J. Michael Caplice has served on WRL boards since 2006 – Foundation board treasurer 2006 – 2012, Friends board treasurer 2012 – 2017, and back to the Foundation in 2017. Mike’s involvement with libraries began summer 1952, Smith Memorial Library, Chautauqua Institution, NY. He has a BSBA from John Carroll University & MBA from Western Reserve University. Mike’s professional career included banking ( Fed & commercial), corporate (IBM & CDC), venture (EFT Data Services), and U.S. Army. Fulfilling a promise made to his wife in 1956, they moved to Williamsburg in 1996 from Simsbury CT. Mike’s activities in town have included storytelling, tour guide, staff at Jamestown Settlement, Board of Christopher Wren, co-founding Weavers of the Word, and various Patriots Colony committees. He deems his years with WRL, the staff, and volunteers, both an honor and a privilege.