Lou Capozzi formerly served as chairperson of the MSL Group, one of the world’s largest public relations firms. He managed operations in 30 cities around the world. Earlier he was Chief Communications Officer at Aetna.

Lou holds a B.A. from NYU in journalism and marketing, and an MBA from Baruch. The author of two books on communication, he now teaches in the Master’s program in Strategic Communication at The University of Oregon.

In the community, Lou is treasurer of Bend 2030 and serves on several Bend and Central Oregon government committees.

Why I Serve…

“Bend’s growing fast — 50,000 more people in the next ten years. And the population of older adults is growing faster. As Baby Boomers like me age the services and advice from the Council On Aging become even more important to our community.”