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Director Ralph Jackson is elected to the PRCA PR & Communications Council

We are delighted to announce that Director Ralph Jackson has been elected to the PRCA PR & Communications Council, the think tank of the PR and communications industry. Ralph will take on this appointment alongside his other industry roles with PROI Worldwide

  • Member, PROI EMEA Region Crisis Group Committee
  • Member, PROI Practice on Business Consulting
  • Lead, PROI sub-committee on branding, part of the Business Consulting Practice


65 people were elected to the council from 122 nominations. Over 1,500 votes were cast by members of the PRCA. You can view the full list of those successfully elected here and watch a video of Francis Ingham revealing the results of the election here.  

We are very proud to have so many colleagues take on important roles within our industry.

In 2017 Chief Executive Tony Langham was appointed to the PRCA Management Board, which exists to ensure that the PRCA operates in the best interest of its members and the industry.

Lansons Chair, Clare Parsons, was appointed as Global Chair-Elect for PROI Worldwide. PROI Worldwide is the longest-running partnership of public relations agencies, founded in 1970. Since then, PROI has grown to encompass 75+ partner agencies with 5,000+ PR professionals across five continents, 50 countries and 100+ cities

Director Shirley Collyer is Chair of Global Communication Partners and CIPR International. Joint Managing Director and Financial Director, Stuart Graham and consultant Oshin Sharma are also members of the CIPR International Committee.

Digital Consultant Michael White is a Committee Member of the PRCA Digital Group and Public Affairs Consultant, Matthew Young, is a Member of The Young Consultants Committee of the APPC.