CDC-Nominated Director: Burten Bell Carr
Michael Schoop is President and CEO of Scope Unlimited, a start-up that builds virtual worlds to discover and develop leadership. Their first product, Campus 4.0, is scheduled for release in April 2021. Dr. Schoop was Vice President for Evidence and Inquiry at Cuyahoga Community College in Cleveland and President of its Metropolitan Campus from 2006 to 2019. He made community involvement a priority during his tenure, serving on the boards of non-profit agencies such as Burten, Bell, Carr Development, Inc., an organization dedicated to revitalizing blighted neighborhoods; Campus District, Inc., which focuses on economic development initiatives near the College; and the Black Professional Association Charitable Foundation. Dr. Schoop is a frequent speaker at regional and national conferences on the future of higher education.