Graduate Alumni

Class Notes

Andrew Schoppe ('03 MBA)

Submitted: November 5, 2010

Andrew Schoppe and his wife Paula have recently settled in Atlanta after traveling throughout the southeast United States. Following several years with GE, Schoppe accepted an opportunity to join ScottMadden Consulting as a senior consultant. He has been working with a Fortune 150 energy company on a variety of projects.

In his spare time, Schoppe is juggling continued Triathlon training, hoping for a full Ironman in 2011, honing his Spanish and Portuguese, and studying to take both the CFP and the CFA Level 1 exams.


Scott Frush ('99 MBA)

Submitted: October 29, 2010

Scott Frush was recently named to DBusinss magazine's "30 in their 30s," a listing of regional business leaders in their 30s who are making a mark in Michigan and globally.  Frush, who has written several books on various investment strategies, as well as trivia books, is assistant vice president for investments and wealth management at Huntington Investment Co., Birmingham, Mich.


Hari Nair ('85 MBA)

Submitted: August 11, 2010

Hari N. Nair was named to the newly created position of chief operating officer at Tenneco. Nair is responsible for its operations globally. Tenneco designs, manufactures and distributes emission and ride control products and systems for the automotive original equipment market and the aftermarket. The company's vision is to pioneer global ideas for cleaner, quieter, smoother and safer transportation.

 


Paul Stich ('84 MBA)

Submitted: August 11, 2010

Paul J. Stich has joined Dasient, as CEO. Stich plans to work closely with co-founders Dr. Neil Daswani, Ameet Ranadive and Shariq Rizvi to significantly grow Dasient's customer base, extend the company's reach into new markets, and accelerate research and product development.


Mark Hutchinson ('07 EMBA)

Submitted: August 10, 2010

Mark C. Hutchinson, CFA joined Credit Suisse in Chicago as a director in their Private Bank.


Timothy Metts ('06 MBA)

Submitted: August 10, 2010

Timothy Metts has been named vice president and division director of Pace Global's Risk Management Business Unit in Fairfax, Va. Metts joined Pace in 2006.


Timothy Metts ('06 MBA)

Submitted: August 10, 2010

Suzanne and  Tim Metts welcomed a son, Chase David on April 25, 2010.


Jeff O'Connor ('99 MBA)

Submitted: August 10, 2010

Jeff O'Connor was recently promoted to commercial relationship manager by SunTrust Banks, following completion of the SunTrust Management Associate Training. SunTrust Banks, provides deposit, credit, trust and investment services to a broad range of retail, business and institutional clients.


Clint Buck ('10 EMBA)

Submitted: August 5, 2010

Clint Buck, CPA, has joined the Provost's Office, Abilene Christian University, as director of academic financial operations. Buck will work closely with academic administrators, deans and chairs in developing and analyzing academic budgets to enhance academic effectiveness.
 


Diana Fredericks ('06 EMBA)

Submitted: August 5, 2010

Diana Fredericks has been named vice president of business development and franchise sales for RE/MAX, LLC, headquartered in Denver, Colo. Fredericks will be responsible for the growth of franchise sales throughout the organization, directly overseeing sales in the United States.