Get to Know Me: Tim Romanello

Posted on Aug 12, 2019

Welcome to our “Get to Know Me” feature for RVC employees! Today we are going to get to know Tim Romanello.

Title: Head Men’s Soccer Coach

Department: Athletics

Tell us a little about your job at RVC.

I coach, teach and train young-adult student-athletes to become better students, athletes and people.

What motivates or inspires you?

Making an impact in a person’s life–ensuring that they will have aneven better life than I do.

What scares you?


What do you like to do for fun?

Chase tornadoes, most sports, BBQ, and bonfires.

What was your very first job?

Painting elevator steel.

Who are your role models?

Steve Young and Michael J. Fox

Favorite quote or song lyric?

“Nothing is worth more than this day.”– Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe, or
“Let It Go! Let It Go!”– Elsa

What is the best advice you have ever received?

“People only do what you allow them to do.”– Casey Malek

What’s the last good book you’ve read?

“GRIT” by Angela Duckworth

What’s the last good movie you have seen?

“The Mule”

What is your favorite TV show to binge watch?

NCIS, The Big Bang Theory, or The Crown

Most recent concert you have attended?


If you could be best friends with a celebrity, who would it be?

Bob Costas

Where is your favorite place to eat?


Do you have any pets?


Where do you like to go or what do you like to do when you have a long weekend?

Any out-of-town family’s house.

What’s your go-to karaoke song?

“500 Miles” by the Proclaimers

What is your biggest pet peeve?

Being on time

What is the food you can’t live without?


What might surprise people to learn about you?

I’m a third-generation American

What is your favorite board game?


If you could be any character on a TV show, who would it be?

Leroy Jethro Gibbs

Do you play any sports?

Proudly retired.

What’s your favorite thing about working at RVC?

The people and their energy.

What’s the next big thing coming up in your life that you are looking forward to?

Closing on a house.

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