John W. Pepin

Biography

HOMETOWN: Rochester, MA

EDUCATION: BA, Stonehill College; MA, University of Connecticut

AVAILABLE: M-F, 8:30am – 4:30 pm

TRAVEL/READING TERRITORY: Northern CA, CO, ID, MA (Plymouth County & Quincy), MT, ND, Northern NJ, NV, Eastern Long Island, NY (Counties: Southwest Suffolk & East Suffolk), OR, PA, SD, UT, WA, WY

FAVORITE MOVIE: “Stranger Than Fiction”

FAVORITE BOOK: A Prayer for Owen Meany, John Irving

FAVORITE QUOTE: “I try to make everyone’s day a little more surreal.”  Calvin, from Calvin and Hobbes

HOBBIES: I’m all about playing, sharing and listening to music. I play guitar, piano and any other instrument I can get my hands on and learn, even the accordion! I also enjoy spending time with my niece and nephews, playing golf, Wiffle-Ball, disc golf, football and ultimate Frisbee.

FAVORITE PART OF THE JOB:I take great pride in representing my alma mater and helping students find what “puts fire in their bellies,” as one of my former professors would say. I believe college is an exciting, challenging and fulfilling experience that should be accessible to all, and I love traveling and meeting students who want to advance their educational goals.