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2014 Universal Accreditation Board Members

Public Relations Society of America

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Bey-Ling Sha, Ph.D., APR
Chair
Associate Professor
San Diego State University
School of Journalism/Mass Communication Studies
San Diego, CA
 
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Elizabeth McMillan, APR
Vice Chair
Director, Content Strategy
Fiserv
Norcross, GA
 
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Susan G. Barnes, APR, Fellow PRSA
Immediate Past Chair
Instructor
Belmont University
Nashville, TN
 
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Douglas F. Cannon, APR+M, Fellow PRSA
Assistant Professor, Communication
Virginia Polytechnic University
Department of Communications
Blacksburg, VA
 
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Brook DeWalt, MA, APR+M, Fellow PRSA
Public Affairs Officer
Commander, Submarine Forces, U.S. Pacific Fleet
Honolulu, HI
 
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John E. Forde, APR, Fellow PRSA
Associate Professor
Mississippi State University
Starkville, MS
 
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Ann P. Knabe, Ph.D., APR+M
Public Relations Instructor
Communications Department
University of Wisconsin, Whitewater
Whitewater, WI
 
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Mitchell E. Marovitz, Ph.D., APR
Adjunct Associate Professor
University of Maryland, University College
Vienna, VA
 
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Kaye D. Sweetser, Ph.D., APR+M
Associate Professor, Public Relations
UGA Grady College
Athens, GA
 

Agricultural Relations Council

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Robert O. Giblin, APR
Manager, Global Bovine Marketing Communications
ABS Global
DeForest, WI
 

Asociación de Relacionistas Profesionales de Puerto Rico

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Carlos M. Rivera-Cuesta, APR
Executive Partner
Partners Communications
Bayamon, PR
 

Florida Public Relations Association

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Kathleen M. Giery, APR, CPRC
Director, Public Relations
LifeQuest Organ Recovery Service
Gainesville, FL
 
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Jay D. Rayburn, Ph.D., APR, CPRC, Fellow PRSA
Associate Professor, Department of Communications
Florida State University
Tallahassee, FL
 

Maine Public Relations Council

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Judy Katzel, APR
President
KDK Consulting Group
Saco, ME
 

National School Public Relations Association

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Janet E. Swiecichowski, APR
Executive Director, Communication
Minnetonka Public Schools
Minnetonka, MN
 

Religion Communicators Council

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Philip Poole, APR
Executive Director, Marketing and Communications
Samford University
Birmingham, AL
 

Southern Public Relations Federation

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Melissa LaBorde, APR
Louisiana State University of Alexandria
Alexandria, LA
 
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Sherry Harlow, APR
Director, Marketing and Public Relations
Eglin Federal Credit Union
Fort Walton Beach, FL
 

PRSA National Board Liaison

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Susan Walton, APR
Vice President, University and Public Affairs
University of North Dakota
Grand Forks, ND
 

PRSA Staff Contacts for UAB

Judy Voss, APR
Director, Professional Development
PRSA
33 Maiden Lane, 11 Floor
New York, NY 10038
Phone: (212) 460-1480
Fax: (212) 995-0757
 
Kathy C. Mulvihill
Sr. Manager, Accreditation
PRSA
33 Maiden Lane, 11 Floor
New York, NY 10038
Phone: (212) 460-1436
Fax: (212) 995-0757