Accreditation in Public Relations (APR) is an incredible way to stand out from the crowd. The Accreditation program is specifically for public relations professionals, administered by the Universal Accreditation Board.
APR recognizes those who are leaders in their field and showcases a professional’s high standard of knowledge and excellence in the field.
The APR is a distinction worth attaining. Want to know more? Ask two of the local Board members who help with accreditation and can help serve as your guide through the process.
Challenge yourself to obtain APR. It will give you a good body of knowledge and increase your commitment to the field of public relations.
Here are our chapter members who have earned their APR:
James Camoriano, APR
Senior Media Specialist – State Farm Insurance – Columbia, MO
Laura Gerding, APR
Director of Alumni Affairs – University of Missouri School of Medicine – Columbia, MO
Sarah E. Luebbert, APR
Director, Field Services – Missouri State Medical Association – Jefferson City, MO
LeAnn Petty McCarthy, APR
Public Information Officer – Missouri Gaming Commission – Jefferson City, MO
Mark R. Newell, APR
Manager of Public Affairs – United States Geological Survey – Rolla, MO
Sarah Potter, APR
Communications Coordinator – Missouri Department of Elementary & Secondary Education – Jefferson City, MO
Debra M. Walker, APR
Director, Public and Legislative Affairs – Missouri Department of Mental Health – Jefferson City, MO
Revee White, APR
Director of Marketing and Communication – Missouri Employers Mutual – Columbia, MO