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APR Boot Camp

Details for April 30–May 3, 2014

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Michele Hujber, APR, founder and president, Huber Public Relations

Photo of Michele Hujber, APR Michele Hujber, APR, is founder and president of Huber Public Relations. She is an Accredited in Public Relations (APR) professional who helps businesses and organizations design and deliver effective messages. She has worked with associations, as well as food industry, higher education, economic development, marketing and information technology organizations.

Jason S. Kirsch, APR, senior director, communications and brand engagement, Capital BlueCross

Photo of Jason S. Kirsch, APR Kirsch is the current Accreditation co-chair for the PRSA Central Pennsylvania Chapter, and was previously director of brand and consumer engagement, Enterprise Communications, Capital Blue Cross. His areas of expertise include corporate communications, media relations, brand management and marketing communications.

Bob Saline, APR, Fellow PRSA, president and CEO, PRWorks, Inc.

Photo of Bob Saline, APR, Fellow PRSA Saline is also the current Accreditation co-chair for the PRSA Central Pennsylvania Chapter. His areas of expertise include strategic communications and research, issues management and media coaching.


Wednesday, April 30

  • 8:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. EDT
    Morning workshop spent reviewing KSAs.
    Portfolio overview.
    Mock Readiness Review.
  • 12:30–1:30 p.m. EDT
    Lunch — attendees on their own.
  • 1:30–5 p.m. EDT
    Preparation time for those attendees putting finishing touches on assembling their portfolios.
    Readiness Reviews will take place as scheduled.

Thursday, May 1

  • 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. EDT
    Attendees should already have been advanced from Readiness Review.
    Box lunch included.
    Class for KSAs in preparation for the computer-based Examination.

Friday, May 2

  • 8:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. EDT
    Continuation of class for KSAs in preparation for the computer-based Examination.
  • 12:30–2 p.m. EDT
    Lunch — attendees on their own.
  • 2–5 p.m. EDT
    Peer study time.

Saturday, May 3

  • Start Time: 9 a.m. EST
    (Appointment time is three hours, 45 minutes.)

    Computer-based Examination administration at:

    Prometric Testing Center (Site 0040)
    1 Penn Plaza
    17th Floor, Suite 1728
    New York, NY 10119


PRSA Professional Development Center
33 Maiden Lane, 11th Floor
New York, N.Y. 10038

Phone: (212) 460-1400


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The PRSA Professional Development Center is located in Manhattan’s Financial District. See the map and location in the “About PRSA” section of our website for details.

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