Multitalented Alumnus Serves as Mentor to a Generation of WRED-TV Students

When he worked as an Engineer at the St. John’s University Television, Film, and Radio Center, Michael Sheehan ’87SVC spent countless hours mentoring scores of future award-winning professionals—many of whom count that mentorship as the true launching pad for their careers.

Michael Sheehan ’87SVC working tape machine from the 80s

“I enjoyed every moment of my time at St. John’s,” he said. “It’s a special place. It’s rare for members of an organization to be this close still. The TV center was my Treasure Island.”

Michael Sheehan ’87SVC
  • BS in Communication Arts
  • The Lesley H. and William L. Collins College of Professional Studies