Tony was born in northern Virginia but spent several years in El Salvador. After high school, Tony attended Northern Virginia Community College and George Mason University, where he graduated with cum laude honors and a bachelor’s degree in communications. He has two years of experience in human resources but had several internships in marketing, graphic design, and social media. Throughout college, Tony was a swim coach and swim instructor where he learned to be a leader and an effective communicator. In his free time, Tony loves to swim and spend time with his golden retriever Mac.