Jeannè Kapela was born in Kona and raised on a small coffee farm in the nearby town of Captain Cook. She graduated from Konawaena High School in 2012 and is currently pursuing graduate certificate in social justice from Harvard University.
Jeanné was Miss Kona Coffee in 2014 and won the Miss Hawaii crown in 2015, becoming the first person from Kona to win the title in 18 years. She competed at Miss America and won the title of Miss Congeniality.
Jeanné is running for office because she wants to protect West Hawai’i’s agricultural and coffee industries, ensure our keiki receive a quality education, and be a champion for hardworking families.
"Hawai'i deserves leaders we can trust."
- Jeanne Kapela
ADDRESS: P.O. BOX 514 CAPTAIN COOK, HI 96704
TEL: 808-854-1148 |