Michael Cirami and Sean Tuffy were friends while students at Mary Washington College. Sean received a B.S. in business administration in 1998 and Michael earned a B.S. in business administration and economics, cum laude in 1998 and an M.B.A. with honors from the William E. Simon School at the University of Rochester in 2003. Michael is a vice president of Eaton Vance Management and co-director of Eaton Vance’s global fixed-income team in Boston, Massachusetts. Previously, he was employed at State Street Corporation in Boston, Luxemburg and Munich, and with BT&T Asset Management in Zurich. Sean is a Senior Vice President at Brown Brothers Harriman in Dublin, Ireland. He joined Brown Brothers Harriman in 2006, prior to which he worked at State Street Corporation in Boston and Dublin. Both serve on the University of the Mary Washington Foundation Board of Directors. Michael and Sean believe that internships are vital for developing business skills and obtaining professional work experience. They establish this endowment to support internships at the University of Mary Washington.