NSPRA Executive Board

The NSPRA Executive Board furthers the purposes of the association and the study and teaching of its ideals, ethics and unique features. It also assists in preparing programs for meetings of the association, authorizes committee appointments and formulates policies for NSPRA programs and services.

New members begin their terms on the first day of October following their election or appointment. Those terms are as follows:

  • The president holds office for one year.
  • The president-elect holds office for one year and then becomes president.
  • Regional vice presidents and the vice president for diversity engagement hold office for three years.
  • Vice presidents at large each hold office for a term of two years.

To contact the NSPRA Executive Board:

  • NSPRA members, click on the individual board members' names below for their contact information and more details on their professional backgrounds.
  • Non-members, please submit any inquiries for the NSPRA Executive Board to info@nspra.org.

NSPRA Executive Board members (2018-19)

(Click their names for contact information — NSPRA members only)

Carol Fenstermacher, APR

President

Carol Fenstermacher, APR

Term: 2018-19

President-elect

Kelly Avants, APR

Term: 2018-19

Heidi Vega

Vice President for Diversity Engagement

Heidi Otero

Term: 2017-20

Susan Enfield, Ed.D.

Vice President at Large - Superintendents of Schools

Susan Enfield, Ed.D.

Term: 2017-19

Vice President at Large for Communication Technology & Innovation

Cathy Kedjidjian, APR

Term: 2018-20

Regional Vice Presidents

(Click their names for contact information — NSPRA members only)

Lana Mueller

Northeast Region Vice President 
(CT, DE, ME, MA, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, VT, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia. Eastern ON, Prince Edward Island, Quebec)

Lana Mueller

Term: 2016-19

Thomas Scheidel

Mideast Region Vice President 
(D.C., IN, KY, MD, MI, OH, VA, WV)

Thomas Scheidel

Term: 2016-19

Southeast Region Vice President 
(AL, FL, GA, MS, NC, SC, TN, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands)

Mychal Frost

Term: 2018-21

Peg Mannion, APR

North Central Region Vice President
(IL, IA, MN, NE, ND, SD, WI, Manitoba, Northwestern ON) 

Peg Mannion, APR

Term: 2017-20

Tony Heaberlin, APR

South Central Region Vice President 
(AR, KS, LA, Mo, OK, TX)

Tony Heaberlin, APR

Term: 2017-20

Northwest Region Vice President
(AK, ID, MT, OR, WA, Alberta, BC, Northwest Territories, Saskatchewan, Yukon) 

Curtis Campbell

Term: 2018-21

Trent Allen, APR

Southwest Region Vice President
(AZ, CA, CO, HI, NV, NM, UT, WY) 

Trent Allen, APR

Term: 2016-19