The Iona College Campus Quad

Michael J. LaPerch Sr. ’79, ’84MBA


Michael LaPerch Sr. graduated from Iona College in 1979 with a degree in accounting and returned to Iona to earn his MBA in Finance in 1984. Having been a member of the board of directors for 4 years prior to serving as president, he enjoys being an active member of the Iona Community. Working closely with the Hynes institute, he is currently a speaker, a mentor and judge in the program. Additionally, you will find him at many of the on-campus events celebrating campus activities. He is currently working at Pitney Bowes in strategic sourcing. Most of his 40-year career has been with Fortune 500 companies in various roles within the finance organization.

Michael has resided in Newtown, Conn with his family for 35 years. In his spare time, Michael loves finding new walking trails around New England with his wife Lucille, as well as spending time with his four children, daughter-in-law and three grandchildren, Rosie, Michael III and James.