardillo  ‘04   
Dreamfield Sports

Arin Counsel  ’04
District Manager,  Aramark Food Service, Denver

Rick Powell ‘10  
Owner/Operator, Chick-fil-A -Mt. Dora

Caitlin Canning Glassman  ’16, ’20MS 
Special Projects and Communications
I-Drive Improvement District

Michael Ridgewell ‘11
Regional Vice President of operations, Schulte Hspitality Group

Dominique Greco  ’11 
Collective Strategies LLC

Emily Smith Nohrr ‘13
Assistant Director of Young Alumni Engagement & Philanthropy
UCF Foundation

Alexis Johnson ’05, ’10MS    
Director  of Business Development
Entertainment Central Productions

Francesco Spinelli  ‘15
Sales Manager, The Breakers Palm Beach

Shamir Kanji ’07    
Senior VP Investments, Xenia Hotels & Resorts