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PRSA National Task Forces, Committees and Boards

PRSA salutes the volunteers who lead our National communities.


Accreditation Marketing Committee

Chair

Holley J. Mangham, APR
Dir of Communications
Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency
Oklahoma City, OK


Advocacy Advisory Board

Chair

Jane Dvorak, APR, Fellow PRSA
President
JKD & Company, Inc.
Lakewood, CO

Vice Chair

Lisa A. Cutter
President
Cutter Communications
Littleton, CO


Audit Committee

Chair

Anthony W. D'Angelo, APR, Fellow PRSA
Professor of Practice
Syracuse University
Syracuse, NY


Awards Task Force

Chair

Amy Bennett Johnson
Consultant
Constructive Public Relations
Littleton, CO


Board of Ethics & Professional Standards

Chair

Nance Louise Larsen, APR, Fellow PRSA
Public Relations Strategist
MCPR Strategies
Eagle River, AK


College of Fellows

Chair

Julie B. Fix, APR, Fellow PRSA
Assistant Instructional Professor
University of Houston
Sugar Land, TX


District Council

Chair

Joseph Abreu, APR
Communications Manager
Clerk of the Circuit Court, St. Lucie County
Fort Pierce, FL


Diversity and Inclusion Committee

Chair

Ana Toro, MA, APR, Fellow PRSA
Project Director
ICF
Atlanta, GA

Vice Chair

James M. Shackelford
President and CEO
SomaComm, Inc.
Dallas, TX


Educational Affairs Committee

Co-Chairs

Susan Gonders, Ed.D.
Professor
Southeast Missouri State University
Cape Girardeau, MO

Mickey G. Nall, APR, Fellow PRSA
Visiting Lecturer
College of Journalism and Communications, University of Florida
Atlanta, GA

ACEJMC

PRSA Representatives

Rochelle Ford, Ph.D., APR
Professor & Chair
Syracuse
Syracuse, NY

Mark Haas

Judith T. Phair, APR, Fellow PRSA
President
PhairAdvantage Communications, LLC
Laurel, MD


Commission on Public Relations Education

PRSA Representatives

Anthony R. Hicks, APR
Director, Public Relations
SRVS
Memphis, TN

Robert Scott Pritchard, APR, Fellow PRSA
Instructor & Faculty Adviser, Lindsey+Asp
University of Oklahoma
Norman, OK

ACEJMC and Commission on PR Education will report through the Educational Affairs Committee.

Finance Committee

Chair

Debra D. Peterson, APR
Vice President, External Communications and Community Relations
CenturyLink, Inc.
New Century, KS


Governance Committee

Co-Chairs

Jessica M. Graham, APR
Communications & Community Outreach Executive
Fionix Consulting LLC
Indian Trail, NC

Jane N. Law, APR
Communications Manager
New Hampshire Housing Finance Authority
Manchester, NH


Honors and Awards Committee

Chair

Terry L. Bowman, APR
Strategic Organizational Communications
The MITRE Corporation
Front Royal, VA

Vice Chair

Tanya Maria Morah, APR
Associate Professor - Communications
Wilberforce University
Wilberforce, OH


International Conference Committee

TBD


Investment Advisory Committee

Co-Chairs

Todd A. Cooley, APR
Principal
Todd Cooley Company
Long Beach, CA

Howard S. Sholkin
Principal
Sholkin Consulting
Newton, MA


Leadership Academy Task Force

Chair

Donald K. Egle, ABC, APR
Vice President for Marketing & Communications | Chief Marketing Officer
LeTourneau University
Longview, TX


MBA/Business School Program

Chair

Kathleen Donohue Rennie, Ph.D., APR, Fellow PRSA
Professor/Partner
New Jersey City University/the mcgraw group
Union, NJ


Membership Committee

Chair

Todd A. Cooley, APR
Principal
Todd Cooley Company
Long Beach, CA


Nominating Committee

Chair

Kathy Barbour, APR
Chief Communications Officer
Acosta Sales and Marketing
JACKSONVILLE, FL


Past PRSA Presidents/Chairs

Chair

Mark W. McClennan, APR
Senior Vice President
MSLGROUP
Waltham, MA


PRSSA

Presidents

Andrew Cook
VP of Advocacy
Brigham Young University
Provo, UT

Emma Finkbeiner
Immediate Past President
DePaul University
Chicago, IL


Section Council

Co-Chairs

J.W. Arnold, APR, Fellow PRSA
Principal
PRDC Public Relations
Fort Lauderdale, FL

Marcia W. DiStaso, Ph.D., APR
Chair, Department of Public Relations
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL

Jeffrey D. Ory, ABC, APR
President
il Stratega
Metairie, LA


Strategic Planning Committee

Chair

Anthony W. D'Angelo, APR, Fellow PRSA
Professor of Practice
Syracuse University
Syracuse, NY


Thought Leadership Committee 

Chair

Annemarie Ciepiela Henton, APR
Director of Communications and Marketing
Albuquerque Economic Development
Albuquerque, NM


Universal Accreditation Board

Chair

Judy Katzel, APR
President
KDK Consulting Group
Portland, ME

Vice Chair

Mitchell E. Marovitz, Ph.D., APR, Fellow PRSA
Chair, PR Program
University of Maryland University College
Adelphi, MD