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2016 Universal Accreditation Board Members

Public Relations Society of America

Photo of Elizabeth McMillan, APR
Elizabeth McMillan, APR
Director, Content Strategy
Norcross, GA
 Photo of Judy Katzel, APR
Judy Katzel, APR
Vice Chair
KDK Consulting Group
Saco, ME
 Photo of John Forde, APR, Fellow PRSA
John E. Forde, APR, Fellow PRSA
Immediate Past Chair
Professor and Head
Mississippi State University
Starkville, MS
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Diane W. Jones, MPA, APR
DJ Public Relations, Inc.
Rockledge, FL
Photo of Ann Knabe, Ph.D., APR+M
Ann P. Knabe, Ph.D., APR+M
Dean of Students
National Defense University
College of International Security Affairs
Arlington, VA
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Mitchell E. Marovitz, Ph.D., APR
Adjunct Professor
University of Maryland, University College
Vienna, VA
Katherine Leigh Mason, APR
Katherine Leigh Mason, APR
InFlection Point Communications, LLC
Atlanta, GA
Tina McCorkindale, Ph.D., APR
President & CEO
Institute for Public Relations
Seattle, WA
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Kathleen Donohue Rennie, Ph.D., APR, Fellow PRSA
NJ City University/The mcgraw group
Union, NJ
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Bey-Ling Sha, Ph.D., APR
Professor and Interim Director
School of Journalism & Media Studies
San Diego State University
San Diego, CA
Richard G. Steele, APR+M (photo)
Richard G. Steele, APR+M
Vice President, DVIDS
Defense Video & Imagery Distribution System
Encompass Digital Media Inc.
Atlanta, GA
Susan Walton, APR
Vice President, University and Public Affairs
University of North Dakota
Grand Forks, ND

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
Lanette Hart, APR, CPRC
Hart & Associates
Jacksonville, FL

Maine Public Relations Council

John Lamb, APR
John Lamb, APR
Corp Commun Spec
InterMed, P.A.
Portland, ME

National School Public Relations Association

Barb Nicol, APR
Barbara Nicol Public Relations
Minneapolis, MN

Religion Communicators Council

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Douglas F. Cannon, Ph.D., APR+M, Fellow PRSA
Professor of Practice, Dept of Communication
Virginia Polytechnic University
Department of Communications
Blacksburg, VA

Southern Public Relations Federation

Caron K. Blanton, APR
Caron K. Blanton, APR
Communication Director
Mississippi Public Universities
Jackson, MS
Adam Kelley, APR
Corporate Communication Manager
Children's of Alabama
Birmingham, AL

PRSA National Board Liaison

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Anthony W. D'Angelo, APR, Fellow PRSA
Professor of Practice
Syracuse University
S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communication
Syracuse, NY

PRSA Staff Contacts for UAB

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