College of Fellows

PRINZ Fellows are members of significant standing, who are elected to become Fellows by the Fellows Executive and approved by National Council for induction into the College. Criteria include PRINZ membership for more than 10 years and a candidate would need to have a high degree of competence in the practice of public relations, have contributed significantly to the enhancement and development of the public relations profession and have contributed significantly to the enhancement and development of the Institute.

The College of Fellows, via its Executive and elected Fellows Chair are involved in mentoring APR candidates, undertake Award judging, and may be called on to consider an Ethics complaint.

A Life membership, the highest accolade from PRINZ, may be awarded to a Fellow in recognition of their significant service over a long period.

2018 College of Fellows Executive

  • Fiona Cassidy, Chair
  • Graeme Purches
  • Jackie Curtis
  • Michael Player
  • Cedric Allan
  • Lisa Finucane
  • Denise MacKay
  • Daniel Paul

PRINZ Fellow Nominations

Nominations for new Fellows are open until 31 March 2018. The nominations are reviewed by the College of Fellows Executive and sent to all Fellows for approval. Proposed new Fellows are then put forward to the National Council for confirmation.

If you have any questions please contact Elaine Koller on elaine@prinz.org.nz