Rick Tome B.S.
Rick Tome, B.S., is a member of the Hagen History Center and is a frequent presenter for the Erie Civil War Round Table and has volunteered as a 7th and 8th grade religious education instructor at Our Lady of Peace Parish for the past decade. Tome, a lifelong Erie, Pennsylvania resident, earned his bachelor’s degree in general science with a minor in secondary education from Gannon University in 1983. He taught briefly in the Erie, General McLane, and Millcreek School districts in the 1980s. He spent most of his career at St. Vincent Hospital in patient care and as the initial Guest Relations Coordinator. Now retired, Tome spends time golfing, traveling, reading, and cultivating a passion for the history of the American Civil War.