Keynote: Advocacy Stories Within Us
Thursday, October 19
John Capecci, Ph.D., is a communication consultant and coach who helps nonprofits nationwide define their brands, develop their key messages and mobilize their advocates. Co-author of Living Proof: Telling Your Story to Make a Difference, he has helped hundreds of people from all walks of life use their personal stories and passions to make a difference in the lives of others and the communities in which they live and work. Prior to launching Capecci Communications more than twenty years ago, John taught communication and performance studies at Eastern Michigan University and worked in development at Walker Art Center. A lifelong museum advocate and local history buff, John lives in Minneapolis where he volunteers as researcher at a local history museum and serves on boards of several cultural organizations.