Advisory Council

The Advisory Council to the Global Alliance is a group of distiguished public relations and communication management professionals who have served the global public relations community. Their remit is to act as a sounding board for the Executive and Board and to offer support for some of the Global Alliance's key initiatives.


Led by the Immediate Past Chair, current Advisory Council members are involved in working on the Global Body of Knowledge Project, future World Public Relations Forums and International Integrated Reporting.


Members of the Advisory Council are:


Anne Gregory, FCIPR

GA Immediate Past Chair
University of Huddersfield
United Kingdom

Catherine Arrow, FPRINZ, FCIPR

GA Board Member, 2008-2015
Founder and Director
Unlocked PR & Social Capture
New Zealand

Daniel Tisch, APR, FCPRS

GA Board Member, 2007-2015
Argyle Communications

Annette Martell, ABC, MC, IABC Fellow

GA Board Member, 2009-2013
Consulting Associate
Tekara Organizational Effectiveness

Dorothee Hutter

GA Board Member, 2010-2014
Director Corporate Communications
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeti GmbH

Elina Melgin

GA Board Member, 2010-2013
Managing Director (PhD)
ProCom - The Finnish Association of Communication Professionals

Jean Valin, APR, FCPRS

GA Chair, 2004-2006
Valin Strategic Communications

John Paluszek

GA Chair, 2009-2011
Senior Counsel
Ketchum Public Relations