Tars at the Helm






John Steele

John Steele ’75 P’11

Member, Rollins Alumni Association Board of Direcots


Then


Major: Economics
Hometown: Cincinnati, OH
Favorite class: Basic Accounting
Best place on campus: Pool
Favorite local eatery: Harper’s
Favorite book: Man-Eaters of Tsavo
Career ambition: Owning a business



Now


Hometown: Cincinnati, OH
Family: Wife—Jeanine; Children—Cody, Allie ’11, and Gabrielle
Career: Owner/CEO of Hilltop Basic Resources, Inc. (Mining & Ready Mixed Concrete)
Volunteer work: board member for Boys & Girls Clubs of America, board member for Cincinnati State Technical and Community College
Favorite R&R activity: Tennis, golf, skiing, squash
Something people may not know about me: I love cigars.
What I miss most about college life: Seeing my friends and mooching off my parents




Keri Williamson

Keri Williamson ’07HH

Member, Rollins Alumni Association Board of Directors

Then


Major: Organizational Behavior
Hometown: Lake Mary, FL
Favorite class: Listening with Professor Rick Bommelje
Best place on campus: An open parking spot (just kidding—the courtyard in the middle of CSS would be my real answer)
Favorite local eatery: Panera on Park Avenue
Favorite book: Atlas Shrugged
Career ambition: Becoming a leadership development specialist


Now


Hometown: Heathrow, FL
Family: Fiancé—Bart Gasiorowski; two pups—Maverick and Dexter
Career: Training and development manager for Digital Risk
Volunteer work: Co-chair for Rollins Club of Central Florida, member of American Society for Training & Development, member of Society of Human Resource Management, Big Brothers/Big Sisters of America
Favorite R&R activity: Spending time with my fiancé, doing something active and outdoors
Something people may not know about me: I just ran my first marathon in November!
What I miss most about college life: The biggest (and practically only) responsibilities in life being “class, study, play.”