The Eastern Gateway Community College Alumni Council has named Thomas J. DeFallo as Outstanding Alumnus for 2012.
Laura Meeks, college president, presented DeFallo with his award during the 23rd-annual honors convocation.
DeFallo, who graduated in 1985 with an associate of applied science degree in respiratory therapy technician, works at Tri-State Medical Group in Weirton. He serves on the advisory board for EGCC's respiratory program and coordinates the Eastern Gateway-Tri-State Medical Group Respiratory Care Preceptor Program.
He holds a bachelor's degree from LaRoche College and master's degree from the Franciscan University of Steubenville.