Board Member since 2019 – Board Chair Michael Procopio is a principal owner of his firm, The Procopio Companies, where he currently holds the position of Vice President of Development. He is responsible for leading the development team through all aspects of large-scale residential and commercial developments, including underwriting and delivery, acquisitions and disposition, approvals and permitting, capital management, strategic planning, and sales across a portfolio of companies.
Michael earned his bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from Salem State University and is a LEED Accredited Professional by the U.S. Green Building Council. He holds an Unrestricted Massachusetts Construction Supervisors License and is a Licensed Real Estate Broker in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. In addition to North Shore Christian School, Michael serves on the boards of Spectrum Health Systems, Inc., New England Behavioral Health, and The Greater Lynn Chamber of Commerce.
Michael and his wife, Shelby, are the parents of three young children, two of whom Oren and Milo, started at NSCS as preschoolers on the Lynn campus. Michael and Shelby chose North Shore Christian School for its excellent academics offered in small-class-sizes through the lens of a Christian worldview. “NSCS’s amazing teachers model Christ for our kids and provide much-needed safe and trustworthy foundational programs no matter what the day’s—or year’s—news headlines,” Michael shares.
As Board Chair, Michael’s vision for NSCS is “to see it thrive as a mighty force in Christian education, able to serve our students and families by not only providing a solid educational foundation, but a solid spiritual one as well.”