Tommy Tirelli has been the Assistant Director of Residential Education since June 2023. His main functions at NMT are:

  1. Managing the Residential Curriculum.

  2. Training and selecting Residential Assistants.

  3. Residential student conduct.

  4. Supervision of the Residential Life Coordinators.

  5. Residential Life leadership programs.


In higher education, he has previously worked and interned at the University of Illinois at Chicago and interned at Harold Washington College (City Colleges of Chicago). Before a career in this field, he worked in retail management.

Outside of work, Tommy enjoys spending time in nature, building with Lego™, and cooking.

He holds the following degrees:

- M.Ed. in Urban Higher Education - University of Illinois at Chicago

- B.A. in Spanish - Utah Tech University