Members Granted the APR+M in 2010-12

Congratulations to all who earned their APR+M from 2010–12.


  • Adam Shane Bashaw, APR+M
    Deputy Director, Public Affairs
    United States Marine Corps
    New Orleans, LA
  • Barbara Burfeind, APR+M
    Strategic Communications Director
    Defense Visual Information
    Alexandria, VA
  • Douglas Cannon, APR+M
    Asst Professor, Communication
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • Erin K. Dunn, APR+M
    Education Manager
    US Joint Forces Command
    Joint Public Affairs Support Element
    Suffolk, VA
  • Kelly Frushour, APR+M
    San Diego, CA
  • Robert Hastings, APR+M
    Senior VP, Communication
    Bell Helicopter
    Hurst, TX
  • Suzanne Holroyd, APR+M
    Crofton, MD
  • Lt. Col. Ann P. Knabe, APR+M
    Public Relations Instructor
    University of Wisconsin - Whitewater
    Whitewater, WI
  • Donald Miles, APR+M, Fellow PRSA
    Public Affairs officer
    NORAD/US Northern Command
    Peterson AFB, CO
  • Sean Benjamin Robertson, APR+M
    Suffolk, VA
  • Kashia M. Simmons, APR+M
    Public Affairs Officer
    US Army - CERDEC
    Brick, NJ
  • Dr. Kaye Sweetser, APR+M
    Associate Professor, Public Relations
    UGA Grady College
    Athens, GA


  • Sandra G. Arnold, MA, APR+M
    Department of Defense
    Galveston, TX
    Fort George G. Meade, MD
  • Loretta Eileen Erickson, APR+M
    Director, Communications & Marketing
    Society of American Military Engineers
    Alexandria, VA
  • Heather M. Paynter, APR+M
    Office of Corporate Communications
    Pentagon Force Protection Agency
    Falls Church, VA
  • Richard G. Steele, APR+M
    DVIDS Program Manager
    Defense Video & imagery Distribution System
    Alexandria, VA


  • David A. Benham, APR+M
    Lt. Commander
    U.S. Navy
    Poway, CA
  • Joyce P. Brayboy, APR+M
    Public Affairs Spec
    U.S. Army
    Fort George G. Meade, MD
  • James E. Brooks, APR+M
    Public Affairs Director
    U.S. Army Garrison, Italy
  • Stewart M. Coles, APR+M
    Public Affairs Officer
    Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force - Afgahnistan
    San Diego, CA
  • Josh Diddams, APR+M
    First Lieutenant, Public Affairs
    U.S. Marine Corps
    Arlington, VA
  • Theresa L. Donnelly, APR+M
    Action Officer
    Navy Public Affairs Support Element: West
    San Diego, CA
  • Deidre Forster, APR+M
    Public Affairs Officer
    Wyoming Military Department
    Cheyenne, WY
  • Jacqueline A. Guthrie, APR+M
    Director of Public Affairs
    Wisconsin Department of Military Affairs
    Madison, WI
    Fort George G. Meade, MD
  • Dennis M. Murphy, APR+M
    Prof, Info in Warfare
    Center for Strategic Leadership, U.S. Army War College
    Carlisle, PA
  • Christian Patterson, APR+M
    Deputy Director, Public Affairs
    Mississippi Military Department
    Clinton, MS