40 under 40 - Erin Pac Blumert '03
How has having a Springfield College degree impacted you professionally?
My degree gave me the tools to begin working in the behavioral field. It also helped prepare me for graduate studies in the field of criminal justice and behavioral analysis.
Who influenced you when you were a student at Springfield College and explain the role they played in your life?
Jim Pennington: encouraged me to pursue bobsled and always pushed me to be a better student athlete
If you could share one piece of advice with today's current Springfield College student, what would it be?
Enjoy every moment. Take advantage of activities on campus. Don't take your time at Springfield for granted because it goes by very fast.
Who do you want to thank personally for the role they have played in your success?
My parents: Craig and Gail Boettger, Tom and Carol Pac. My siblings: Jeff and Nicole Pac. My husband and family: Peter Blumert, Steve and Diane Blumert. Also, SC friends, teammates and professors, family, friends and co-workers who supported me from the very beginning.