Jeffrey R. Caponigro is the President and CEO of Caponigro Public Relations and the author of The Crisis Counselor: A step-by-step guide to managing a business crisis.
He earned his B.A. degree from Central Michigan University, majoring in English and journalism. He was named in 2002 by Michigan’s governor as a trustee of the university and served as its Chairman of the Board in 2007 and 2008.
He established an endowment at Central Michigan University that provides a full-ride scholarship in perpetuity for financially needy students majoring in journalism or public relations. He established a separate endowment at Central Michigan University to fund the Caponigro Multi-Media Journalism Lab on campus.