John Canepa is the consulting principle for Crowe, Chizek & Company LLP. He has been honored as CEO of the Year by Financial World Magazine, Business Person of the Year by the Economic Club of Grand Rapids and received the Galaxy Award by the National Kidney Foundation. He has also received the Aquinas College Reflections Award. In 1995, he was inducted into the West Michigan Business Hall of Fame. John has also served on the boards for the Grand Action Committee, the Grand Rapids Downtown Development Authority and the Van Andel Research Institute. He is a trustee for John Cabot University in Rome and the Interlochen Center for the Arts. Back to Foundation Leadership.