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Thomas Faggioni

Fellow of Finance & Accounting

Major: Finance & Accounting 

Graduation Year: 2023

Hometown: Metuchen, NJ

Personality Type: Protagonist, ENFJ-A

What are your goals in the future?

My career goals in the future are to grow as an individual in order tohelp others protect and grow their businesses effectively.

How will O’Pake help you reach these goals?

The O’Pake Institute will help me reach my goals through my exposureto real clients and managing relationships with them. Having direct contact and working with organizations will teach me how to best help others in the economy and develop their companies.

What is your favorite memory at Alvernia?

My favorite Alvernia memory is going to Fort Myers, Florida for Spring Break Freshman year with the baseball team.

What made you decide to study at Alvernia?

I decided to study at Alvernia because I have the opportunity to continue my baseball career and get a great education.

Who or what inspires you and why?

My travel baseball coach inspires me because of his approach to life regarding embracing failure. He’s taught me that I will either succeed or learn in life and to not be afraid to fail, and how vital it is to growth.

What is a quote that you abide by?

“Get 1% better everyday”


What is something that someone would be surprised to learn about you?

I broke my leg twice playing soccer when I was younger.