Session instructors, Cumbre judges and APRs
Nancy Partridge, APR
Nancy Partridge, APR, is an NMPRSA board member and chair of the Governance Committee. Since earning her APR in 2009 she has mentored other PRSA members in their pursuit of the credential. She is a Gold Cumbre winner in the public affairs category and is the recipient of more than 30 state and national press association awards. In her multifaceted career she has worked in journalism, public relations, nonprofit association management, consulting and technical writing.
Karli Massey, APR
Karli Massey, APR, is NMPRSA president-elect and APR chair. She also serves on the executive board for the PRSA Employee Communication section. She has won gold and bronze Cumbre Awards for her campaigns. Her 20+ career in communications and public relations career has afforded her opportunities to focus on employee engagement, public involvement, fundraising, and magazine writing. She pursued and achieved her APR in 2019 once realizing the need to finetune her PR skills after several failed Cumbre nominations.