Class of 2007

Donald Tinney, Class of 1967

Don, a United States Army Sergeant, began life on Staten Island, first in Silver Lake, and then in Tottenville, where he grew up.  He was involved in sports at Farrell and was a tremendous football player.  He was a three-year member of the varsity, and an Advance All Star defensive tackle in his senior year […]

Ken Schneider, Class of 1965

Ken was a United States Army Specialist, assigned to the 4th Infantry Division.  Growing up on Staten Island, Ken lived in Tottenville and New Brighton before moving with his mother and sister to Port Richmond.  He enlisted in the Army a year after graduation, and took his infantry training at Ft. Jackson in South Carolina.  […]

Fr. Steve Ryan, Class of 1981

A Salesian priest, Fr. Ryan earned his B.A. in philosophy from Don Bosco College in New Jersey and his M.A. in theology from the Josephinum Pontifical College in Ohio.  He received a second master of arts degree in pastoral studies from Loyola University, Chicago. Following his ordination on May 31, 1992, Fr. Ryan was named […]

Michael Cusick, Class of 1987

A New York State Assemblyman since 2003,  Mike Cusick graduated from Villanova University in 1991 and immediately began his career in politics.  Prior to serving as Assemblyman for District 63, Mike worked as Director of Constituent Service for U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer.  He was also Chief of Staff to former Staten Island Assemblyman Eric […]

Anthony Mezzacappa, Class of 1976

Dr. Anthony Mezzacappa is Distinguished R & D Staff Member and Group Leader for Theoretical Astrophysics, the Physics Division of the Oak Ridge National Laboratory.  He is also Adjunct Professor in the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Tennessee. He completed his B.S. degree in physics at M.I.T. in 1980 and his […]

Bill Britton, Class of 1974

A multi-time Staten Island Advance All Star in golf during his playing days at Farrell, Bill graduated from the University of Florida, which he attended on academic scholarship, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Health and Human Performance in 1979. Bill is a two-time winner of the Metropolitan Amateur, and was the two-time defending […]