Published on Tuesday, January 06, 2015
Brilene Faherty of Weymouth, a Financial Specialist with The Bulfinch Group in Rockland, was recently honored by South Shore Stars as a winner of their annual 40 Under 40 competition.
Faherty, a native of Quincy, MA, joins a group of South Shore elite business and community professionals to be selected from a wide range of nominees. Her 40 Under 40 classmates include, to name a few, TV personality Sorboni Banerjee, Dr. Ken Salim, Superintendent of the Weymouth Public Schools; and Sean Killgoar, partner, KAF Financial Group.
South Shore Stars launched the annual competition to recognize the area’s brightest and most promising young individuals in the region. Since 1970, South Shore Stars has provided high quality early education and youth development programs for communities south of Boston. More than 1200 children annually participate in the organization’s Early Head Start program and family child care system, or attend three preschool centers, four school age centers, middle school program, two high school programs and summer camp.
The 40 Under 40 Awards Event took place recently at The Ballroom at Granite Links, Quincy.
Faherty was recognized for her professional and community involvement. She is a member of the South Shore Workforce Investment Board (SSWIB), where she serves as Treasurer. Recently, she was elected to the role of President of the Rockland Chamber of Commerce. She is also active in the South Shore Chamber of Commerce, of which the Rockland Chamber is an affiliate. She was a South Shore Chamber Ambassador for a year; her community involvement also includes serving on the Board of Directors of the Quincy Lions Club, and on the nonprofit Vital Impact. She is additionally a member of the Advisory Board of the Quincy Chamber Millennials.
Faherty earned her Masters of Business Administration at the University of Massachusetts, Boston. She graduated, Cum Laude, from Fairfield University with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and English. She studied abroad in Florence, Italy and was a member of the Political Science National Honor Society. She is also active in local fundraising efforts for various charities.
An avid fan of the outdoors, Brilene Faherty spends her free time running and snow skiing. She also enjoys golfing, following the progress of the New England Patriots, and spending time with her Yellow Labrador.
“It is a great honor to me to have been selected for 40 Under 40,” Faherty said. “I am grateful to South Shore Stars and to the people who nominated me.”
The Bulfinch Group is an independent financial services firm that has been providing personalized financial services to individuals/families and business owners since 1994 .The Bulfinch Group is a general agency of The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America (Guardian), New York, NY. To reach Brilene Faherty, please email her at firstname.lastname@example.org or contact her at The Bulfinch Group 300 Ledgewood Place, Suite 100, Rockland, MA 02370. Cellular: (617) 480-5934