Public Relations Workshop

Public Relations Workshop
AAPA’s 2018 Public Relations Seminar will combine lecture, interactive discussion and exercises to cover topics vital to maritime industry communications professionals. Topics will include effective community and stakeholder outreach and optimizing social media platforms. In addition, the program will provide training in order to ‘ace’ contentious media interviews, respond appropriately to crises, and increase awareness of your organization’s brand.

Click here for a PDF of the draft agenda.

 Required Program

Hotel Information:
Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel
64 S. Water St. 
Mobile, AL 36602
Phone: (251) 438-4000
Room Rate: $139.00 single/double
Room Block Cut-Off Date: Sunday, February 4, 2018

***A limited number of hotel rooms have been reserved, so please make your hotel arrangements early.***
3/1/2018 - 3/2/2018
Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza 64 S Water St Mobile, AL 36602
Online registration not available.

Event Pricing

ItemReg. ClassPrice
Seminar RegistrationMember695.00
Seminar RegistrationNon Member850.00

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Attendee Roster

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Ms. Judith L. AdamsAlabama State Port AuthorityVice President, Marketing(251) 441-7003jadams@asdd.comADAMS, JUDITH18PRWORK
Ms. Kimberly AguillardMississippi State Port Authority at GulfportMedia & Marketing Manager(228) 865-4300kaguillard@shipmspa.comAGUILLARD, KIMBERLY18PRWORK
Ms. Sabrina J. Alexander, APRS. Alexander Consulting, Inc.Owner(251) 209-6866sabrina@salexanderconsulting.comALEXANDER, SABRINA18PRWORK
Ms. Aidy AlonzoPort of Palm BeachCommunications Manager(561) 383-4138aalonzo@portofpalmbeach.comALONZO, AIDY18PRWORK
Ms. Sandra AlvarezABConsultants  rosie@pocca.comALVAREZ, SANDRA18PRWORK
Ms. Mel ArsenaultMississippi State Port Authority at GulfportDirector of External Affairs(228) 865-4300marsenault@shipmspa.comARSENAULT, MEL18PRWORK
Mr. Arley BakerPort of Los AngelesSenior Director, Communications(310) 732-3093abaker@portla.orgBAKER, ARLEY18PRWORK
Mrs. Monifa BrathwaiteV.I. Port Authority  mbrathwaite@viport.comBRATHWAITE, MONIFA18PRWORK
Mrs. Sau F. Bridgewater-ChongCuracao Ports AuthorityManager PR & Communication s.bridgewater@curports.comBRIDGEWATER-CHONG, SAU18PRWORK
Ms. Debra A. CalhounWaterways Council, Inc.Senior Vice President(202) 765-2166dcalhoun@waterwayscouncil.orgCALHOUN, DEBRA18PRWORK
Mr. Andrew CameronAmerican Association of Port AuthoritiesCommunications and Membership Assistant(703) 684-5700acameron@aapa-ports.orgCAMERON, ANDREW18PRWORK
Ms. Patricia Cardenas, PPM   mpcardenas62@gmail.comCARDENAS, PATRICIA18PRWORK
Mrs. Sadé ChickPort of BeaumontManager of Corporate Affairs(409) 835-5367sc@portofbeaumont.comCHICK, SADE18PRWORK
Ms. Rosie CollinPort Corpus ChristiDirector of Community Relations(361) 882-5633Rosie@pocca.comCOLLIN, ROSIE18PRWORK
Ms. Sheri CollinsAlabama State Port AuthorityManager, Public Affairs(251) 441-7200scollins@asdd.comCOLLINS, SHERI18PRWORK
Mr. Jean EliePort EvergladesEnterprise Assistant Director(954) 468-0178jelie@broward.orgELIE, JEAN18PRWORK
Mr. Aaron E. Ellis, APR, Fellow PRSAAmerican Association of Port AuthoritiesDirector of Public Affairs(703) 706-4714aellis@aapa-ports.orgELLIS, AARON18PRWORK
Jake Epker, PhD  (251) 478-3044jepker@yahoo.comEPKER, JAKE18PRWORK
Ms. Kathy FrenchCaddo-Bossier PortDirector of Marketing and Sales(318) 524-2272 x 3305kathy@portsb.comFRENCH, KATHY18PRWORK
