Class Year: 2013
Tambre Ruggiero is a junior education major. After successful careers in finance and real estate, Ruggiero, who transferred to Texas Wesleyan from Tarrant County College, felt a pull to be instrumental in the lives of children – including her own – in the field of education. After graduating, she would like to teach at E.M. Daggett Elementary School in Fort Worth or a similar school. Ruggiero, who also working on a master’s degree in education through the Fifth Year Option Program, comes from a family of educators – including her brother, her sister and her father, says she loves “working together for a common good.” Ruggiero is the mother of two girls, ages 14 years old and 6 years old.