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U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Maj. Joey Fay and his wife, Christine Reilly Fay, at the recent Travis Manion Foundation Gala.PRESS PHOTO COURTESY THE Fay family U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Maj. Joey Fay and his wife, Christine Reilly Fay, at the recent Travis Manion Foundation Gala.PRESS PHOTO COURTESY THE Fay family

Parkland graduate honored with Veteran of Influence Award

Thursday, November 30, 2017 by The Press in Local News

Parkland High school graduate Richard Joseph “Joey” Fay was recently honored by the Philadelphia Business Journal as a recipient of the 2017 Veteran of Influence Award at an award ceremony held at the ballroom in the Ben Franklin Building in Philadelphia.

Fay, a 1998 Parkland graduate, also graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy.

He received his Master of Business Administration degree from Penn State.

A major in the U.S. Marine Corps Reserves, Fay served in Fallujah during the Iraq War.

Fay is working as a project manager at CBRE, formerly CB Richard Ellis, a commercial real state service.

An active member of his community, Fay is a member of the Travis Manion Foundation, which works to empower veterans and families of fallen heroes.

His parent’s are Douglas R. and ToniLynn Fay of South Whitehall Township.