About Adam Chaprales

Adam Chaprales is a life-long resident of Cape Cod. Raised in a family of commercial fisherman, Adam appreciates and respects the values of hard work and resiliency that drive the people and the local economy.

As the son of a Portuguese mother and a Greek father, culture and family is very important to Adam, and he takes pride in his diverse heritage. Following the example of his father and three older brothers- a local fisherman, a police officer, and a carpenter, Adam has always been determined to work hard and to give back to his community.

At the age of 14, Adam started his own business called Dockside Detailing, spending his summer vacations detailing boats for extra cash. After graduating from Sandwich High School, he put himself through college, earning an Associate’s degree from Cape Cod Community College.

At 21, Adam ran for the Board of Selectman in Sandwich and won, becoming the youngest member elected in the history of the town. In 2008, he became Vice Chairman of the Board. He also served as liaison to the Sandwich Hollows Golf Advisory Committee, School Committee liaison, and Cemetery Commissioner.

Many of Adam’s neighbors on the Cape also remember him from The Adam Show, a local television show he produced to shed light on issues affecting Massachusetts and the local Cape communities.

Drawn to the world of business, Adam joined New York Life Company, a Fortune 100 investments and insurance company. There, he learned the importance of responsible economic planning and worked his way up to the role of Partner at the firm, with 13 Financial Service Representatives working under his supervision and leadership.

While working full-time, Adam attended Suffolk University and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism in 2011.

In 2010, Adam married the love of his life, Aynaz. The couple resides in Centerville with their infant son and two dogs. Adam owns a fast-growing MassMutual Financial Group Agency in Hyannis, where he leads a staff of 13 associates. In their free time, Adam and Aynaz enjoy boating, hunting, and shooting skeet the Marstons Mills Gun Club. Adam also can often be found on Nantucket Sound in his father’s fishing boat.

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The Massachusetts Second Barnstable District includes Barnstable Precincts 2-10 and 13, and Yarmouth Precincts 5 and 6.

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