Meet your executive committee. Our purpose is to establish Counselors Academy as the place for agency leaders to gather and share expertise, and grow together. We do this with year-round programming and content development. Our cornerstone event is Counselors Academy Spring Conference. 

Chair

Chuck L. Norman, APR
Owner/Principal
S&A Communications
Cary, NC
Email
@ChuckNorman


Chair-Elect

Alison King
President
Media Profile
Toronto, ON
Email
@AlisonKing_MP


Past Chair 

Dana Phelps Hughens
CEO
Clairemont Communications
Email
@blah2voila


secretary & treasurer

Jon Goldberg
Chief Reputation Architect
Reputation Architects Inc
New York, N.Y
Email
@reputationdoc


conference chair

Jennifer Thompson
President/CEO
Thompson & Co. PR
Anchorage, AK
Email
@JenThom


conference co-chair

Greg Abel
President
Abel Communications
Baltimore, MD
Email


Members At-Large

Brenda Jones Barwick
President
Jones PR
Oklahoma City, OK
Email

Rory Carlton
Principal
Arketi Group
Atlanta, GA
Email

Darolyn Davis
Founder, President and CEO
D&A Communications
San Francisco, CA
Email

Filomena Fanelli
CEO and Founder
Impact PR & Communications
Poughkeepsie, NY
Email

Kate Finley
CEO and Founder
Belle Communications
Columbus, OH
Email
@KateUpdates

Natalie Ghidotti, APR
President
Ghidotti Communications
Little Rock, AR
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Kate Snyder, APR
Principal Strategist & Owner
Piper & Gold Public Relations
Lansing, MI
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Rebecca Mosley
Founding Partner
Kiterocket
Seattle, WA
Email
@rlhm

LaTricia Woods, APR
Founder
Mahogany Xan Communications, LLC
Seattle, WA
Email
@ltwoods
 

Ex Officio

Janet Tyler
President and Founder
True Depth
Novi, MI
Email