30 Notable alumni of
Barry University

Barry University is 1678th in the world, 585th in North America, and 550th in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 30 notable alumni from Barry University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Shaquille O'Neal

    Shaquille O'Neal
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1972-.. (age 50)
    Enrolled in Barry University
    In 2012 graduated with Doctor of Education
    Occupations
    businesspersonactorscreenwriterfilm actorsinger
    Biography

    Shaquille Rashaun O'Neal, known commonly as "Shaq", is an American former professional basketball player who is a sports analyst on the television program Inside the NBA. O'Neal is regarded as one of the greatest basketball players and centers of all time. He is a 7-foot-1-inch (2.16 m) and 325-pound (147 kg) center who played for six teams over his 19-year career in the National Basketball Association (NBA) and is a four-time NBA champion.

  2. Flo Rida

    Flo Rida
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1979-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    rappermusician
    Biography

    Tramar Lacel Dillard, better known by his stage name Flo Rida, is an American rapper from Carol City, Florida. His 2007 breakout single "Low" was number one for 10 weeks in the United States and broke the record for digital download sales at the time of its release.

  3. Laura Loomer

    Laura Loomer
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1993-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    political candidatepolitical activistjournalist
    Biography

    Laura Elizabeth Loomer is an American far-right and anti-Muslim political activist, conspiracy theorist, and internet personality. She was the Republican nominee to represent Florida's 21st congressional district in the 2020 United States House of Representatives elections, losing to Democrat Lois Frankel.

  4. Saima Wazed

    Saima Wazed
    Born in
    Bangladesh Flag Bangladesh
    Years
    1972-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    psychologist
    Biography

    Saima Wazed Hossain, also known as Putul (Bengali: পুতুল), is a Bangladeshi autism activist. She is the daughter of Bangladesh's Prime Minister, Sheikh Hasina. She is a member of the World Health Organization's 25-member Expert

  5. Carlos A. Giménez

    Carlos A. Giménez
    Born in
    Cuba Flag Cuba
    Years
    1954-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    politicianfirefighter
    Biography

    Carlos Antonio Giménez is a Cuban-born American politician and retired firefighter serving as the U.S. representative for Florida's 26th congressional district. A Republican, he served as mayor of Miami-Dade County, Florida, from 2011 to 2020. He served as a Miami-Dade County Commissioner from 2003 to 2011, and was the fire chief of the City of Miami Fire Department.

  6. Laurent Lamothe

    Laurent Lamothe
    Born in
    Haiti Flag Haiti
    Years
    1972-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    tennis playerdiplomatpolitician
    Biography

    Laurent Salvador Lamothe is a Haitian businessman, economist, and political figure who has served in the government of Haiti as Foreign Minister since October 2011, then appointed as Prime Minister on 4 May 2012. On 14 December 2014, Lamothe resigned as Prime Minister for personal reasons. Previously, he was co-founder and Manager of the company Global Voice Group.

  7. Alberto M. Carvalho

    Alberto M. Carvalho
    Born in
    Portugal Flag Portugal
    Years
    1964-.. (age 58)
    Biography

    Alberto M. Carvalho MedM is a Portuguese-American educator and the superintendent of the Los Angeles Unified School District. He previously served as superintendent of Miami-Dade County Public Schools, the fourth-largest school district in the United States, with over 346,000 students and 52,000 employees. He was appointed superintendent in September 2008.

  8. Heni Ozi Cukier

    Heni Ozi Cukier
    Born in
    Brazil Flag Brazil
    Years
    1977-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    political scientistconsultantoratorpolitician
    Biography

    Heni Ozi Cukier, also known as Professor HOC is a political scientist, professor, writer and public speaker. In 2018 Heni was elected state legislator to serve a 4-year term at the State Legislative Assembly of São Paulo. He's a faculty member for the International Relations Program at the ESPM college in São Paulo and also teaches geopolitics on his YouTube channel entitled Professor HOC. From 2017 to 2018 he was Deputy Secretary of Urban Security of the city of São Paulo. Heni is also founder of the international political risk analysis consultancy Insight Geopolítico.

  9. Juju Casteneda

    Juju Casteneda
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1981-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    actorbusinesspersonmedia personalitywriter
    Biography

    Juliette "Juju" Castaneda is an American media personality, author, actress and businesswoman. She rose to prominence as a main cast member of the VH1 reality television series Love & Hip Hop: New York and she subsequently appeared as a supporting cast member on its spin-off show, Love & Hip Hop: Miami. Castaneda released her debut novel, Secrets of a Jewel, in January 2017.

  10. Amy Diaz

    Amy Diaz
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1984-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    beauty pageant contestant
    Biography

    Amy Diaz is an American actress, model and beauty pageant titleholder who competed in the Miss USA 2008 and Miss Earth United States 2009. She is from Providence, Rhode Island. Diaz, along with her husband Jason Case, won the twenty-third installment of the U.S. reality television show The Amazing Race.

  11. Marcella Mesker

    Marcella Mesker
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1959-.. (age 63)
    Enrolled in Barry University
    1985-1985 studied writing
    Occupations
    tennis playertelevision presenterpresenter
    Biography

    Marcella Mesker is a former professional tennis player from the Netherlands.

  12. Helen Aguirre Ferré

    Helen Aguirre Ferré
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    journalist
    Biography

    Helen Aguirre Ferré is a Nicaraguan American journalist and the current executive director for the Republican Party of Florida. She previously served as Communications Director for Florida Governor Ron DeSantis. Aguirre Ferré was the Director for Strategic Communications and Public Affairs at the National Endowment for the Arts from August to December 2018 and the White House's Director of Media Affairs from January 2017 to August 2018. Prior to that, she hosted the public affairs program Issues on WPBT 2.

