Rules of the List
Mike Marek's 2005
National Board presentation on
"Putting the Web to
Work for CAP"
Building a Successful
Public Affairs Program
PowerPoint 2003 Viewer (for above file)
1.2 meg PDF file
(Outdated but still good info)
Photos from the CAP Response to
is a listserv for the Civil Air Patrol public affairs officer/information
Neither the listserv nor this website are official functions the Civil Air
CAP-PAO was created
in 1997 as a "professional" listserv through what
is now the sempervigilans.org domain. This website has existed in
various incarnations and on various servers during that time.
CAP-PAO is intended as a discussion
group for a wide range of topics relevant to the CAP communications program.
Please see the
Rules of the List for complete information
Your list owner and webmaster is Michael Marek, Lt.Col., CAP.
He is on the CAP National staff and has served as North Central Region PAO,
twice as wing PAO, as well as other wing positions such as Chief
of Staff, Director of Communications and Director of Emergency Services.
He is a tenured Full Professor of Electronic Media/Mass Communication at Wayne State College, Wayne, NE. In
previous lives has been a broadcast journalist and a fund raiser for
nonprofit organizations. He has held a variety of CAP mission
qualifications, up through Incident Commander.
You may contact him at the e-mail