Kelley Caponigro

Kelley Caponigro

Assistant to the Chairman & CEO

Phone : (631) 218-0077
Email : info@rwroge.com

Kelley provides support to the Chairman and CEO by assisting with projects, research and office operational issues, plus various marketing, writing, and editing assignments. In addition, Kelley contributes to the company’s marketing initiatives by helping to maintain the firms blog, Web site and social networking sites.

If you did not live on Long Island, where would you choose to live?
I really can’t imagine living anywhere else. I love the changing seasons, and the easy access to both the beach and the city.

Tell us about the most memorable speech you have listened to or read?
A few years ago I saw Marcus Luttrell speak at a conference. He’s the only survivor of a joint military operation called Operation Red Wings that took place during the War in Afghanistan. Hearing his experience first-hand was incredible.

What book have you recently completed reading?
11/22/63 by Stephen King. It’s an excellent story with memorable characters.

What’s your favorite quote?
“In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: It goes on.” – Robert Frost

What is one indulgence you will never forego?
Starbucks.

What type of music do you listen to most often?
Classic rock.

If you weren’t in your current profession, what would you choose to do?
I would love to work at some sort of animal rescue, or train service dogs.

What’s one movie you could watch over and over again?
Back to the Future or Remember the Titans.

What was the last meal that truly impressed you?
A Brazilian Steakhouse in South Beach called Fogo de Chao. The food, service, and atmosphere were unlike anything I’ve ever experienced.

Tell us something about you that most people don’t know?
I can name all 50 states in alphabetical order.

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As Assistant to the Chairman and CEO, Kelley provides support with projects, research, and office operational issues, plus various writing, and editing assignments. In addition, Kelley contributes to the company’s marketing initiatives by helping to maintain the R.W. Rogé blog, Web site and social networking sites. Previously, Kelley held positions in the broadcast industry working as a sales assistant and editorial writer for a local publication, as well as the financial industry, working in the corporate communications department of an independent broker/dealer.

Kelley is a native New Yorker and enjoys reading, spinning and spending time with her family and friends. She has a passion for dogs, music and writing.

Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in English, with a concentration in Creative Writing from Dowling College
  • Associate Degree in Liberal Arts from Suffolk County Community College