Senior Manager, Central Region

Dion Brugger

Top Character Strengths



Personality Profile

What character strength do you value the most and why?

Curiosity, because meaningful discovery leads to “ah ha” moments. “Ah ha” moments lead to breakthrough innovations.

How do your top character strengths support your work at TMF?
Each of my character strengths are in the virtue category of wisdom. The wisdom virtue describes character strengths that help you connect with something greater. I enjoy the give and take of meaningful connections.

What do you enjoy most about working with veterans, survivors, and inspired civilians?
These are some of the most inspiring,  innovative and interesting people in our community, who wouldn’t want to engage with them?

More About Dion



Bachelor's Degree in Business Management - Texas A&M University.


Skills and Expertise

I aspire to be a lifelong learner.


Passions and Interests

Empowering my son to develop his character by nurturing his talents. Playing board games that have been nominated for the Spiel des Jahres award. Identifying donut shops with interesting names. Asking more beautiful questions. Enjoying nature.


Military Connection

I served from 2000-2004 as an Artillery Officer with 1st Bn 10th Marines, based out of Camp Lejeune, NC. My Father served in the U.S Navy. My Brother, Uncle and Great Grandfather all served as Marine infantrymen. My grandfathers served in the US Army during WWII.

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