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Donald Tomasso P’98

Mr. Tomasso serves as the President of North Star Healthcare, a unit of North Star Realty Finance Corporation, a leading private investment firm providing equity and debt capital solutions to the U.S. real estate industry. 

Mr. Tomasso is Chairman of Metro Offices, a provider of workspace solutions to small and medium size businesses. Prior to this he held executive positions with Wakefield Capital; MedQuest Associates, Inc.; Manor Care Health Services, Inc.; and Marriott Corporation.

Mr. Tomasso was a member of the Roy Kirby, Jr. Stadium Committee and the Sho’men Board. He is a former member of the President’s Advisory Council and was co-Chairman of the Capital Campaign for the Washington DC area. In addition to his support of the Stadium Project, he led the fundraising effort to establish an endowment for lacrosse programs. 

He has a B.S. in Commerce and Engineering from Drexel University. He later earned a Master’s in Environmental Engineering and an MBA, also at Drexel. He is on the Dean’s Advisory Board at Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business.

He and his wife, Mary Ellen, have two children: Gregory Tomasso ’98, who is working in commercial real estate, and Stephanie Tomasso. Mr. and Mrs. Tomasso reside in Potomac, MD and Ocean City, NJ.

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