  13. Ruth Shack

    Ruth Shack
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1931-.. (age 91)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Ruth Shack is an American politician who served as the sponsor of the 1977 Human Rights Ordinance in Miami-Dade County, Florida. She was elected to the Metro-Dade County Commission in 1976, 1978 and 1982. After leaving the commission, she became the president and CEO of the Dade Community Foundation, one of the largest philanthropic organizations in Florida. She retired in 2009.

  14. Alen Marcina

    Alen Marcina
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1979-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Alen Marcina is a Canadian soccer coach and former player who is currently the head coach of USL Championship side San Antonio FC. He is a three-time champion with San Antonio Scorpions and Rayo OKC in the NASL.

  15. Dean Green

    Dean Green
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1989-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Rodger Dean Green is an American professional baseball first baseman who is a free agent. He played for the Tokyo Yakult Swallows of Nippon Professional Baseball's Central League in 2017.

  16. Danny Burgess

    Danny Burgess
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1986-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Daniel Wright Burgess Jr. is an American politician who currently serves as a Florida State Senator from District 20, which includes parts of Tampa, Thonotosassa, New Tampa, and Zephyrhills. He previously served as the executive director of the Florida Department of Veterans' Affairs, as a member of the Florida House of Representatives, and as the mayor of Zephyrhills.

  17. Felipe de Jesús Estévez

    Felipe de Jesús Estévez
    Born in
    Cuba Flag Cuba
    Years
    1946-.. (age 76)
    Occupations
    Catholic priest
    Biography

    Felipe de Jesús Estévez is a Cuban-born prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He has been serving as bishop of the Diocese of St. Augustine in Florida since 2011. Estévez previously served as an auxiliary bishop of the Archdiocese of Miami in Florida from 2003 to 2011.

  18. N’Diaye Ramatoulaye Diallo

    N’Diaye Ramatoulaye Diallo
    Born in
    Mali Flag Mali
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    N’Diaye Ramatoulaye Diallo is a Malian politician and entrepreneur.

  19. Elvar Friðriksson

    Elvar Friðriksson
    Born in
    Iceland Flag Iceland
    Years
    1994-.. (age 28)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Elvar Már Friðriksson is an Icelandic basketball player with Derthona Basket of the Lega Basket and a member of the Icelandic national basketball team. He has twice been named to the Icelandic Úrvalsdeild Domestic All-First team as a member of Njarðvík. In 2020, he won the Swedish championship with Borås Basket. In 2021, he was named the Lithuanian Basketball League MVP after leading the league in assists. In 2021, he was named the Icelandic Male Basketball Player of the Year.

  20. Devala Gorrick

    Devala Gorrick
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1987-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    film directorfilm producerassociation football player
    Biography

    Devala Gorrick is an American professional soccer player who plays as a goalkeeper.

  21. Allyson Maynard Gibson

    Allyson Maynard Gibson
    Born in
    Bahamas Flag Bahamas
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Enrolled in Barry University
    In 1975 graduated with Bachelor of Science
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    The Hon. Allyson Maynard Gibson QC is a Bahamian barrister, politician, and community rights advocate, particularly with regard to laws affecting women and children. From 2012 to 2017 she was the attorney general and Minister for Legal Affairs of The Bahamas, and leader of government business in the Senate of the Bahamas. From 2002 to 2007, she served as Minister of Financial Services and Investments in the Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) administration.

  22. Matt Hudson

    Matt Hudson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1966-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Matt Hudson is an American politician and businessman who served as a Republican member of the Florida House of Representatives from 2008 to 2012 and again from 2012 to 2016.

  23. David Johnson

    David Johnson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1926-.. (age 96)
    Enrolled in Barry University
    Graduated with master's degree in social work
    Occupations
    photojournalistphotographer
    Biography

    David S. Johnson is an American photographer. He is known for his portrayal of society, urban life, and the jazz culture of San Francisco's Fillmore District in the 1940s and 1950s, as well as figures of the civil rights movement of the 1960s. Born in Florida under segregation and trained at the California School of Fine Arts, he was the first African American student of photographer Ansel Adams.

  24. Priscilla Taylor

    Priscilla Taylor
    Years
    1949-.. (age 73)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Priscilla Ann Taylor is a West Palm Beach, Florida, businesswoman and Democratic politician who formerly served as Palm Beach County commissioner for District 7.

  25. Walter C. Young

    Walter C. Young
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1922-2016 (aged 94)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Walter Croston "Walt" Young was an American educator and politician.

  26. Henry Owens

    Henry Owens
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1979-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Henry Jay Owens is an American former professional baseball player. A pitcher, Owens played in Major League Baseball for the New York Mets in 2006 and the Florida Marlins in 2007. He bats and throws right-handed.

  27. Paula Forero

    Paula Forero
    Born in
    Colombia Flag Colombia
    Years
    1992-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Paula Forero Cabrera is a Colombian footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for American club PSE Conquistadores in the United Premier Soccer League Women's Division. She has been a member of the Colombia women's national team.

  28. Virginia Díaz

    Virginia Díaz
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1991-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    rower
    Biography

    Virginia Díaz Rivas is a Spanish rower. She competed in the women's coxless pair event at the 2020 Summer Olympics.

  29. Kellyn George

    Kellyn George
    Born in
    Dominica Flag Dominica
    Years
    20th Century
    Occupations
    scientist
    Biography

    Kellyn George is from Dominica and in 2013 created a support foundation to help people with sickle cell anemia in her homeland. In 2015, she was awarded Queen's Young Leader Award for her activism in changing the lives of people in her community.

  30. Tiina Saario

    Tiina Saario
    Born in
    Finland Flag Finland
    Years
    1982-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Tiina Saario is a Finnish football midfielder. She plays club football for MPS in the Finnish second tier Naisten Ykkönen.