Public Affairs Officer & Public Information Officer (PAO & PIO): Capt. Matt Chirik
CAP Public Affairs Program Mission:
The mission of the Civil Air Patrol Public Affairs (PA) program is to inform internal and external audiences of Civil Air Patrol’s national importance, safeguard the image and assets of the corporation, and strengthen relations with key audiences and customers, which enables the organization to grow.
Public Affairs Officer Objectives:
Increase public awareness of CAP, its local, state, and national missions and its contributions to the nation.
Develop and conduct a comprehensive internal and external public relations plan.
Promote cooperation between CAP and other aviation organizations, the military, business, industry, and civic groups.