Lucinda Austin







Associate Professor, PhD Program Director
University of North Carolina Hussman School of Journalism and Media
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Glen T. Cameron







Professor Emeritus
University of Missouri, Missouri School of Journalism
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Timothy Coombs






Journal of Contingencies and Crisis Management
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Ron DeFeo







EVP, Chief Communications and Marketing Officer
American Airlines
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Ciro Dias Reis







Founder & CEO, Imagem Corporativa, Brazi
Imagem Corporativa, Brazil
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LaShonda Eaddy







Assistant Professor of Public Relations
Associate, Population Research Institute
Penn State University
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Jamie Firth







Strategic Communications and Public Affairs Executive

Brooke Fisher Liu







Professor of Communication, Associate Dean of Academic Standards and Policies within the UMD Graduate School
University of Maryland
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Chris Glazier







Vice President
Porter Novelli
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Michael Greenwell







Vice President, CDC Account Executive, ICF
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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Greg Guest







Senior Director of Communications
Georgia-Pacific LLC
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Bob Heath







Professor Emeritus 
University of Houston

Lucas Held

Director of Communications
The Wallace Foundation
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Sherry Holladay






Independent Researcher
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J. Suzanne Horsley







Assistant Dean in the College of Communication and Information Sciences, Associate Professor in the Department of Advertising and Public Relations
The University of Alabama
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Kate LaVail

Executive Vice President
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Richard Levick







Chairman & CEO of LEVICK
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Mark McMullen







Senior Vice President of Membership & Marketing
Knights of Columbus
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Matt O'Connor







Director of Corporate Media Relations and Network Communications
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Kelli Parsons







Global Chair, Corporate Affairs
Hill+Knowlton Strategies
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Paula Rausch







Associate Director for Research and Risk Communications
FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research Office of Communications (OCOMM)
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Deanna Sellnow







Professor and Assistant Director of Communication Programs
University of Central Florida
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Timothy Sellnow







Professor of Strategic Communication
University of Central Florida
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Rodrigo Sierra







Chief Communications Officer and Senior Vice President
American Medical Association (AMA)
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Jim Spangler







Chief Communications Officer
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Greg Trevor







Associate Vice President for Marketing & Communications
University of Georgia
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Carl Turner







Chief Brand Strategy Officer
Klick Health
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Toni van der Meer







Associate Professor in Corporate Communication
Amsterdam School of Communication Research (ASCoR), University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands
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Maribeth Wansley


Joseph Watson, Jr.







Carolyn Caudell Tieger Professor of Public Affairs Communication 
Grady College of Journalism & Mass Communication, University of Georgia
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Karen White







Executive Director, Corporate Affairs
Amgen, Inc.
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Russ Williams

Senior Principal Program Lead, Crisis Communications and International
Chick-fil-A, Inc.
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Christine Woodhouse

Director, Public Affairs
Cox Communications
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Dick Yarbrough







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