Tony Ferrino Jr. was born and raised in Jersey City, New Jersey. He has a B.S. in History and Master’s in Educational Leadership. Tony has recently retired from the State of Florida where he worked as a Juvenile Probation Officer. He got his start in community theatre in Yakima, Washington in 1979. After coming to Florida in 1982, he did shows at the Barn Theatre until 1986, when he went to Pensacola for his master’s degree. While there, he worked as a teacher and in the Social Services field and returned to this area in 2006 and has been doing shows here at the Pineapple since 2007.