Ms. Cristina GalegoPort of GalvestonPublic Relations Manager(409) 766-6119cgalego@portofgalveston.comGALEGO, CRISTINA18PRWORK
Ms. Drexel GilbertDrexel GilbertSpeaker/Motivator/Author(251) 241-3186drexelg77@gmail.comGILBERT, DREXEL18PRWORK
Ms. Jasmine J. HaralsonPort of New OrleansCommunity Engagement Mgr(504) 528-3365Jasmine.Haralson@portnola.comHARALSON, JASMINE18PRWORK
Mr. Joe HarrisThe Port of VirginiaSenior Director, Media Relations(757) 683-2137jharris@portofvirginia.comHARRIS, JOE18PRWORK
Ms. Brooke Hendrickson    HENDRICKSON, BROOKE18PRWORK
Ms. Alexandra HernándezPort of South LouisianaPublic Information Officer(985) 653-0798ahernandez@portsl.comHERNANDEZ, ALEXANDRA18PRWORK
Mr. Ronnie HicksPort of Port Arthur Navigation DistrictDirector of Operations(409) 983-2029rhicks@portpa.comHICKS, RONNIE18PRWORK
Mr. Donnell Jackson    JACKSON, DONNELL18PRWORK
Ms. Tonya LambertUnited Bank  tonya.lambert@unitedbank.comLAMBERT, TONYA18PRWORK
Mr. Monday Moses LawaniEDO State GovernmentQuality and Assurance princelucky6420@gmail.comLAWANI, MONDAY18PRWORK
Mr. Steve LindenCanaveral Port AuthorityDirector - Communications & Public Affairs(321) 783-7831 x244slinden@portcanaveral.comLINDEN, STEVE18PRWORK
Ms. Mary Beth LongAmerican Association of Port AuthoritiesVice President of External Affairs(703) 706-4707mlong@aapa-ports.orgLONG, MARY BETH18PRWORK
Ms. Victoria LuceroPort of StocktonPublic Affairs Coordinator(209) 946-0246 x8293vlucero@stocktonport.comLUCERO, VICTORIA18PRWORK
Mr. James K. LyonsAlabama State Port AuthorityDirector & CEO(251) 441-7200jlyons@asdd.comLYONS, JAMES18PRWORK
Ms. Jenna MacDonaldBelledune Port AuthorityVP Marketing, Communications & Government Relations(506) 522-1204macdonald@portofbelledune.caMACDONALD, JENNA18PRWORK
Ms. Alinda MontfortPort EvergladesCommunications Manager(954) 468-0169amontfort@broward.orgMONTFORT, ALINDA18PRWORK
Ms. Andria Muñiz-AmadorPortMiamiDirector of Public Relations(305) 347-4962Andria.muniz-amador@miamidade.govMUNIZ-AMADOR, ANDRIA18PRWORK
Mrs. Christie NielsenPlaquemines Port, Harbor and Terminal DistrictDirector of Port Administration(504) 682-7920cnielsen@pphtd.comNIELSEN, CHRISTIE18PRWORK
Ms. Mehgan O'Connor    O'CONNOR, MEHGAN18PRWORK
Mr. Scott PoseyAM/NS CalvertDirector, Communications(251) 289-4480Scott.Posey@ArcelorMittal.comPOSEY, SCOTT18PRWORK
Ms. Linda PrudhommePort of South LouisianaDirector of Business Development(985) 653-0798lprudhomme@portsl.comPRUDHOMME, LINDA18PRWORK
Ms. Abbi RussellMaul Foster & AlongiSenior Communications Specialist  RUSSELL, ABBI18PRWORK
Mr. Scott RyeBlack Flag CommunicationsDirector(251) 753-6921scottrye@outlook.comRYE, SCOTT18PRWORK
Ms. Jennifer SchecterPort of New OrleansMarketing & Communications Manager(504) 528-3203Jennifer.Schecter@portnola.comSCHECTER, JENNIFER18PRWORK
Ms. Carol A. Scott, APR, Fellow PRSAHarris, DeVille & Associates, Inc.Senior Counselor(361) 813-8888cascott@hdaissues.comSCOTT, CAROL18PRWORK
Ms. Kimbra ScottPort of Muskogee  kimbra@muskogeeport.comSCOTT, KIMBRA18PRWORK
Ms. Samara SodosPort Tampa BayDirector of Public Relations(813) 905-7678ssodos@tampaport.comSODOS, SAMARA18PRWORK
Ms. Catherine SoperPort of EverettPublic Affairs Specialist(425) 259-3164catherines@portofeverett.comSOPER, CATHERINE18PRWORK
Ms. Kimberley StiffPort Authority of JamaicaAsst Vice President, Communications kstiff@portjam.comSTIFF, KIMBERLEY18PRWORK
Ms. Cheryl l. StockAlbany Port District CommissionSocial Media Director/ Office Manager(518) 463-8763Cstock@portofalbany.usSTOCK, CHERYL18PRWORK
Mr. Scott SummerfieldSAE CommunicationsPrincipal(925) 249-9320ssummerfield@saecommunications.comSUMMERFIELD, SCOTT18PRWORK