The Value and the Values of Accreditation: Why an APR for Your Career

Live April 8, 2021
3–4 p.m. EDT
On-Demand, available April 15
Full Price: $200
Members: Free!

Category: Accreditation Preparation & Maintenance

Why get an APR? You’re smart, degreed, hard-working. You volunteer. You walk-your-talk. So why an additional credential? What’s the big a-ha? Join Elyse Hammett, APR, to dive into dialogue on exactly why it’s a game-changer, and then decide if you are a candidate for this deeply personal competition.

By the webinar’s end, you’ll:

  • Know the potential of Accreditation to advance your career.
  • Have a series of thought-provoking questions, ideologies and testimonials to ensure you make the best choice about the APR journey.
  • Understand the value and the values taught in this process and how they catapult your career forward.
  • Comprehend the steps to pursue Accreditation and make your plans for its pursuit.


Elyse Hammett, APR, vice president, marketing and commu, Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta

Photo of Elyse Hammett, APR

As chair of PRSA's national marketing committee for accreditation, Elyse’s zeal to tell the APR story is palpable. A member of the Society since the late 90’s, Elyse earned her accreditation in 2000 and has used its methodologies to catapult her career.



Participants with the APR credential earn 0.5 CEUs for a webinar. Learn more about Accreditation renewal.