The University of Miami has named Susy Alvarez-Diaz as the interim director of entrepreneurship programs at the university’s school of business administration. She is also the president and CEO of ADG Omnimedia. Alvarez-Diaz has also been named entrepreneur of the year by the South Florida Hispanic Chamber of Commerce in 2008.
The University of Miami has named Blake James as director of athletics. He previously served as interim director of athletics since October 2012. He has also served as senior associate athletic director at the University of Maine, where he also worked as director of athletics for five years. James also worked in athletics development at Providence College.
Rudolph Hamilton Green has been named vice president and chief compliance officer at the University of Miami. In this role, he will be responsible for creating a compliance environment that can be recognized as best practice in research and academic medical center universities. Green had served as director of university compliance services at the University of Texas at Austin since 2007.
Nova Southeastern University has promoted Cynthia Gross from associate controller to controller. She will oversee the university’s accounts payable, payroll, contract and grant accounting, endowment accounting, fixed assets, financial reporting, and taxation departments. Gross has worked at NSU for 19 years.