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About the Board

Frank Parisi

Frank Parisi

Titles: Board of Education President
Biography:

Mr. Parisi has served on the District 401 Board of Education since 2007, when he was appointed as an Interim Board Member. He was elected to his first four-year term of office in April 2009.

He won re-election in April 2013, April 2017 and April 2021.

Peter Volpe

Peter Volpe

Titles: Board of Education Vice President
Biography:

Mr. Volpe has served on the District 401 Board of Education since April 2011, when he was elected to his first four-year term of office.

He won re-election in April 2015, April 2019 and April 2023.

Susan Capraro

Susan Capraro

Titles: Board of Education Secretary
Biography:

Mrs. Capraro has served on the District 401 Board of Education since April 2001, when she was elected to her first four-year term of office.

She won re-election in April 2005, April 2009, April 2013, April 2017 and April 2021.

Jennifer Ranallo

Jennifer Ranallo

Titles: Board of Education Member
Biography:

Mrs. Ranallo has served on the District 401 Board of Education since December 2022, when she was appointed as an Interim Board Member. 

She was elected to her first four-year term of office in April 2023.

Jonathan Rivera

Jonathan Rivera

Titles: Board of Education Member
Biography:

Mr. Rivera has served on the District 401 Board of Education since April 2017, when he was elected to his first four-year term of office.

He won re-election in April 2021.

Jason Shipinski

Jason Shipinski

Titles: Board of Education Member
Biography:

Mr. Shipinski first served on the District 401 Board of Education from 2013 to 2015.

He was sworn in for his current four-year term of office in May 2023. Mr. Shipinski was elected in April 2023.

Michelle Silver

Michelle Silver

Titles: Board of Education Member
Biography:

Ms. Silver has served on the District 401 Board of Education since May 2023, when she was sworn in for a four-year term of office.

She was elected to the Board in April 2023.