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PLP 2017 Profile: Michael Berlucchi

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Name: 

Michael Berlucchi

Birthplace and/or where you grew up:

Virginia Beach

Current Digs:

Virginia Beach

Occupation:

Community Engagement Manager, Chrysler Museum of Art.

Favorite part about the job:

I serve the Chrysler's mission to enrich and transform lives. We bring art and people together through experiences that delight, inform, and inspire. I create and implement educational and community partnerships to engage diverse audiences across Hampton Roads and develop new strategic initiatives to expand the Museum’s audiences, particularly those in underserved constituencies.

Your first job ever:

17th Street Surf Shop

Favorite Book:

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

Comfort Food:

Pizza

What’s playing in your car right now?

Michael Berlucchi

Next journey?

Paris, France

Favorite Virginia destination?

Virginia Beach!

First political memory?

Fall of the Berlin Wall

Best advice you ever got?

"When you get what you want, stop talking."

If you could have dinner with anyone currently living, whom would it be and why?

George H.W. Bush.

One thing most people would be surprised to learn about you?

I'm a bargain hunter; I love a good deal!

Ambition, political or otherwise?

I would like to become a more effective and impactful advocate for the organizations and issues I care about.

Favorite part about the PLP so far?

The chance to learn from my classmates and visit destinations throughout Virginia I had never seen.