Caponti Acting Deputy at MARAD

Sunday, January 18, 2009

Because of the change in administration, Sean T. Connaughton’s tenure as Maritime Administrator will end on January 20, 2009.  At that time, Mr. James E. Caponiti, the agency’s Assistant Administrator, will become Acting Deputy Maritime Administrator.

Mr. Caponiti is a member of the federal government’s Senior Executive Service.  He was named Assistant Administrator in May 2008; prior to that, he served as the agency’s Associate Administrator for National Security.

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