About APRA

Education Professional Development Committee

The Education Professional Development Committee develops and coordinates Apra educational programs. The committee oversees in-face and online programming for the year in accordance with the strategic plan and budget directed by the Apra Board of Directors. The committee provides strategic input on the direction of program planning for the future calendar year and works with staff to ensure that the quality of educational programs is maintained and advanced.


Jessica Balsam

Senior Director, Prospect Development
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
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Liz Clark

Director of Prospect Development
Creighton University
Omaha, NE
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Sarah Conner-Smith

Director of Strategic Engagement
Bryn Mawr College
Bryn Mawr, PA
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Sarah Daly
Board Liaison

Director of Prospect Development
Southern Methodist University
Dallas, TX
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Ryan Frank, MLIS



, CA
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Joseph M Gonzales

Director & Head, Prospect Development
International Rescue Committee
New York, NY
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Mandy Heath
Chair

Director, Research and Prospect Management
Florida International University
Miami, FL
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Lydia Kamicar
Staff Liaison

Education Director
Apra
Chicago, IL
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Rich Majerus

Vice President for Strategy and Planning
Queens University of Charlotte
Waterville, ME
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Adrian Annette Owen

Assistant Vice President for Advancement Services
LSU Foundation
Baton Rouge, LA
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