For more than twenty years, Al Capehart has portrayed Santa Claus in the Research Triangle and Central North Carolina as Santa Al. Behind Santa’s smile is his book about his experiences doing the work. To help improve the Santa Claus services in the Triangle, he organized the Triangle Santa Buddies in 2005. Santa Al is the first graduate of the Creative Writing Certificate of the Pittsboro Campus of the Central Carolina Community College.
Al Capehart, Writer