Class of 2005

John Quinn, Class of 1972

John Quinn attended Penn State University on a full football scholarship and earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Resource Management in 1976.  While at Penn State, John was a three year letterman in football and served as the teams co-captain.  He was a two year starter at defensive tackle and participated in the […]

Msgr. Edmund J. Whalen, Class of 1976

Msgr. Whalen is the first Farrell graduate to serve as the school’s principal, having been appointed in 2010. But his roots with the school go back even further, since his family knew Msgr. Joseph Farrell himself, and some say it was simply fate that he would one day lead the school. Msgr. Whalen followed his […]

Vito Fossella, Class of 1983

Former Congressman Vito Fossella was elected into office in November 1997 and represented the 13th Congressional District of New York, which included Staten Island, parts of Brooklyn, until 2009.  Vito served as a member of both the House Committee on Energy and Commerce and the House Committee on financial Services.  Furthermore, he was the Vice […]

Major General Stephen Lanza, Class of 1975

Major General Lanza, an Iraq war veteran, is currently commander of the U.S. Army’s Division Headquarters Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington State – the first division HQ there in more than 20 years. He assumed command of the 7th Infantry Division Headquarters Oct. 1, 2013. Maj. Gen. Lanza received his commission from the United States […]

James Quinn, Class of 1970

Jim Quinn is a retired President and Director of Tiffany & Company, the internationally renowned jewelry firm.  Founded in 1837 in New York, the company began to expand its business around the world in the 1980s, and in large part thanks to Jim’s guidance, now has over 150 locations in 19 countries.  Jim joined Tiffany […]

Tom Moran, Class of 1970

With his appointment as President and Chief Operating Officer in February 1992, Thomas J. Moran became the first president of Mutual of America Insurance Company to be appointed from within the firm. He was promoted to Chief Executive Officer of Mutual in October 1994 and was appointed Chairman of the Board in June 2005, positions […]

Eugene Devlin, Class of 1965

Eugene Devlin was a member of the first graduating class in Monsignor Farrell School history.  Upon graduating from Farrell, Gene entered the United States Army where he served from 1967-1969 until he received an Honorable Discharge. In 1975 he joined the United States Army Reserve where he served until 1995 when he was honorably discharged. […]